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Why are some sugars sweeter than others? Chew on this

The American Chemical Society looks at why some foods taste sweet, and why some sweeteners are, well, sweeter than others.

By October 21, 2014

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'Matrix' model maker 3D-prints sweet figures from sugar

By modifying a 3D printer to work with sugar and water, Julian Sing is able to make figures that look good enough to eat.

By April 23, 2014

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Sweet! 3D-printed figures made from sugar (pictures)

Julian Sing combines his passions for 3D printing and baking to create intricate works of art from sugar and water.

6 Images By April 23, 2014

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The 404 1,467: Where we try not to sugar coat it (podcast)

Peter Ha drops by the studio to give his overwhelmingly bleak outlook on a number of the latest tech trends.

By April 16, 2014

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The 404 1,467: Where we try not to sugar coat it

Peter Ha drops by the studio to give his overwhelmingly bleak outlook on a number of the latest tech trends.

April 16, 2014

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Engage the gingerbread U.S.S. Enterprise

Need a geeky gingerbread treat? Make it so with this tasty "Star Trek" tribute to the U.S.S. Enterprise made by Trekkie bakers.

By December 23, 2014

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Sweet! Scientists developing sugar-filled batteries

Researchers at Virginia Tech say sugar could be the key to cheap, biodegradable batteries that can be refilled.

By January 22, 2014

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Peter Thiel takes HGH, plans to live until he's 120

The venture capitalist and libertarian offers that he takes HGH to boost his muscles and longevity. But why choose 120? Why not live forever?

By December 19, 2014

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Appliance Science: The uplifting biology of baking

We owe a lot to an invisible organism that makes foods like bread possible. In the latest installment of our Appliance Science column, we look at our favorite fungus: yeast.

By December 16, 2014

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The Bitterness Eliminating Coffee Maker makes it OK to skip the sugar

The Bitterness Eliminating Coffee Maker heats water to a consistent temperature. Pouring evenly heated very hot water over coffee grounds can help to reduce coffee's bitter taste.

By October 8, 2013