Grab a big ol’ Pint of Science tonight!

http://gentlemantraveller.com/category/food-drink/page/1/?COLLCC=3585635152 Pint-of-Science-US

Illichivs’k Two of my favorite things in one place tonight: science and beer. I feel great things are about to happen.

http://unasttropez.com/?p=741 Come out to Beer Bistro North tonight for Pint of Science, featuring yours truly along with Dr. Scott Carney of UIUC and Dr. Adam Flynn of Forelight. Should be a good time!

Get all the details here – and don’t worry about the ‘sold out’ thing…the nice folks at Beer Bistro North will still pour you a beer and let you eavesdrop at the back of the bar!

Beer Bottle Explosions

That jack-ass frat boy was actually doing a science experiment. Who knew?

In the greatest “I totally wasted my graduate career researching the wrong thing” moment ever, a group out of Madrid has researched the physics behind the beer volcano that erupts when you tap the top of someone else’s bottle. Allow me to explain:

If you’re curious to know more, the fine folks at NPR had a great story on it, too.

Hooray beer!