Daily News: Whiskey in Space, Viagra in Chinese Baijiu and a House Built Out of Beer Bottles

Your daily dose of news and happenings from around the drink-osphere.

– A Chinese architect spent four months and used 8,500 discarded beer bottles to build the second floor of his house. 

– Japanese distiller Suntory is sending whiskey into space to study the effect zero-gravity has on aging.

– A distiller in southwest China is under investigation for allegedly adding Viagra to its baijiu.

– Contrary to previous reports, Nigeria’s champagne market isn’t the second biggest in the world (after France) – but they do love a bit of bubbly.

– Finally, time to stock up on Asian pears: The fruit could cure your hangover.

[Photo: Flickr/Janet Ramsden]