Get a PhD in Delicious with The Science Cookie Project

Get a PhD in Delicious with The Science Cookie Project

Faith Durand
Feb 17, 2010

My husband is a bona fide scientist, so I have a special place in my heart for geeky science projects in the kitchen. The most delightful one that I've seen lately is this growing collection of science cookies from Ms. Humble, the proprietress of Not So Humble Pie. From white lab mice to petri dishes to containment suits, she's baking up quite a few science tropes in cookie form!

A petri dish cookie — this simple design might actually be within my grasp!

I love all the cookies (and cupcakes — check out the jumbo binary cupcakes) in this series. Ms. Humble is quite talented with her pastry bag and apparently accomplished in the physical sciences as well. Here are a few of my favorites, although it was quite difficult to choose favorites!

Atom Cookies
Laboratory Mice
The Periodic Table
Containment Suits
Gel Electrophoresis

See all of the science-themed cookies:

Science Cookies at Not So Humble Pie

Seen any more geeky baked goods lately?

Related: How To Make an Anatomically Correct Lego Cake

(Images: Ms. Humble of Not So Humble Pie)

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