Our weekly roundup on tasty news from around the world and here’s what we are reading.

Two circular discs of plexiglass – one on the top and one on the bottom, turning a tire into a tabletop with storage space inside. Tire table from Tavomatico defines Body Shop Chic | trendir.com …

Exercise? Meh. Here’s a Better Way to Burn Calories. Photographer Henry Hargreaves’ new photo project provides commentary on the phenomenon by lighting unhealthy food on fire. | Raw File | Wired.com …

Outfits Made of Foods. “Wearable Foods” is the name of the series of works that the Korean artist Yeonju Sung made ​​with clothing designs using food | Fubiz™ …

Filipino Ian Carandang is an accidental ice-cream maker who creates daring flavors. New Ice Cream Flavor: Fermented Shrimp Paste | Scene Asia – WSJ …

Inspired by the unusually-shaped sea creature it’s named after. CIRRATA Octopus Lamp by Markus Johansson | Design Milk …

 

What happens when you mix a pinhole camera with a vintage twin reflex? Kickstarting: A Pinhole Camera Made Of Cardboard | Co.Design: business + innovation + design …

You couldn’t make it up: a Portland, Oregon-based design duo just launched a crowdfunding campaign. The Wait Is Over: You Can Finally Brew Coffee in a Mason Jar with the Portland Press – Core77 …

We’ve been hearing it for a few years, now: food is the new rock. Ask a Chef: What Music Is Playing in Your Kitchen? | Serious Eats …

The SunWater Project: Advanced Solar Technology for Poor Farmers. A project to build a radically affordable solar water pump. | Change Observer : Design Observer …

The Scientific 7-Minute Workout. Combines a long run and a visit to the weight room into about seven minutes of steady discomfort — all of it based on science. | NYTimes.com …

Why mocking women who felt trapped by the kitchen drudgery. You don’t have a moral obligation to cook | Boing Boing …

“Genius is nothing but a great aptitude for patience.” ~George-Louis de Buffon

Delightfully yours,

Orsola Ciriello Kogan @ Food Meditations