The world-changing scientific discovery that's in your cocktail right now

There's nothing that shows the good, the bad, and the weird outcomes of science quite like quinine. If it weren't a centuries-old cure for the world's most feared disease, a lot of people would be dead, a lot of other people wouldn't be dead, the sun wouldn't have risen on the British empire, and your cocktails would… » 10/19/12 12:20pm 10/19/12 12:20pm