Order 3D Printed Pasta At Google’s Cafeterias

Order 3D Printed Pasta At Google’s Cafeterias
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Local produce meets technical process at the Internet giant's Mountain View headquarters.

Karen Baker
  • 20 august 2012

If experimenting with technology for a living wasn’t enough, Googlers can now experiment with it over lunch as well. Employees at the Mountain View headquarters now enjoy 3D printed food thanks to Exhibition Chef Bernard Faucher. Using a 3D printer, Faucher controls temperature and time during the printing process to create customized food options. Putting pasta dough and vegetables into it lets him produce food with “a very distinct and customisable shape.” Perhaps Google’s next experiment will be with Modern Meadow, a startup funded by Paypal’s Peter Thiel that uses 3D printers to bioprint meats.

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