Chefs dueling over cooked vs. raw foods

chefs duel over raw or cooked foods

This was an image I did for Science Notes for an online journal article.  check out the article here:

http://scicom.ucsc.edu/SciNotes/0801/pages/food/food.html

I “drink the cool-ade” when it comes to cooked foods, so my embedded visual opinion on it is obvious:  you can tell the well-fed chef wielding the corn is going to win!  We (humans) got to where we are today because we burn the microbes and boil out the toxins that lie in wait for us!!!  Maybe the problem is that people who scamper around nit-picking their uncooked food never saw Quest For Fire?  Its our legacy…