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Going to Ground: How Used Coffee Beans Can Help Your Garden and Your Health

Tien Huynh, RMIT University Did you know that your morning cup of coffee contributes to six million tonnes of spent coffee gro

Sorry, baristas: instant coffee has the smallest carbon footprint (but don’t overfill the kettle)

Maartje Sevenster, CSIRO Drinking coffee makes many of us feel good, so it makes sense that we would want to feel good about h

Research Check: does drinking coffee help you live longer?

Ian Musgrave, University of Adelaide There’s only one thing better than a hot cup of coffee in the morning: a new research p

Three or Four Cups of Coffee a Day Does You More Good than Harm – Our New Study Suggests

Robin Poole, University of Southampton Drinking moderate amounts of coffee – about three or four cups a day – is more like

I’ve Always Wondered: Why Does Lemon Juice Lighten the Colour of Tea?

Nenad Naumovski, University of Canberra and Duane Mellor, Coventry University This is an article from I’ve Always Wondered,

Sustainable Shopping: Here’s How to Find Coffee That Doesn’t Cost the Earth

Aaron Gove, Curtin University The morning coffee ritual is serious business; Australians drink roughly 16.3 million coffees a

Health Check: Does Caffeine Cause Dehydration?

Ben Desbrow, Griffith University For a long time people have been told that caffeine is a diuretic. For some, this translates

Wake Up and Smell the Coffee… It’s Why Your Cuppa Tastes So Good

Don Brushett, Southern Cross University Most of what we taste we actually smell. The only sensations that we pick up in our mo

Health Check: What Are ‘Coffee Naps’ and Can They Help You Power Through the Day?

Chin Moi Chow, University of Sydney Caffeine and napping have something in common. Both make you feel alert and can enhance yo