The Humble Origins of Instant Ramen: From Ending World Hunger to Space…

About 4,000 of the 5,000 terrible cliches about instant ramen begin with starving college students. As Karen Leibowitz explains in Lucky Peach, Momofuku Ando didn't aim to stuff hungry co-eds with his creation—he wanted to end world hunger. » 6/22/11 1:00pm 6/22/11 1:00pm

Japanese Ramen Timer Cap

If you're like us, when you make Cup O' Noodles, you're either digging in way too early, which makes for a hard, bleachy feel, or way too late, which makes the noodles too soggy. » 6/23/06 8:05pm 6/23/06 8:05pm