Deconstructing Technology, Holiday Shenanigans

Turkey Timers: Simplicity Defined

This is a pop-up turkey timer. Basically, there a soft metal or wax plug in the bottom. When it gets to a point where it melts, the red stick indicator is released and pushed out by the spring. Make sure the metal or wax melts at an appropriate temperature (165 F if I […]

Holiday Shenanigans

Red Green Teaches Us How To Cook A Turkey


I’m nominating Red Green as the patron saint of AtomicToasters. Also: if anyone tries this, let me know how you get the peas out.