Sperm, skulls and scandal… the hidden history of coffee | BBC Ideas

Globally, over two billion cups of coffee are consumed every day. In Britain alone, we need around 95 million cups to keep us going from dawn ’til dusk. But 450 years ago, Western Europe had barely even heard of it. Coffee’s roots lie in Ethiopia, where the wild plant grew. Continue Reading

UQx META101x 2.5.1.1 Necessary caffeine

ALEX Ah, a good coffee is necessary for a good day. DAVE Ah, so you’re saying that until you’ve had your coffee, you can’t have a good day? ALEX That’s a little extreme. I’ve had plenty of good days without coffee. I’m just saying that any day where I have Continue Reading

Tea Ceremony: Meditation to OBE, visiting a soulmate (SV 2)

His ritual of relaxing at the end of the day with a hot cup of tea gave Ian Sarin much pleasure. He would lean back in his favorite chair, an antique recliner with cracked red leather cushions, placing the teacup on the wide, wooden arm rest. The rising steam from Continue Reading

5 Ways Tea Makes you Happier | Tea Philosophy Talk in Santorini

Don Mei : Hey teaheads! This is Don from Mei Leaf. The video that you’re about to watch was actually filmed in summer 2017, but we thought that we would hold it back for the first video of 2018, when everybody’s a little bit more reflective and looking forward for Continue Reading