Armed with the task of seeing how the many and varied complications of food consumption might affect the way we eat and the way we source our food in the future, the team at Philips, the consumer electronics company, has come up with three innovative ideas which could potentially become a reality within the next 15 to 20 years.

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But here on wallpaper.com, watch some animated videos of how these innovations really could cause a culinary big bang in the future.

Watch how the Nutrition Monitor works

Watch how the Food Printer works

Watch how the Biosphere Home Farm works

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See more images from the Philip's Food Design Probes project