Zach Kribs

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Taming the Green Fairy: 3 Absinthe Cocktails to Know

<i>The Green Fairy. La Fée Verte.</i> To say that absinthe is legendary would be an understatement. Even those who don't imbibe have heard absinthe …

6 Essential Cocktails for April Entertaining

1 of 6<p>English Rose<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 6<p>Airmail Punch<p>3 of 6<p>Coal Miner's Daughter<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 6<p>Ready Fire Aim<p>Advertisement<p>5 of 6<p>Prince's …

This Is the Most Amazing Cocktail Ice We’ve Ever Seen

Ice matters. Using the right size and shape can enhance a drink's flavor. As it turns out, ice can also greatly up a drink's artistic value. Beam …

How to Build a Cocktail, Visualized

Back in 1974, a curious construction-style chart of cocktails was made by some employees of the US Department of Agriculture Forest Service. It …

Cocktail of the week: Cocchi Spritz

British Summer Time kicks in on Sunday, so a refreshing, warm-weather tipple is in order<p>People of Britain, rejoice – <b>daylight saving hours</b> kick in on Sunday. Not only does the start of British Summer Time mean darker mornings (so your treasured lie-in on a Saturday doesn’t get disturbed by rays of …

A Flowchart to Help You Choose the Right Coffee Brewing Method

There are a lot of brew methods out there, so how do you know which one's right for you? It all depends on what you're looking for, which is why we …

Learn About Coffee by Eating Apples

When coffee professionals talk about acidity in a brew, they’re not referring to the beverage’s number on a pH scale. In fact, coffee has relatively …

The hidden tricks of powerful persuasion

Are we always in control of our minds? As David Robson discovers, it’s surprisingly easy to plant ideas in peoples’ heads without them realising.<p>Are we all just puppets on a string? Most people would like to assume that they are free agents – their fate lies in their own hands. But they’d be wrong. …

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9 of the Most Famous Whiskey Drinkers in History and Today

For whiskey lovers, there's little better than ending a long day with a glass of whiskey. And no matter how famous you are, this simple pleasure can't be replaced.<p>Some may prefer Scotch or bourbon, others rye or Japanese whisky. Either way, all you need to indulge in this simple pleasure is a …

Absinthe Is Back: The Green Fairy Returns

Absinthe was a 19th century bestselling spirit, before the wine industry besmirched its reputation. Now the green stuff is back, along with many …

ArchDaily's 50 Best Houses of 2014

For another year, in 2014 ArchDaily has featured hundreds of houses from designers around the globe, with homes that appear to float above ground, …

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No Barista Needed: How To Brew Your Own Coffee At Home

Emily Dullea of Toby's Estate Coffee shows us the easiest and best ways to make the perfect cup of coffee at home—in under five minutes.<p>Why start off your morning waiting in line at your local coffee shop when you can relax with your own perfect, homemade cup of coffee at home? While brewing your …

Scientist to eat lab-grown beefburger

On Monday, just after lunchtime, Dr Mark Post will make culinary (and scientific) history by cooking a beefburger and eating it. Which sounds mundane except that this burger cost €250,000 to make and has been painstakingly assembled from meat grown in his laboratory at Maastricht University.<p>Post's …

A Clock That Tells Time With Breath Instead of Numbers | WIRED

Max Schmidt's Breath Clock keeps track of time through cycles of an inflated balloon. <i>Image: Max Schmidt</i><p>Breathing Clock aims to remove our rigid …

Would You Eat These Plates Of Living, Breathing Food?

Sushi connoisseurs know that wiggling and writhing equal freshness. But one foodie designer foresees a future in which we create new life just to eat (while it’s still alive).<p>We’ll probably eat lab-grown meat one day. It’ll be more ethical and environmentally friendly than the cow-grown stuff, plus …

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5 Amazing Antarctic Research Buildings

New designs make suffering through freezing desolation in the name of research actually look okay.<p>It's not easy designing buildings for the harsh conditions of Antarctica: architects have to account for ever-piling snow, freezing cold, and violent winds. A new touring exhibition opening next week,</i> …

Florian Schulz Photographer (r) a massive gathering of devil rays move through the waters near Baja California, Mexico

The 'Sink-Urinal' Saves Water, Encourages Men To Wash Hands

<i>In a blog series we're calling "Weekly Innovation," we'll explore an interesting idea, design or product that you may not have heard of yet. (Have an innovation to share?</i>Use this quick form<i>.)</i><p>A Latvian designer named Kaspars Jursons is trying to help solve European water shortages by redesigning the …

Alternative Grilling: Smoked Bone Marrow

<b>I love the Fourth of July and all,</b> but, when it comes to grilling, I'm glad it's over. It's a glass half-full/half-empty thing. If you think of it as a boring culinary outing, when the type of cheese that goes on a burger or the style of mustard that tops a hot dog is about as adventurous as it …

Surreal Monochrome Images Shot Beneath the Sea

Ever since Hengki Koentjoro received a pocket camera as a child, he has been hooked on cameras. This passion ultimately led him to pursue an …

The Battle Of Gettysburg Day 2: The Charge To Win 300 Seconds

<i>Read the Esquire Gettysburg Reenactment series in its entirety here.</i><p><b>In the immediate years</b> after the American Civil War the most significant thing that can be noted, in terms of the historical record, is the silence. Some generals, lauded or disgraced, were already putting pen to paper, even during …

Articles about modern box home rural wisconsin on Dwell.com - Dwell

After a devastating fire, architect David Salmela designs a house to replace a beloved lakeside retreat in Wisconsin.<p>Smitten from the start with a 1970s concrete villa in rural Belgium, a resident and her designer embark on a sensitive renovation...<p>Inspired by her natural surroundings, a Dutch felt …

Your Choice In Utensils Can Change How Food Tastes

Being "born with a silver spoon in your mouth" has long been known to have advantages. Apparently, eating off a silver spoon also has its perks — it seems to make your food taste better.<p>That's the word from a group of researchers who've been studying how cutlery, dishes and other inedible …

How Hijackers Commandeered Over 130 American Planes — In 5 Years

Author: Brendan I. Koerner. Brendan I. Koerner Security<p>Date of Publication: 06.18.13.<p>Time of Publication: 6:30 am. 6:30 am<p><i>For several years during</i> …