Pancake Day: This Mathematical Formula Will Help You Make Perfect Pancakes

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Iceland (The Shop) Promises Free Pancakes For All

Iceland (the supermarket, not the country) has grand plans to celebrate Shrove Tuesday — pancake day — this year: by giving its customers free pancake ingredients. Read More >>

Scientists Explain the Physics of the Perfect Pancakes

Have you ever wondered why your pancakes sometimes have ugly craters, or a weird ring around their edges? A new analysis of pancake recipes could help you exploit physics to make the perfect pancake — and possibly one day save your sight. Read More >>

Pancake Day 2015: The Essential Guide to Making the Best Pancakes at Home

Shove Tuesday, or Pancake Day, is a widely observed festival in the UK by religious types and non-churchgoers alike. Traditionally, the day before Lent is thought of as a time to take stock of ourselves and think about how we can repent for any wrongdoings. In contemporary times, though, this usually translates into trying to give up a personal vice for the duration, be it drinking, smoking or playing video games till 3am on weekdays. Read More >>

A Spirograph Pancake Machine Makes Breakfast Beautiful

Believe it or not, pancake art has become a trendy way to spice up breakfast, with talented chefs showing off their golden brown creations online. But none can match the intricacy of Nathan Shields' batter-spewing spirograph machine known as the Pangraph. It's a work of engineering art unto itself, but the pancakes it produces are truly impressive. Read More >>

You Don’t Need Talent to Make Pancake Art, Just This Printer

It's ok to stop feeling guilty about serving your kids boring old round pancakes after seeing some of the amazing flapjack art popping up online. Some of it is certainly created by hand, but there are also probably a few cheaters out there using devices like the PancakeBot printer. Read More >>

What’s Your Favourite Pancake Filling?

It's Shrove Tuesday today; if that's totally passed you by, you're not alone. But it's better known, at least in non-religious circles, as Pancake Day. So, in the fine tradition of exploratory food consumption, what's your favourite pancake filler, and why? Read More >>

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What Does 890 Pancakes Flipped Simultaneously Look Like?

Pancake lovers will be delighted to hear Shrove Tuesday is coming up next week, and to celebrate, the University of Sheffield held The Big Flip -- a record breaking attempt at flipping the most pancakes non-stop for 30 seconds. Read More >>

I’ve Been Waiting All My Life for This Kind of Advancement in Pancake Plate Technology

Pancakes! We love them. Pancakes with syrup! We love them even more. But sometimes, pouring syrup on top of your hot cakes just isn't enough. You want to be able to conveniently dip 'em too. This plate, created by designer Jon Wye, is the perfect plate for pancakes: they have a slope and bank to store the syrup. Read More >>