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July 24, 2019


Color-Coded Glass

Beer bottles are colored for very specific reasons. if the light-sensitive hops that give the drink flavor are exposed to too much light, the beer will be “light struck,” and will take on a foul taste.

September 21, 2018


Does The Shape Of A Beer Glass Actually Affect How You Drink?

Scientists studied how a glass’s shape might influence the rate at which someone consumes beer.

July 13, 2018


Alcohol Makes Pie Crust And Fried Fish Better

Want to have the best pie crust around? We’ve got a tip for you: vodka.

August 21, 2012


Check out all that barley beer!

How Is Barley Turned Into Beer?

Did you know that the majority of the world's barley harvest is destined for beer production.

May 3, 2012


A lot goes into making milk taste great!

Ultraviolet Light May Be Used To Replace Pasteurization

Scientists believe they have a high-tech use for one of nature's natural anti-bacterial agents, ultraviolet light. They can use it to replace pasteurization.

November 23, 2011


Teens tend to make poor decisions when they are under pressure.

Why Do Teens Make Dumb Decisions?

Teens are not dumb. In fact, they're pretty smart. What they often lack is what psychologists call impulse control.

October 17, 2011


Curbing Methane Emissions With Microbes

Cows, goats, and sheep require symbiotic microbes to help digest the plant biomass that they eat, and some of these microbes make methane.

October 8, 2010


Let’s Have A Toast To Our Top 6 Alcohol Related Stories!

A Moment of Science answers your questions about creating, mixing and drinking alcohol.

February 26, 2010


Wine And Beer: Different Types Of Alcohol, Same Basic Process

How are wine and beer similar? How are they different?

January 28, 2010


What Beer Does To Your Brain

What exactly happens to your body after you have a glass of beer?

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