Turning a Big Mac into sushi is such an incredible achievement

It doesn’t look nearly as appetizing as a Big Mac does in your head right before you step inside a McDonald’s but this Big Mac turned sushi roll is a true culinary masterpiece. Every ingredient is in there: the buns act as the rice, the patty acts as the fish, and the sauce and french fries act as the fixins. I almost… »11/18/15 12:20am11/18/15 12:20am


Wonderful U.S.S. Enterprise Sushi Set Includes Warp Trail Chopsticks

If you're in the business of designing and selling novelty chopstick sets, you might as well pack up and close down shop now because no one will ever be able to top this U.S.S. Enterprise set that ThinkGeek has created. The BPA-free plastic chopsticks look like glowing blue warp trails coming out of its engines, and… »3/16/15 9:24am3/16/15 9:24am

Spray-On Soy Sauce Ensures Your Sushi Isn't Soaked In Salt

Did you know there's a proper way to eat sushi that doesn't involve completely soaking the rice in soy sauce? You're only supposed to dip the fish, which can be tricky if you're not skilled with a set of chopsticks. So Hukuman, a Japanese soy sauce manufacturer, is now packaging the salty brown side in tiny spray… »11/18/14 3:33pm11/18/14 3:33pm

The Plan to Save Bluefin Tuna By Using Science to Farm It On Land

The bluefin tuna is a magnificent creature. A silvery torpedo, it grows as big as 1,000 pounds, swims as fast as cars, and survives the cold waters of the ocean, weirdly enough, as warm-blooded fish. Oh, it also happens to be pretty tasty as sushi. Thanks to our growing sushi appetites, the bluefin tuna seems… »7/30/14 6:47pm7/30/14 6:47pm

Sushi chef makes miniature sushi with a single grain of rice

Sushi is at its most delicious when it's simple. Obviously years of training is required to become a master sushi chef and details matter immensely but you can boil down the essence of sushi to rice and fish. Yum, however you slice it. But could you make sushi even simpler? One sushi chef did. He used a single grain… »3/18/14 12:00am3/18/14 12:00am

This Next Generation Conveyor Belt Sushi Restaurant Is the Future

Conveyor belt sushi restaurants are usually only worth going to once in your life. The sushi is hardly ever amazing since it spins on the belt over and over again while the dishes you actually want might be snatched ahead of you so you never get to eat it. Not to mention plates stacking on your table, plastic covers… »10/17/13 10:48pm10/17/13 10:48pm

Roland TB-303 Sushi Platter: If You Think Our Beats Are Fresh, Try the Maki

This image of a mouth-watering sushi platter pain-stakingly assembled to look like a Roland TB-303 synth popped up on the Ableton Live School's Facebook page. There's no word on why it was created, but what's certain is that it's easily as impressive a creation as anything the school's students have ever composed. »1/14/13 6:40pm1/14/13 6:40pm

Toys Playing with Toy-Size Apple Gadgets Will Make You Either Sneer or Coo

Toys playing with their own overly-engineered, brand-name, Apple gadgets is what could probably be called—quite accurately—the pinnacle of pretension. Still, anything made miniature is automatically cool. And these tiny iPods, iPads, iPhones, and MacBooks are no exception. Not even when Woody from Toy Story is posed… »7/13/12 9:40pm7/13/12 9:40pm