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This needs to get funded! Share widely. 
Tamara Saviano is raising funds for Without Getting Killed or Caught - Guy Clark Film on Kickstarter! A film about revered troubadour Guy Clark—The Dean of Texas Songwriters—The Dylan Thomas of American Music—Pancho to Van Zandt's Lefty.
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As the craft beer industry grows, so are options for learning to brew. More colleges are now introducing degree programs to teach the art and science of beer-making.
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Beer & Biodiversity: ecology of small businesses 
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If the cries of ‘Je suis Charlie’ were sincere, the western world would be convulsed with worry and anger about the Wallström affair. It has all the ingredients for a… Read more
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We are coming up on 5 years anniversary of the #BP oil spill in Gulf of Mexico. #neverforget
How scientists tracked the fate of Deepwater Horizon oil and its impact.
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Seriously needs to stop.
We British may be proud of our real ales - but we have a serious problem when it comes to marketing. Radhika Sanghani lists the worst offenders - and shows that some breweries have sexism on tap
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It's always been out of control. As a woman I would not be attracted to a beer more if it had a penis on it, so does having a sexy name or sexy woman depicted on the label draw you to it more? Curious?
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There has been a lot of controversy surrounding the Budweiser Super Bowl craft beer commercial and their acquisition of Elysian Brewing Co. Here are some reasons why it is important to keep the craft in craft beer.
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I fully agree.
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Beers consumed on the anniversary of my 36th revolution around the sun with world's Awesomest family. (and a pear 🍐 cake 🎂 )! 
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Bryggeri Fängelset founder and brewmaster
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  • Bryggeri Fängelset
    Founder/Brewmaster, 2012 - present
  • Deep Sea News
    Assistant Editor, 2007 - 2013
  • Self-Employed
    Independent Scientist and Writer, 2008 - 2013
  • Scientific American
    Blogger, 2011 - 2012
  • UNC Wilmington
    Research Assistant/Lecturer, 2010 - 2011
  • Duke University
    Research Technician, 2008 - 2010
  • Pennsylvania State University
    Graduate Teaching & Research Assistant, 2004 - 2008
  • University of California, Davis
    Research Assistant, 2002 - 2004
  • Wild Bird Center of Monterey
    Sales Associate, 2002 - 2002
  • Monterey Peninsula College
    Academic Support Services, 2001 - 2002
  • Monterey Bay Aquarium
    Penguin caretaker, sea otter tracker, 2001 - 2002
  • Studio 880
    Audio Engineer, 1999 - 2000
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American ecologist turned brewery owner and brewmaster in Västervik, Sweden!
Introduction
Former deep sea biologist, science writer and communications consultant. Moved to Sweden in 2012 to escape to socialist paradise (and because my wife is from here) and now owner and brewmaster of Västervik's microbrewery Bryggeri Fängelset (check the brewery out on Google + too!)
Education
  • Penn State
    M.Sc. Biology, 2004 - 2008
  • University of California, Davis
    B.Sc. Evolution and Ecology, 2002 - 2004
  • Conservatory of Recording Arts & Sciences
    Diploma Audio Engineering, 1999 - 1999
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Ölfestival kommer till Kalmar
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Nästa sommar kommer mikrobryggerier från hela landet till Kalmar. I dagarna blev det klart att Ängö Kvartersbryggeri kommer stå värd för fes

Kickass kids cover Led Zeppelin songs on xylophones!
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Here’s a delightful video of the Louisville Leopard Percussionists during rehearsal sessions for their cover versions of Led Zeppelin’s “Kas

Dogfish Head’s Sam Calagione Squares Off Against Budweiser
www.mensjournal.com

The craft brewing icon explains why he'd never sell out.

Sweden Rising: Beer Culture Booms in Scandinavian Country
allaboutbeer.com

With new breweries popping up in Stockholm and Gothenburg, it's a great time for beer lovers to flock to Sweden.

Alcohol archaeology: I recreate beverages with heritage - opinion - 31 D...
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Resurrecting ancient beers and wines is a subtle alchemy, but Patrick McGovern knows all the tricks. Who's for an Etruscan ale?

Ability to consume alcohol may have shaped primate evolution
news.sciencemag.org

Study fingers when our ancestors evolved the ability to metabolize ethanol

Craft Beer Business is Booming | TapHunter
gettaphunter.com

The business of craft beer is booming. With thousands of additional planned breweries, it's clear that craft beer is not a fading trend in A

Pour me another
www.economist.com

LEBANON'S newest microbrewery sits in the shadow of an unfinished aquarium on the shores of Batroun, a coastal town. The eco-themed brewery'

13 Boss Bluegrass Covers of Your Favorite Pop Songs
www.thebluegrasssituation.com

In this post-Mumfords world, bluegrass and Top 40 no longer occupy opposite ends of the musical spectrum. Guys with banjos and vests sometim

The Hobbit Series of Beers ships this week, coming very soon
beerpulse.com

UPDATE 1: BevLink tells BeerPulse that distribution will begin "in the west" [presumably through the Great Artisan Beverages network] though

Bryggeri Fängelset | New Rule Changes At Systembolaget Limit Our Brewery...
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It came randomly one morning in May, a call from a man at Systembolaget HQ. He spoke so fast in his “Stockholmska” that I asked him to pleas

Stöd namninsamling : Anpassa Systembolagets sortimentsmodeller för Sveri...
namninsamling.se

Stöd namninsamling - Anpassa Systembolagets sortimentsmodeller för Sveriges småbryggerier!

Playlist: First Aid Kit's Folk Heroes
www.clashmusic.com

The title says it all, really. Fresh from playing Latitude on the weekend just gone, First Aid Kit have put us together a playlist of their

Bettendorf Paraolympian Yohe will lead parade
qctimes.com

Andy Yohe will lead the Bettendorf Fourth of July parade in the summer heat, but he does some of his best work in the cold.

Brewer declares war on ‘hipsters’
www.thedrinksbusiness.com

South Africa's Garagista Beer Co. has released a series of adverts poking fun at the trendsetting group's penchant for craft beer and its pe

Can the City of Light Become the City of Beer?
theplate.nationalgeographic.com

I was in Paris last week—French agricultural structure is part of my ongoing research—and because it was late spring, I expected to see new

How India pale ale conquered the world
www.economist.com

INDIA pale ale (IPA) had a good claim to be the first global beer, before lager took a grip on the world’s tipplers. Now IPA, an amber, hop-

Sacre Brew Nanobrewery
www.indiegogo.com

Raising funds for brewing equipment for making hand-crafted, artisanal beer in Wolverhampton.