Surprising Science

Surprising Science

Fri, Jul 25, 2014 11:55 am

Mixologists can be quite crafty with their concoctions, straining bourbon into glasses smoked with pipe tobacco or garnishing rum with flecks of edible gold glitter. But can alcoholic beverages themselves—wine, beer, liquor and cocktails—be considered works of art? 

Tue, Jul 15, 2014 8:52 am

A month or so before he died, Alexander Imich, the world’s oldest man, asked a friend, “How long can this go on?”