- The extreme drought in the US Southwest has brought the issues of water use into the media spotlight. The one-two punch of climate change and political turf battles that have plagued the area since the Wild West have upped the ante for rethinking our policies.
In Search of a Cure for the Dreaded Hangover
Can science help defeat the physical aftereffects of drinking too much alcohol—if not the regrets?
New Rules Allow Booze, Fruit and Water to Be Labeled "Gluten-Free"
New labeling guidelines let liquor manufacturers in on the gluten-free trend
Should Vodka Be Marketed as Gluten-Free?
Controversy erupts over new labeling law
Barreling Ahead: Whiskey-Makers Break Cherished Traditions to Create New Flavors
Armed with modern analytic tools, distillers are studying the wood in the barrels and experimenting with the aging process. Is nothing sacred?