Nutritious 3D printed food is now a reality

Natural Machines is working on a 3D printer that will be able to produce pasta and bread.

Natural Machines is a  Barcelona-based startup that is working on a 3D printer that will be able to produce pasta, bread, and other food item that starts out as a dough, paste or stiff liquid. The breakthrough could be the start of a new era for 3D printing and the possible foods it can produce.



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What Whole Wheat Really Means


Is your bread actually made with whole grains?

Whole wheat, multigrain, 12-grain, “Made with whole grains”—there are many labels you can put on bread to make it sound healthy. What really counts when it comes to buying better bread? Fewer ingredients, key labels, and basic weight math.

Marion Nestle, author of the San Francisco Chronicle’s Food Matters column, does a great job making common sense of the myriad labels and marketing blather on bread…

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Bird Drops Bread, Shuts Down The Large Hadron Collider


The Large Hadron Collider, the world’s most powerful particle accelerator, just cannot catch a break. First, a coolant leak destroyed some of the magnets that guide the energy beam. Then LHC officials postponed the restart of the machine to add additional safety features. Now, a bird dropping a piece of bread on a section of the accelerator has, according to the Register, shut down the whole operation.


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Next Gen Toasters

 Next Gen Toasters

Is it possible for a toaster to be this much fun?

A kitchen gadget from Inseq Design creative talent. Made of aluminum and plastics, Zuse is a toaster equipped with optical sensor which activates digital toasting once it senses the presence of bread. Inspired by the early matrix printers and designed to work as a traditional print maker, it burns line-by-line black and white pictures with 12 by 12 pixel resolution into the toast. Comes with a memory chip which stores multiple images. (Pics)

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