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2.19.19

Coconut Drink Maker Ridiculed for Ads Claiming It Increases Breast Size

Coconut Palm has since taken back claims like "Drinking more coconut milk every day can make [your] breasts fuller."

7.12.18

15 Non-Alcoholic Drinks to Get You Through Dry January and Beyond

It's day 3 and you're already tired of seltzer and Diet Coke, aren't you?

5.24.18

This DJ Turned Bespoke Ice Cubes Into a Career

"I think the cubes are very mesmerizing objects to have in your drink, and it kind of brings up all these questions: How did it get in there? How is it floating?"

5.11.18

A Desperate Plea for Everyone I Know to Stop Hoarding Old Jars

In this edition of Actually, we explore the phenomenon of people who feel the need to save and drink out of crusty spaghetti sauce jars.

5.2.18

Residents of the World's Most Polluted City Are Turning to 'Oxygen Cocktails' and 'Lung Teas'

Advertisements for one of the dubious drinks promise that “one oxygen cocktail is equal to a three-hour walk in a lush forest."

3.18.17

How a Spilled Soda Grounded an American Airlines Flight

As if air travel isn't stressful enough, imagine some rogue ginger ale sending your flight into chaos.

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6.15.16

Why It's So Hard to Determine If Food and Drinks Cause Cancer

The World Health Organization took coffee off it's list of possible carcinogens, but added "hot beverages."

12.2.15

NASA's New Cups Will Change the Way Astronauts Drink in Space

Astronauts typically drink through straws, from bags filled with everything from water to coffee to cocoa. But a new cup developed by NASA dubbed the “Capillary Beverage Experiment” makes use of the “combined effects of surface tension, wetting, and...

10.28.15

How Much Should a Cup of Coffee Actually Cost?

We investigate if you're really getting ripped off, or are just a caffeine addicted parasite feeding off the third world.

5.14.15

The Guy From '10 Things I Hate About You' Who Started a Religion Had His Temple Raided for Kombucha

"Part of our spiritual practice is drinking kombucha," a temple spokesman told us.

8.26.14

Voss Water Is Bullshit

"Voss" could be the name of a cult European fashion designer. It could be the name of a guy in an 80s synth-pop trio. But it's not. It's water—overpriced, overrated, bottled water.