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The Reason Why I May Not Like Chocolate.

I was that kid child that never had cake. Don’t get me wrong, I enjoyed sweets perhaps too much but when I was invited to birthday parties I… 690 more words


Simulating food

Forget Virtual Reality. Are You Ready for Virtual Sushi?

Magic Leap, Microsoft’s HoloLens, and Oculus VR hope to fool our eyes. A small team of designers, engineers, and chefs have cooked up a “gastronomical virtual reality experience” that uses head-mounted displays, 3-D printers, and food science to trick our taste buds. 62 more words

Virtual Reality

A Surfeit of Awards

/rant on

I get alumni magazines from two colleges/universities I attended. These institutional organs are unapologetic boosters of the accomplishments of alumni, faculty, and students. They also trumpet never-ending capital campaigns, improvements to facilities, and new and refurbished buildings. 556 more words


The Search for the Best Coffee: Part One

By: S.C. Ali


Coffee is one of the most commonly consumed beverages in the world. According to authors Dicum and Luttinger of The coffee book: anatomy of an industry from the crop to the last drop, approximately 2.25 billion cups of coffee are consumed everyday worldwide. 1,009 more words


Why Wine?

I like to drink. Let’s be real, I’m someone in their late 20’s who enjoys bloody Mary Sundays just as much as catching up on the latest episode of Long Island Medium. 579 more words



Who cares if I have no taste?

Everything tastes like chicken anyway.


Accounting for taste: Kids with picky palates inspire a book

By Whitney Pipkin

Flaking a bite onto his fork, John McQuaid took in the sight of the whole rockfish before him, its eyeballs, fins and tail visible beneath a chili-dotted red curry sauce. 1,602 more words