Sea Salt Around The World Is Contaminated By Plastic

  Two fragments of blue microplastic surrounded by diatom phytoplanktonPhoto by: seen under a microscope Sea salt around the world has been contaminated by plastic pollution, adding to experts’ fears that microplastics are becoming ubiquitous in the environment and finding … Continue reading Sea Salt Around The World Is Contaminated By Plastic

This $17.50 whisky has been named among the best in the world

Budget supermarket Aldi won two gold medals at an international spirits award for its Scotch whiskies. Aldi’s £12.99 ($17.39) Highland Black beat out competition which retails at nearly three times the price. The whiskies also won six silver medals at the International Spirits … Continue reading This $17.50 whisky has been named among the best in the world

Medieval Europeans Didn’t Have Tupperware, They Had Pastry Coffins

The barely edible container was the progenitor of pie. EVEN ON HALLOWEEN, PRYING OPEN the lid of a stiff, sealed coffin would be considered a ghastly endeavor. But in Medieval Europe, sawing the top off a well-executed coffin revealed something delicious, … Continue reading Medieval Europeans Didn’t Have Tupperware, They Had Pastry Coffins