Planet Cakes: Australian Baker's Out-of-This World Creations (Photos)

Finished Jupiter Structural Layer Cake


This Jupiter layer cake looks like the gas giant on the outside and on the inside. [Read the Full Story]

Jupiter Cake Atmosphere


The atmosphere of the Jupiter cake was painted on using edible paint on top of fondant. [Read the Full Story]

Jupiter Cake Full View


It took about eight hours to paint on Jupiter's complex clouds. [Read the Full Story]

The Jupiter Cake's Interior


The planet's core is made from mud cake, almond butter represents a layer of liquid metallic hydrogen and the blue-colored vanilla Madeira sponge cake is representative of molecular hydrogen. [Read the Full Story]

Jupiter's Interior in Cake Form


By stacking two hemisphere cakes on top of one another, a baker can create the layered look of a planet's interior. [Read the Full Story]

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Miriam Kramer joined as a Staff Writer in December 2012. Since then, she has floated in weightlessness on a zero-gravity flight, felt the pull of 4-Gs in a trainer aircraft and watched rockets soar into space from Florida and Virginia. She also served as's lead space entertainment reporter, and enjoys all aspects of space news, astronomy and commercial spaceflight.  Miriam has also presented space stories during live interviews with Fox News and other TV and radio outlets. She originally hails from Knoxville, Tennessee where she and her family would take trips to dark spots on the outskirts of town to watch meteor showers every year. She loves to travel and one day hopes to see the northern lights in person. Miriam is currently a space reporter with Axios, writing the Axios Space newsletter. You can follow Miriam on Twitter.