Don't expect them in salad yet, but research shows introducing certain genes can turn tomatoes into supercharged nutrient bags.
London-based design collective The Unseen teased "Eighth Sense" this week, a couture jacket that uses EEG data to display the wearer's mood. If you've ever wanted the chance to literally wear your emotions on your sleeve, this coat might be the answer.
On today's show, GeekBomb's very own Maude Garrett joins Khail to discuss the merits of a tomato-feeding robot hat, a jacket that changes color based on the wearer's mood, and a 3D printer that fits in a suitcase.
Using IR blasts and a vacuum chamber, a new process developed by USDA researchers could save water and lead to better canned tomatoes.
Heinz sure has a lot of extra tomato skins kicking around. The condiment company and Ford explore turning those skins into bioplastics.
Cheesecake with blackcurrant pearls? Rum with coke pearls? Chicken with Tabasco pearls? This super-fun kitchen device will make your modernist cuisine dreams possible.
Burger King Japan is expanding its universe of surreal burger offerings with a tomato-red bun and red-cheese sandwich slathered in a spicy sauce.
Technically Incorrect: Heinz allows a domain for a promotion to lapse and who should slip into it instead? Oh, no.
If you have to endure the horror of a meal on an airplane, a new study out of Cornell says some tastes are more intense than others. Order accordingly.
Technically Incorrect: Because techies are patently absurd, Little Caesar's pizza chain offers them a poke in their techiness and a pie in their faces.