The physics of Guinness are as fascinating as they are delicious (and…

I am likely io9's worst science writer [Note: I am definitely io9's worst science writer] but I hope you don't begrudge me posting this fantastic scientific examination of Ireland's greatest export and contribution to civilization, Guinness. The super-hearty dry stout has an appearance, taste and texture unique among… » 12/05/12 11:40am 12/05/12 11:40am

Meet the kappa leprechaun, a tiny monster at the nexus of Japanese and…

Artist and io9 comrade-in-hanging-out Marcelo Gallegos has tipped us to his delightful yokai mash-up creation, the Kappa Leprechaun. This little guy is the hybrid of A.) those diminutive bastards who bedeviled Darby O'Gill; and B.) flatulent Japanese water sprites. Explains Marcelo of this wee creature: » 3/09/12 6:35pm 3/09/12 6:35pm