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Usher's New Song Is A Download At The Bottom Of A Box Of Cheerios

Remember for a second that Usher is a dad. Bearing that in mind, let’s move onto the news that the R&B singer is giving away a new song at the bottom of Honey Nut Cheerios boxes sold exclusively at Walmart. Taylor Swift, you still looking for post-Spotify ideas?


Breakfast Cereal, Made With A Gun, In Slow Motion

It might seem unlikely, but once upon a time the cereal you tiredly shove into your face every morning came out of a gun. But it was a very special kind of gun: a puffing gun.


Study The Physical Properties Floating In Your Breakfast

There’s so much noise about breakfast lately. Apparently, eating a morning meal makes you more focused, healthier and generally superhuman. It might seem like a lot of hype, but Andong He, a geologist at Yale, actually found a research topic in a bowl of cereal. So keep knocking that oatmeal back.


Finding Iron In Your Cereal Looks Pretty Gross

There is iron in cereal. That’s good! But it looks pretty gross. Here’s how to find it: soak a cup of cereal in a Ziploc bag with water, mix it up and then rub a magnet over the bag. You’ll see the metallic iron trailing the magnet. You eat that!


You Shouldn't Put Water On Your Cereal, Says Science

Researchers from Pontificia University Católica in Santiago, Chile, have determined with cold hard science that milk definitively superior to water, as far as cereal liquids go.


How Kellogg's Made Cereal Taste Good

The discovery was simple yet awesome: they added sugar. This awesome vintage ad described how much better it tasted with toasted sugar. Oh sparkling, frosted flakes, what would I do without you. [BoingBoing]


My Breakfast Could've Been So Much Less Disgusting

Milk jugs, useless. Milk comes in containers, sillies! But this jug is different: Using science – a pH sensor – it detects if the milk inside is sour. Which would’ve saved my granola this morning, truth. [Cravendale via OhGizmo via Wired]


Kellogg's To Laser Its Name Into Corn Flakes To Prevent Fakes

There’s a fair chance this is a joke. Dear god, tell me this is a joke. Apparently dismayed by legions of counterfeit corn flakes, Kellogg’s has developed a laser to etch “Kellogg’s” into individual flakes.


Cereal Spoon USB Drive Was Once Edible

The USB Cereal Spoon will never get soggy in milk, because it’s completely covered with several layers of glue. Yum!


Spilt Milk Cereal Bowl Is Designed 'Like An Accident In Progress'

It’s not quite as cool as the Eatmecrunchy bowl, but the Spilt Milk cereal bowl does have one advantage—it is made out of flexible silicone.