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Lots of small hops for man mean one giant leap for brewing-kind. Delaware-based Dogfish Head brewery has introduced a beer made with actual moon dust. The beer, called “Celest-jewel-ale,” is made in conjunction with ILC Dover, a Delaware engineering and manufacturing company that makes NASA’s space suits. ILC Dover procured the moon dust and also provided [Read More]
Workers at a Chinese zoo thought nobody would notice when they replaced a lion with a big dog. But then the dog barked. And didn’t really look like a lion. The state-run Beijing Youth Daily reports the zoo, in the People’s Park of Luohe in Henan province, tried to dupe visitors when it sent away its African [Read More]
If your multi-stage adventure race isn’t tough enough, add a handcart. That’s what the organizers of this week’s “Cowboy Tough Expedition Race” figured. The inaugural Wyoming race, which started Thursday, has 30 teams running, bicycling, and canoeing over 290-390 backcountry miles in 3.5 days. One of the stages runs through Martin’s Cove, a memorial to [Read More]
In San Francisco on Thursday, there was an uproar over a parking spot that sold for $82,000. But San Franciscans, you ain’t parked nothin’ yet. That’s because an IRS auction in Boston just netted $560,000 for two spots in the Back Bay neighborhood. The tandem spots were seized by the IRS from a tax cheat. [Read More]
The cats have taken over your computers, and soon they’ll take over Hollywood. Grumpy Cat, the perma-frowning star of many Internet memes, could now star in her own movie. The Wall Street Journal reported talent manager Ben Lashes helped Grumpy Cat’s owners negotiate a film option with Broken Road Productions this week. According to Deadline, [Read More]