Gas stove tops are amazing to cook on: instant, controllable and capable of getting super-hot. A shame, then, that a new study shows that apartments with gas have nitrous dioxide levels three times higher than the sides of busy highways. Nitrous oxide, by the way, is toxic by inhalation.
Anyone who owns a dolphin trained to detect underwater mines might be interested in Matthieu Baele's rechargeable stove idea. Anyone who's got a retired dolphin trained to, etc, etc, might want to re-educate it to do the cooking at home.
Faber's Imago+ cooker hood seems like a glimpse into the near future where every available gizmo in your household is some kind of electronics-packed entertainment system. It's first and foremost an extractor fan/filtration system that inhales the fumes from your cooking so you don't have to (at 870 cubic meters per…