That’s right, a Japanese engineers have developed a ramen-cooking robot. Basically, “customers place their orders on a computer, and the bot whips up a steaming bowl of soup in about two minutes, adding soy sauce, salt, and other fixin’s in precisely the one in approximately 40 million combination that you desire.” Video after the break.

A human still has to add the noodles by hand, but that’s being worked on. The goal, I guess, is to let you add some individuality to the food. But even this is something that a robot could easily accomplish.

[via Botjunkie]