Beer to Batteries – A CU Boulder Innovation

Beer to Batteries – A CU Boulder Innovation

CU Boulder scientists learned to use beer brewing wastewater to make batteries. Brewery wastewater is expensive to get rid of. It cannot be flushed down the sewer. But it’s an ideal medium for bio-manufacturing batteries. To start the process, scientists take the beer wastewater and add fungal spores. The containers are shaken and heated for Read more about Beer to Batteries – A CU Boulder Innovation[…]

Boulder begins taxing sugar sweetened drinks

Boulder begins taxing sugar sweetened drinks

ANY WAY.>>>IT TASTE SO GOOD. OBESITY AND DIABETES LEAD TO RISING HEALTHCARE COSTS, MOST PEOPLE ARE BLAMING SUGARY DRINKS. TODAY THE SUGARY DRINK TAX TAKES EFFECT IN BOULDER.>>Reporter: HERE AT GROCERY STORES, IN BOULDER, COLORADO, UC NATURAL AND HEALTHY WRITTEN ON EVERYTHING. STARTING TODAY, EVEN IF IT SAYS ORGANIC, IF IT HAS SUGAR IN IT, Read more about Boulder begins taxing sugar sweetened drinks[…]

This 1,100-Year-Old Beer’s For You: Recreating Ancient Ales

This 1,100-Year-Old Beer’s For You: Recreating Ancient Ales

(mysterious music) (bubbling) – With a lot of ancient cultures, we focus on the kings, the aristocratic elite. But that makes up such a minor percentage of the population, I want to know what I would have been drinking if I went into a pub 1100 years ago. My name is Travis Rupp. I make Read more about This 1,100-Year-Old Beer’s For You: Recreating Ancient Ales[…]