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These High Tech Chopsticks Can Sense Calories, Temperature and More

It wasn’t so long ago that only phones and tablets qualified as ‘smart’ devices. Nowadays, however, that list is growing to include watches, cups and even forks. Here is a pair of Harvard-bound chopsticks to add to the collection. Introducing Kuaisou, a pair of smart chopsticks created by Chinese search engine Baidu. In addition to […]

This Woman Went on an All Emoji Diet For Entire Week

Emojis are pretty cool. They allow us to text stupid pictures instead of just texting stupid words. The only downside is that every single thing in the universe has yet to be recreated in emoji-form. For instance, you can text a picture of an ice cream cone but not a simple yogurt. One woman decided […]

Space Whiskey Finally Will Return to Earth After Three Years

In 2011, a Scottish distillery teamed up with a Texas space research company to see how well whiskey would age in the cold, unfeeling nothingness of space. They sent a vial of unmatured malt and charred oak pieces into orbit. There it sat, spinning along with the cosmos, for three long years. Now it is ready […]

This Giant Burger is Topped With Fried Ravioli and Alfredo Sauce

The culinary world has undertaken a noble — and never-ending — quest to combine each and every food in existence. The resulting creations are called Franken-foods, although instead of pitchforks the villagers get out their dinner forks (da dum dum.) In any event, here is the newest entrant: Rustic Ravioli Burger.  This massive burger creation, […]

Manhattan’s First Denny’s Features a $300 Grand Slam

The residents of New York City have been waiting with bated breath to get their very own Denny’s and now their long, solemn wait is over. The Financial District now houses a franchise of the mostly-edible diner chain, with a few fancy, NYC twists. The decor of this Manhattan Denny’s takes a cue from its […]

There’s Still Time to Make Ice Cream by Kicking a Ball Around

Summer is about to give us its final, humid embrace. Just because we are approaching fall doesn’t mean we will stop eating ice cream, however. Ice cream is to be screamed for throughout the year in equal measure. Case in point? Here’s an ice cream maker that doubles as a kickball. The appropriately named Kickball […]

The EggBot Pro is a Robot That Exquisitely Paints Eggs

Sure, Easter can be fun. All of that egg finding and candy eating can be a pretty good time. However, the most time consuming aspect of the holiday is not donning a bunny costume, it’s painting colorful designs on all of those eggs. Thankfully, the coming robot apocalypse has got you covered. Introducing the EggBot […]

The Cronut Has Nothing on This Ramen Noodle Lobster Roll

Let the glory that is the modern food mash-up wash over you like a nice tall glass of lemonade-spaghetti. First there was the Cronut, then the Ramen Burger and then, well, a billion other things. Newest mash-up on the Franken-circuit? This ramen noodle lobster roll. Created by food blogger Joy of The Cooking of Joy, […]

This Patriotic Grill is a Monster of Form and Function

Do you have a souped-up grill currently resting in your back yard? It probably got a lot of use this summer, with copious “oohs” and “ahhs” from your friends and neighbors. However, no matter how many trinkets you have affixed to your mega-grill, it probably pales in comparison to this roving, and ridiculously patriotic, monster grill. […]

Cambridge University Now Offers a Ph.D in Chocolate

You love chocolate. You love it so much that those around you often utter the phrase “if you love chocolate so much, then you probably just should marry it.” You may not be able to marry a delicious hunk of the good stuff, yet, but that doesn’t mean you can’t study it. One renowned institution […]

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