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First off, why does hot coffee taste better? I’ll drink coffee that’s been in a mug for a few hours, but prefer the hot stuff. Jeff Lund provides 3 reasons for drinking it extra hot, all of which are perfectly reasonable.... Read more to find out what they are.

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Author Jeff Lund had previously heard that adding coffee grounds to the soil around roses can stimulate growth as long as it’s not overdone. But is it the grounds specifically, or simply the addition of “organic matter” to the soil? And besides soil, how else can you recycle coffee rounds? Read more to find out. 

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According to the label, my fishing rod has “chemicals known to cause cancer." Now the coffee I am drinking while fishing may cause cancer too? Really? In the interest of keeping us informed and keeping us safe, warnings are everywhere and now may come with coffee. Apparently when coffee beans are roasted, a chemical called acrylamide is formed. So should we be concerned? Read more to find out.

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The benefits of coffee (coffee-coffee, not sugary coffee drinks) have been widely reported, so this is not to dissuade you from drinking coffee, it’s a matter of adjusting the timing of consuming it to better crush your day. So when should you drink your coffee? Read more for some suggestions. 

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So, there I was atop a mountain, looking down at a forest unstained (for the most part) by humans. Below were deer, bear and wolves in the trees, fish and whales in the ocean. On the hill, just me and my endorphins. And some mountain goats. The same thing happens in the gym, not the mountain goats, the feeling. There’s just enough something happening to insulate from the pain and provide a mild euphoria upon completing a workout. You did something.

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