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The Reverse Sear Steak is the Tip to Know this Summer

The Reverse Sear Steak is the Tip to Know this Summer

whiskeyandwings July 18, 2017 0

At this point, we’ve heard—probably literally—a million different ways to grill a steak. Char-grilled, flat top, cast-iron skillet… Hell, we’ve even heard about steak cooked in water. But a “new” method that’s popped up recently

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Temple Study: Extra-Virgin Olive Oil Preserves Memory & Protects Brain Against Alzheimer’s

Temple Study: Extra-Virgin Olive Oil Preserves Memory & Protects Brain Against Alzheimer’s

whiskeyandwings June 22, 2017 0

The Mediterranean diet, rich in plant-based foods, is associated with a variety of health benefits, including a lower incidence of dementia. Now, researchers at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University (LKSOM)

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Scientists Built a Synthetic Tongue to See if Your Whiskey is Legit

Scientists Built a Synthetic Tongue to See if Your Whiskey is Legit

whiskeyandwings June 10, 2017 0

Many snobs will tell you it takes decades of work and expertise to be able to distill, identify, and appreciate a fine whiskey. But now with the power of science you can tell the

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The Best Way to Barbecue, According to Science

The Best Way to Barbecue, According to Science

whiskeyandwings May 26, 2017 0

Unless you’re master barbecuer Ron Swanson himself, your grill game could probably use a little work — and fast, considering Memorial Day’s just around the corner. Thankfully, science is here to help. Greg Blonder

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Scientists Once Nuked Beer to See if It’d Still Be Drinkable After an Atomic Blast

Scientists Once Nuked Beer to See if It’d Still Be Drinkable After an Atomic Blast

whiskeyandwings April 19, 2017 0

When a nuclear bomb goes off, the destruction is as horrifying as it is extensive. Buildings crumble, almost anything combustible ignites, and scores of people die – some instantly, yet many more through burns

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Create a Custom Beer with Your DNA

Create a Custom Beer with Your DNA

whiskeyandwings April 4, 2017 0

Modern beer drinkers can be tough to please. With liquor store shelves overflowing with cinnamon IPAs and chocolate stouts, craft brewers are faced with the daunting task of finding recipes that will resonate with

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Company Says It Can Grow Real Chicken Meat In A Lab. Would You Eat It?

Company Says It Can Grow Real Chicken Meat In A Lab. Would You Eat It?

whiskeyandwings March 17, 2017 0

If chicken is on the menu for tonight’s dinner, you probably know it came from an actual chicken. But in the future, that piece of meat might have been grown in a lab. San

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Could Budweiser Actually Brew Beer on Mars?

Could Budweiser Actually Brew Beer on Mars?

whiskeyandwings March 14, 2017 0

If we fly to Mars, there’s a few things we can’t forget to pack: houses, protection from solar winds, dummy!), and of course, beer. At an SXSW panel on Saturday in Austin, Budweiser announced

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It’s Official: Astronauts Can Grow Potatoes in Martian Soil

It’s Official: Astronauts Can Grow Potatoes in Martian Soil

whiskeyandwings March 9, 2017 0

In The Martian, astronaut Mark Watney starts growing a farm on Mars using the potatoes meant for Thanksgiving dinner. As it turns out, this might actually be possible in real life if humans ever

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New Study Says Getting Drunk Can Actually Improve Your Memory

New Study Says Getting Drunk Can Actually Improve Your Memory

whiskeyandwings March 9, 2017 0

Anyone who’s ever woken up bewildered after a night of hard drinking is well aware of alcohol’s relationship with memory. The usual questions — Where am I? How did I get here? Where are

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