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White Cheddar Potato Garlic Soup

Happy mid-March!<p>I cannot even begin to express how ready I am for summer (or at least a bit of warm weather.) Milwaukee has been hit pretty hard this …

Ricotta Herbed Filled Crepes

Mix together the flour and the milk. Stir in the eggs and add a pinch of salt.<p>Heat the butter in a pan and fry 8 pancakes from the batter.<p>Heat the …

French Onion Grilled Cheese

French onion soup has ruined more than one article of clothing since its invention. You can't wait to dig in, and as soon as you press the spoon into …

We've lost another one of the greats: R.I.P. Jack Vance, 1916-2013

Jack Vance's impact on science fiction can't be overestimated. His <i>Dying Earth</i> series alone would be enough to make him one of the genre's most …

Wake Alarm App

Wake is an original iPhone alarm app created by the company Tiny Hearts. The user interface is gorgeous and highly intuitive, it has the …

10 creepiest abandoned waterparks

How OxyContin's Pain Relief Built 'A World Of Hurt'

Prescription painkillers are among the most widely used drugs in America. In the decade since <i>New York Times</i> reporter Barry Meier began investigating their use and abuse, he says he has seen the number of people dying from overdoses quadruple — an increase Meier calls "staggering."<p>"The current …

Astronomers shocked: Neutron star slows down - Futurity

McGILL U. (CAN) — Neutron stars are known suddenly to begin rotating faster, but researchers …

Science

Asteroid Mining Company Puts Orbital Telescope On Kickstarter

A new crowdfunded space telescope promises ordinary citizens the ability to control the 'scope from Earth.<p>If all goes as planned, you'll soon be able to rent time on a space telescope, funded by individuals over the Internet. Private space company Planetary Resources is looking to crowdfund a …

This Bacterium-Sized Bunny Could Be The Future Of Bionic Brains

Scientists in Japan have created a new material that can be shaped into complex, conductive 3-D structures. Get ready for your custom brain electrodes.<p>The rabbit sculpture above is the size of a typical bacterium and is made of a new type of resin that has exciting implications for bionic implants. …

25 New Ways to Use Sriracha