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Apr. 12, 2013

Poring Over the Science of Coffee

Harold McGee explains the chemistry in your cup of joe.

coffee, drink, espresso, latte, caffeine, food, chemistry, Harold McGee, On Food and Cooking, Sam Penix, Everyman Espresso

May. 10, 2013

Experts Percolate on How to Brew Coffee

Brewmasters discuss how to get the most out of your grinds.

Sam Lewontin, Sam Penix, Everyman Espresso, Harold McGee, On Food and Cooking

Jun. 21, 2013

Coffee’s Natural Creamer

What’s that frothy stuff that sits on top of an espresso?

harold mcgee, on food and cooking, coffee, crema, food, coffee grounds

Jan. 01, 2010

Caffeine and Alcohol

New research reinforces why you shouldn't rely on a cup of coffee to sober you up after a midnight toast.

coffee, alcohol, intoxication, sober

Dec. 11, 2009

Coffee and Prostate Cancer

A study finds a link between increased coffee intake and decreased prostate cancer risk in men.

prostate cancer, coffee, health

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Meet The Balloonatics

\tIt's crunch time for the 'balloonatics' at Macy's Parade Studio. The balloons themselves, which are designed and fabricated in a warehouse in New Jersey, are getting their final checkup before the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. John Piper and Jim Artle take us around the studio and spill the secrets of inflation, explain how to calculate whether your balloon will float, and explain why the balloons look better after a little time in the sun.

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