With the tagline "Pioneering Beering," Australia-based Hahn Academy seeks creative crowdsourced solutions for better ways to make, distribute and drink beer. Started by the irreverent Australian brewing company of the same name, Hahn Academy is open-minded: May's winning submission to their ongoing competition was for bacon-flavored beer, which they're now working on. June's front-runner is for the brilliant concept you see below:
Of course, not all of the concepts will make it to fruition; sometimes the ambitions of beer-drinking innovators will exceed the boundaries of current materials science. But that doesn't stop them from trying. Here we see the ongoing struggle to produce March's submission, a no-stick beer coaster:
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