Alexandra McPherson

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Watch a Pancake-Drawing Robot in Action

DIY pancake houses are officially a thing, so designer Miguel Valenzuela takes things one step further with the <b>PancakeBot</b>, basically a <b>motorized batter-dispensing "printer"</b> that draws intricate designs atop a hot griddle. The first iteration of the PancakeBot was made of LEGOs but functioned like a …

Company Plans To Make Paper Towels And Diapers Out Of Jellyfish

Gird thy loins with jellyfish, child.<p>In many places, like beaches in Israel, there are too many jellyfish, nourished by rising ocean temperatures and acidity. Besides stinging swimmers in that country and worldwide, they can cause other thorny problems, like recently clogging the intake pipes of a …

Killer Katsu Curry and Japanese Comfort Food at Cutting Board in Seattle

<i>Hambāgu</i>. <i>Omu-rice</i>. <i>Napolitan</i> spaghetti. These are examples of <i>yoshoku</i>: dishes developed in Japan that integrate Western influences. Go to a Japanese Denny's and you might enjoy a bunless hamburger patty with a "demiglace" sauce, an omelet stuffed with ketchup-flavored fried rice (then topped with more …

Food Huggers Help Keep Cut Produce and Open Containers Fresh

I think I've mentioned before that I hate buying things like plastic bags or plastic wrap just to throw it out after a short use. I'd much rather have something reusable, and it's a bonus if it's something I can toss in the dishwasher so I don't have to put any extra work into it.<p>So when <b>Food …

19 Recipes That Actually Use Mayonnaise The Right Way

Mayonnaise is one of those foods that will always be controversial. Some people love it and some people really hate it. We at HuffPost think mayonnaise is tragically misunderstood -- it gets a bad rap, and unfortunately for good reason. When all you know is jarred mayonnaise ruining a BLT or tuna …

How to Make Crumpets at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: If you ever thought crumpet was just a funny word for English muffin, think again. Izy Hossack from Top With Cinnamon is illuminating the</i> …

11 Unreal Foods You Can Get At MLB Ballparks, From Mega Sundaes To Monster Corn Dogs

America's national pastime may be steeped in traditions like the Seventh Inning Stretch and ceremonial first pitches, but when it comes to food, Major League Baseball parks are cooking up grub that goes way beyond peanuts and popcorn.<p>The Arizona Diamondbacks capitalized on the changing tastes of …

23 Etiquette Tips You Need To Know Before Eating At A Real Chinese Restaurant

Put down the soy sauce and no one gets hurt.

Burger recipes for March Madness - TODAY.com

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This 10,000-Calorie Monster Is the Cheeseburger That Never Ends

In the era of outrageous novelty hamburger one-upmanship, it’s not surprising that someone has finally created a gut-busting burger that features a …

Small Town Gets Giant Vending Machine In Place of Grocery Store

As we know, there’s pretty much literally nothing vending machines don’t dispense these days, but Peter Fox, an electrical engineer in England, has …

Gung-Ho About Taiwanese Breakfast? Try Kung-Ho, Near Seattle

If you didn't know to ask, chances are you'd never see the breakfast menu at <b>Kung-Ho</b>, in Bellevue, WA. (Unless, of course, you happen to be Chinese and/or a regular.) It's a menu worth requesting, though once you have it, you'll have to hope the server has the time and patience to tell you what's on …

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Watch How a Touchscreen Pizza Hut Menu Would Work

It's not a thing that actually exists quite yet, but <b>Pizza Hut</b> recently teamed with software developer Chaotic Moon Studios to offer a concept video that imagines what <b>on-table, touchscreen ordering</b> might look like. In a process that negates the need for a flesh-and-blood waiter, the flat-top "menu" …

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Your New Gin Cocktail: Aviation

<i>When he's not busy running the cocktail program at New York City's Maialino, Erik Lombardo is giving us the rundown on all things spirits -- and showing us the best ways to drink them.</i><p><i>Today: Everyone has a gin story. Yours is about to get better.</i><p>Every person who doesn’t like gin has a gin story. …

Women prefer Apple, gentlemen prefer Samsung

When commenters lurch to these pages, their lightsabers raised even higher than their voices, they categorize phones in simple terms.<p>The Samsung Galaxy, is, in an Apple lover's eyes, a big, bad copy of an iPhone.<p>The iPhone, to everyone but an Apple lover, is merely a girlie gadget with all the …

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