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Drink Beer, Love Life

3 Dec

“Beer is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy.” – Benjamin Franklin
Beer is the ultimate accessory to a good time. Not that it’s a necessity to drink booze to have a good time, but having a beverage often enhances the greatness of certain experiences.

For example, if you’re sitting on a dock at a cottage, how much better would it be if you were doing so with an ice cold Keith’s in your hand?

Exactly.

On theoatmeal.com, they have a great infographic of 20 things worth knowing about beer from it’s ingredients, to the production, to the differences between one kind over another to what parts of your body are affected by it.

Thorough, entertaining, and pretty darn funny. Click on the image above to check it out!

Sangeeta Says: Science Rules!

20 Nov

It does. When you have doubts, look towards Bill Nye the Science Guy. Sangeeta, having a Bachelors in science, has more input on this subject matter. She is a major smarty pants and an awesome journalism buddy.

She Blinded Me With Science!

True, that’s a bit of a biased opinion seeing how I am an unabashed science nerd, but I am still convinced that everyone should find something that interests them in the wide realm of science.

When you were little, don’t you remember all the fun you had figuring out the world around you and asking the question that is the bane of all parents’ existence: why?

If you boil it down to its most basic elements, this is what draws most scientists to their professions: a strong curiosity about the things we encounter on a day to day basis.

Back before science became a big deal, naturalists were the first explorers of the world around them; people who in their spare time observed the world around them and attempted to understand its properties and principles.

Seems simple enough doesn’t it?

Sure, the science experiments we conduct today seem like hopelessly confusing code of terms and equations, but for the most part it’s just a veneer of jargon, and with a little help you too can learn how to crack it! Continue reading

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