Aluminum Cans

Core77 Reader's Wife Designs the Perfect Beer Can Opening

...in ".02 seconds"<p>After seeing our post on The Design Evolution of Beer Can Openings, reader Devin Sidell's wife may have designed the perfect beer …

Design

The million-dollar cans vs. bottles question: What is the drinking occasion?

Cellar Door cans | Courtesy of Stillwater ArtisanalIn December or January, many breweries set production schedules that lay out their releases for …

Beer

There could actually be a link between a longer life and consuming caffeine

I really don’t think I’m exaggerating when I say coffee is life.<p>I really hate that expression. It’s on a par to people misusing the word literally, …

Longevity

Amazing Bets That You Will Always Win Episode 16

Richard Wiseman of Quirkology has returned with episode 16 of <i>10 Amazing Bets That You Will Always Win</i>. This time around, Richard demonstrates how to …

Star Wars

Beer in Cans for Concerts Maybe, and More Intel - Eater DC

<b>Beer Cans, Finally</b><p>A Virginia House of Delegates bill is considering allowing concertgoers at certain Va. venues to enjoy their beer and wine in aluminum cans — rather than the paper/plastic disposable cups of yore, reports <i>Washington Business Journal</i>. It’s for certain venues only — curiously, Wolf …

Beer

How to Melt Aluminum

Aluminum is one of the most heavily used metals in modern manufacturing. Its durability and plasticity make it an ideal material for multiple …

Aluminum

8 Photography Tricks & Hacks Using Common Household Items

Are you looking to spice up your photography? You might want to hold off on buying the pricey camera accessory you’ve had your eye on. Objects that …

Hacking

Starbucks Has 3 New Beverages for People Who Really Love Chocolate

If you thought Starbucks‘ continual stream of new winter beverages would end after Christmas, you were oh so wrong.<p>The coffee chain is doing its part …

Starbucks

Everyone has favorite Christmas traditions. Here are some fun ones.

I have several family traditions that I look forward to every year, but the most memorable one dates back to my childhood. When I was young, I used to get a call from Santa Claus on Christmas Eve. The Santa Claus — or so I thought. I just couldn’t believe that Santa took time out from delivering …

Lifestyle

6 Foods That Keep You Warm In Chilling Winter

When the chill of winter seeps through your winter wear; you crave for that hot cup of coffee or tea with hot snacks more than anything. It is nice …

Food

The Long, Arduous Process of Getting Aluminum Out of Dirt

But it is possible, even in your own backyard.<p>You might not realize it, but there's all kinds of metal—precious and otherwise—hiding in plain site in the world around you. There's platinum in roadside dust, and gold inside your computer. If you know the right chemistry, you can get it out. There's …

Aluminum

Recycling Facts

Paper<p>Recycling 1 ton of paper saves 17 mature trees, 7,000 gallons of water, 3 cubic yards of landfill space, and 2 barrels of oil.<br>• Every ton of paper …

Recycling

Cans of craft beer are the ultimate stocking filler | Spectator Life

Whether weighing heavily on the mantelpiece of expectation or lying lumpy on the lower legs of early morning anticipation, Christmas stockings seldom match up to the hype caused by their mysterious midnight arrival.<p>Rather than pad them out with some chestnuts, a Satsuma, a gold chocolate coin or …

Beer

How to Make Authentic Enchilada Sauce

I’m right there with you when it comes to that last minute rush to get dinner on the table. Those time when it seems its all you can muster to pull a …

Henriott Group

Prevent Slips and Falls with a Solid Response Plan<p>Let’s get into the weeds of school safety.<p>Most school personnel I talk to deservedly boast about …

Flying While Fat Isn’t Just Uncomfortable, It’s Heartbreaking

Unless you’re one of those people who can afford to book yourself a personal room in first class (that’s going to set you back $21,000 per trip), or at least a “pod” that gives you the ability to lean back a few inches to sleep, you probably don’t like flying. Not only is it uncomfortable and …

Bless This Stuff Gift Guide 2016

Most people agonize over what to cook for dinner every day, well now you can shake up your cooking routine with the Foodie Dice. The fun and …

DIY Project: How to Build a Soda Can Heater

It won’t heat your whole house, but it will do a pretty good job keeping your garage, greenhouse, or other small area warm.This is a perfect DIY …

DIY

This is what happens when you stick a beer can to your WiFi router. The result is incredible.

Whether at home or in the office, there are many different factors that can cause poor WiFi reception. Thick walls with reinforced concrete, …

Routers

Bottle, can or draft — which is actually the best way to drink beer?

In the early days of craft beer, getting liquid from tank to table meant packaging it in either a bottle or a keg. For most, cans weren't a …

Beer

Watch: How to Make Hard Apple Cider, From Grove to Bottle - Eater

With leaves falling and temperatures cooling, it's a fine time to enjoy a glass of apple cider. The autumnal beverage can be had in its non-alcoholic state, but if you're really looking for a warmer-upper, you'll want a hard variety. What goes into making hard cider? This video from How to Make …

Cider

Beer is the New Vinyl: Boston-Based Band Releases Album on a Beer Can

At a time when bands’ albums can drop anywhere from Spotify to cassette tape, finding an interesting, new way to get one’s music in the hands of new …

Beer

‘The first studio album ever released on a beer can’

The Massachusetts craft brewery created the 7.5% ABV Imperial Session IPA for the album’s release.<p>The only way to obtain the album is to get the beer …

Beer

German court rules beer cannot be advertised as 'wholesome'

A German court has ruled that a brewery cannot use the word "wholesome" to advertise beer. It found the term, used on three brews, violated EU laws on health claims.<p>The centuries-old Clemens Härle Brewery in the southern town of Leutkirch can no longer advertise its beer as "wholesome," a German …

Beer

This Band Released Their New Album On A Beer Can

Beer and music go hand-in-hand. there’s not doubt about that. Boston rock band The Lights Out believes in this concept so much that they’re releasing …

Beer

Indie Bands Teams With Brewery To Release Album On A Beer Can

I'll admit that when I read the press release headline, I was hoping that the beer can turned into a playable disc. Not quite...<p>This fall, drinkers …

Beer

Chili Brown Sugar Oven Beer Can Chicken

<i>Chili Brown Sugar Oven Beer Can Chicken</i><p>A few months ago I sat at a table with a mess of brewers and beer people. The conversation turned to the water …

Food & Dining

5 of the Oddest Ways to Start a Fire

Burn, baby, burn.<p>Whether you're on Team Matches or Team Lighter, it's pretty easy to get a flame going whenever you need one. But where's the fun and the can-do spirit in pushing a button or striking a match against a box? These people came up with weird and fascinating ways to get a flame …

Beer Can Cabbage is the kooky, tasty treat you need at your next cookout | Cooking

<b>Author note:</b> The tamarind baste can be substituted with barbecue sauce or a honey and chicken stock mixture. Tamarind paste can be purchased at some …

BBQ