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[VIDEO] Astronauts Make Pizza in Space

Astronauts at the International Space Station created a video of themselves making pizza in zero gravity. (UPI) — Astronauts at the International Space Station created a video of themselves making pizza in zero gravity. Italian astronaut Paolo [...]

Astronaut Food: A Brief History Of Space Food Sticks

Space Food Sticks are a living monument to golden years of the Space Age. In the formative years of space travel, food represented a major hurdle for NASA technicians. Keeping it fresh, tasty and safe was tricky business. The first brave souls who [...]

Enjoy That Cup of Coffee! Your Total Comes to $55

To justify eye-popping prices, high-end java spots use rare beans, fancy machines, elaborate preparations and heaps of hyperbole. NEW YORK— Charles Passy reports: In this hyper-caffeinated city, you don’t have to venture far to find an [...]

[PHOTOS] An Afternoon Yokohama, Japan

Translated: The kanban says “Family Pub”. Near the Nishi ward office in Yokohama. I wonder how long this establishment has been serving liquor to families? Like many of the building exteriors in the neighborhood, it appears to be [...]

More Transparency Is Coming To Ethiopian Coffee

Zac Cadwalader reports: Changes are coming to the Ethiopian coffee market. Often plagued with traceability issues due in no small part to the mandatory role the Ethiopia Commodity Exchange (ECX) plays in exporting green coffee, the Ethiopian [...]

Hip To Be Square

Square watermelons sit at a transshipment point of a Japan Agricultural Cooperatives branch in Zentsuji, Kagawa Prefecture. The ornamental fruit’s shipments have just begun with about 420 watermelons to be sent mainly to department stores in the [...]

[VIDEO] Hong Kong’s Soho Then and Now

With a penchant for being the underdog, and their commitment to pushing boundaries, and setting trends in hospitality and restaurant operations, Christopher Mark and Syed Asim Hussain built their restaurant empire in Soho way before it transformed [...]

Amazon Is Leading Tech’s Takeover of America

Tentacles of a handful of tech giants are reaching into industries no one ever expected them to, reshaping our world in their image. Christopher Mims reports: Why does a phone maker get into banking transactions? Why does a social network build a [...]