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    1 season 7 episodes
    Food Hacking re-imagines how people cook and eat. Join host Simon Klose on his exploration of food prepared by activists, techies, and even robots as he takes a close look at the food disruptors who are mapping out new boundaries of Japanese cuisine. In stories with social and environmental implications, this documentary series examines what other shows don't: innovation and great flavors—in one big bite.

    Food Hacking: Laser Bacon

    Simon visits Kentaro Fukuchi, a professor who wants to fuse cutting-edge technology with the Japanese tradition of eating raw meat. Using an industrial laser, Professor Fukuchi is able to fry just the fat in raw strips of bacon while leaving the rest intact.