Nathan Myhrvold:
Cooking as never seen before

TED2011 · 10:05 · Filmed Mar 2011
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Cookbook author (and geek) Nathan Myhrvold talks about his magisterial work, "Modernist Cuisine" — and shares the secret of its cool photographic illustrations, which show cross-sections of food in the very act of being cooked.

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Nathan Myhrvold is a professional jack-of-all-trades. After leaving Microsoft in 1999, he's been a world barbecue champion, a wildlife photographer, a chef, a contributor to SETI, and a volcano explorer. Full bio
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