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World's first glow-in-the-dark ice cream

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#1    Still Waters

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Posted 01 November 2013 - 03:33 PM

A British entrepreneur has created the world's first glow-in-the-dark ice cream - using jellyfish.

Charlie Francis has harnessed the fluorescent properties of the marine animal to develop the luminescent snack.

The ice cream reacts with the eater's tongue - raising the pH level in the protein and making it glow.

http://www.dailymail...-costs-140.html

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Posted 01 November 2013 - 03:35 PM

Cool.

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Posted 01 November 2013 - 03:40 PM

But one must ask, why do we need ice cream to glow in the dark...

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Posted 02 November 2013 - 04:03 AM

View PostSimbi Laveau, on 01 November 2013 - 03:40 PM, said:

But one must ask, why do we need ice cream to glow in the dark...

So we know how much we have left when eating in the dark.  When to stop licking.


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Posted 02 November 2013 - 04:06 AM

That should be um interesting. Jellyfish ice cream :alien:


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Posted 02 November 2013 - 04:19 AM

View PostEldorado, on 02 November 2013 - 04:03 AM, said:



So we know how much we have left when eating in the dark.  When to stop licking.

Do you often eat ice cream in the dark?
I usually reserve that for those *special* occasions. And in those cases, what you can't see, won't hurt you . AKA, let your fingers do the walking......

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View PostRogue Suga, on 02 November 2013 - 04:06 AM, said:

That should be um interesting. Jellyfish ice cream :alien:

Bleh.

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Posted 02 November 2013 - 06:04 AM

At least it isn't radioactive.


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Posted 02 November 2013 - 06:12 AM

So it only glows once it is in your mouth?  That has implications as to its use.


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Posted 02 November 2013 - 02:51 PM

£140 per scoop - it says here -

http://uk.news.yahoo...74.html#eGR9d2s

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Posted 02 November 2013 - 03:54 PM

View PostStill Waters, on 02 November 2013 - 02:51 PM, said:

£140 per scoop - it says here -

http://uk.news.yahoo...74.html#eGR9d2s
Yeah, I saw that.
I'm guessing it's something George clooney will stock up on for his orgies.

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Posted 02 November 2013 - 04:36 PM

View PostRlyeh, on 02 November 2013 - 06:04 AM, said:

At least it isn't radioactive.
Well unless the jellyfish were caught near Japan.. :(

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