22 11, 2019

Meet The New, Foldable Coffee Cup (Cool Weird Awesome 177)

By |2019-11-22T05:58:04-05:00November 22nd, 2019|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , |

Some research suggests those plastic tops for disposable coffee cups make up five percent of the millions of tons of plastic waste that end up in the ocean each year. The Unocup aims to do something about that. It's a paper cup that folds up to become its own top! Plus: there's goat yoga and alpaca yoga, but Zoo Miami may top them all with its new Yoga With The Rhinos program.

2 09, 2019

It’s All Pumpkin Spice From Here On Out (Cool Weird Awesome 118)

By |2019-09-03T08:59:47-04:00September 2nd, 2019|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , , , |

Summer is through, which means the start of our annual time to consume and/or complain about products flavored with pumpkin spice. It was in the mid-90s that this blend of cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg, allspice and cloves started its rise to power, and there's no stopping it now, really. Plus: did you know that hundreds of years ago pumpkin spice may have given us New York City?

12 07, 2019

Drinking Coffee Out Of Coffee Cups Made From Coffee (Cool Weird Awesome 82)

By |2019-08-09T13:09:50-04:00July 12th, 2019|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , , |

Coffee grounds can be recycled in all kinds of ways, including lots of products. And the most meta product of all is from KaffeeForm, which uses coffee grounds to make coffee cups.