Your Old Hard Drives Are DIY Cotton Candy Machines Just Waiting to…

What with cloud storage becoming more and more affordable, chances are you've got a stack of old hard drives just laying around somewhere. At least one. You could just throw them away, or leave them to languish, or you could throw caution to the wind and make one into a cotton candy machine. Just in time for Easter. » 3/30/13 5:00pm 3/30/13 5:00pm

Watching This Guy Make Cotton Candy Art Is Incredibly Tasty

Have you ever tried to make cotton candy? Whenever I start twirling that stick in that intimidating centrifugal force of a cotton candy machine, my cotton candy turns out lumpy, tumorous and never looks appetizing. I mean it's still delicious—like any sugary cloud would be—but it looks disgusting. This guy though,… » 12/11/12 10:00pm 12/11/12 10:00pm

Cotton Candy-Making Machine Gives You Sugar on a Stick in Three Minutes

The sweet-toothed might just appreciate the Ame de Watame cotton candy maker. The $229 machine allows you to make your own cotton candy from real candy—which means you can have just about any kind of flavor you want, including cough sweets. Just toss the candy in the machine, stick a stick in the bowl and three… » 1/15/08 7:38am 1/15/08 7:38am