18 Fiery Photos Of Grills And Charred Meat

It's summer, which means it's the time for open flame charring our dinners to perfection. Just like dad did it. Just like dad's paleolithic forefathers did it. » 8/06/13 2:00pm 8/06/13 2:00pm

Smoking Weed Is Really Bad for the Environment (Doing Other Drugs Is…

Marijuana, hue notwithstanding, is not exactly new school green. In fact, it's the worst drug for the environment. Marijuana growers use $5 billion worth of electricity to power lightbulbs, fans, dehumidifiers and whatever else it takes to grow weed. That's 1% of the national electricity consumption. » 9/07/11 1:40pm 9/07/11 1:40pm

Why Most Geeks Don't Cook At Home

There are plenty of studies which tell us that cooking at home is one of the better things we can do for our health, yet we can't seem to stop eating out. Here's how we can justify that laziness. » 11/11/10 12:20am 11/11/10 12:20am

This Desktop Microwave Will Make You Fat

Much to my growling stomach's dismay, the BrainWave desktop microwave is only a concept and not sitting next to my keyboard. Guess I'll have to walk all the way to the kitchen to heat up a meal after all. » 4/29/10 11:20pm 4/29/10 11:20pm

Choose Your Own Apple CEO Adventure

Future, Cupertino — After a long and fruitful tenure as CEO, Steve Jobs steps down in early 2009 to fanfare and industry fawning. Apple needs a new leader. It's time to choose your own adventure. » 12/24/08 12:00pm 12/24/08 12:00pm

Spice Gun Gives Cooking Added Bang

The Spice Gun by Chinese designer Zhu Fei takes the rotating spice caster to a whole new level. Using an air bag that compresses when the trigger is pressed, the Spice Gun allows for the bottom of the seasoning bottle to be hit by the handspike, blasting seasoning all over your food. Details on on the Spice Gun are… » 2/05/08 10:53pm 2/05/08 10:53pm