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  “It is not often in life we have the privilege of handling a masterpiece of ingenuity. But we do it without thinking when we cook one of nature’s most brilliant creations—the unassuming but extraordinary egg.”
—Anne Gardiner and Sue Wilson, The Inquisitive Cook
 

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Try Making a Naked Egg!        


Did You Know?

 

   
  Kitchen Lab
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Recipes and activities
to do with eggs.
  Egg Science
Heat ’em, beat em, or mix em up: There are scientific processes at work when you cook with eggs.
 
  Share & Discuss  
 
  3 eggs
Can you tell a hard-cooked egg from a raw egg—without cracking the shell? What's your secret?
  Visit an organic egg farm, and see the science behind raising those eggs.  

 

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