The Modernist Cuisine made the 2011 TIME 100 right in between Meteorites and Vuvuzelas;
63. Meteorite fragments
People are stealing them. People are dorks. That’s why people are not on this list.
64. Modernist Cuisine cookbook
Former Microsoft chief technological officer Nathan Myhrvold wrote a 2,438-page, $625 molecular-gastronomy cookbook. Even he knows there’s no money in apps.
They were big in July. That totally counts as this year. Though I don’t know if they influenced anyone to be annoying in the long term. Look, 100 is a lot of stuff.
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