Nerd Cakes

chemistry cake

Redditor mlukeman notes:

Made by my coworker – the icing contains Vit. B12 which causes it to glow yellow (in the dark) when exposed to a blacklight!

He didn’t say anything about people at the party transforming into the Hulk, but we have to assume that’s exactly what happened.

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Baker and sugar artist Mike McCarey–owner of Mike’s Amazing Cakes–crafted this fun mashup-cake inspired by Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

See Also: Never Mix Bugs And Cake, Unless It Involves Ant-Man

As you can see, each layer features a different character: the bottom layer is Kylo Ren, the middle is Rey, and the top one is BB-8.

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I never thought I’d say this, but wow does that giant ant look tasty. Mike’s Amazing Cakes crafted this wonderful sugar art/cake-recreation of Scott Lang (aka Ant-Man) riding the his beloved carpenter ant, Antony.

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When Chris Hemsworth and wife Elsa Pataky found themselves sans a cake for their daughter India Rose’s birthday recently, they decided that there was only one thing for it.

Hemsworth stepped up to the plate and made a surprisingly decent chocolate T-Rex cake. Cute even.

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Well, now you can cross it off your bucket list.

The Sweet Spot, an Arizona-based bakery, crafted this impressive, chibi-style cake of everyone’s favorite Toydarian, Watto.

The cake stands at 16″, and it features a what was undoubtedly a tasty cinnamon buttercream filling and a cinnamon white chocolate ganache for icing. The Sweet Spot made the cake for the May the Sugar Force Be With You collaboration, which focused on creating fun sugar art pieces in honor of Star Wars Day.

Check out an additional, in your face pic below.

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Going toe-to-toe with a Rancor will usually end up with you being eaten. Well, thanks to this Star Wars-themed cake by Ana Remigio with Cupcakes & Dreams Portugal, the tables have been turned—now it’s your turn to eat a Rancor! Sure, this Rancor is made from frosting and cake batter, but you get my point.

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Pei of Cumberclay can whip up Benedict Cumberbatch cake toppers like nobody’s business. This is an important skill, as Cumberbatching desserts is a very big thing these days.

Not surprisingly, some of his new toppers feature Cumberbatch in his latest role as Doctor Strange and Stephen Strange.

Check out the latter version below.

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pixar cakes

There’s some new Disney deliciousness coming from Ginza Cozy Corner for Children’s Day in Japan and it’s just as delightful as their Disney Princess cakes.

This limited edition box set of nine cakes features some of your favorite Pixar characters. Boo is adorable. I also love Sully. Actually, I love them all and they sound scrumptious.

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So far, 2016 has been a good year for spaceflight. For example: Astronaut Scott Kelly spent a year in space, and SpaceX finally landed a rocket on a floating barge. Seems like a good time to celebrate all things space with this Black Velvet Nebula Cake from SprinkleBakes.

Wait until you see it sliced…

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In between breaks from playing Neko Atsume, cat lovers in Tokyo’s Ikebukuro neighborhoood have created yet another adorable way to celebrate kitties in food form.

Tokyu Hands, a store that sells fashionable home goods, holds an annual event called Neko Roji at its Ikebukuro store where everything is cat-themed — from household appliances to yummy foods.

In collaboration with Patisserie Swallowtail, a local confectionery that’s made headlines in the past thanks to their animal and anime-themed sweets, Tokyu Hands is releasing cakes based on six cats—each with different ingredients.

Check out the cakes in detail below.

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