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Supplier Continental expects self-driving cars by 2020

Continental, a major automotive supplier in Germany, expects its technology research will yield self-driving cars by 2020.<p>The company has invested more than $130 million on self-driving car research so far, said spokesman Vincent Charles. It began participating in DARPA self-driving car challenges …

Stop/Start Engines

Stop/start technology automatically shuts down the engine when the car stops, such as at a red light. It was once reserved for hybrids and luxury cars, but is now going mainstream. The Kia Rio, shown here, is among the cars offering this fuel-saving technology. The 2014 Chevrolet Malibu, which …

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Honda CJ360T by Digital Directiv

Most builders dread dealing with the electrics on a bike. But not Joe Tessitore of Portland-based Digital Directiv, a mad scientist operation focused on bringing vintage bikes up to date with modern electrical technology.<p>“Builders don’t usually talk about upgraded electrical systems or modern …

Recipe: Pizzeria Mozza's marinated beets with horseradish

<b>Dear SOS:</b><p>I've recently fallen in love with beet salads of all kinds, but this beet/horseradish antipasti from<p>Pizzeria Mozza<p>takes the cake. This dish on their menu is called marinated beets with horseradish. If you could help me find this recipe, I would be eternally grateful.<p><b>Lisa Higaki,</b> …

Grilled Corn with Herb Butter and Corn Nuts

4 Servings<p>Prep Time: 30 min<p>Total Time: 30 min<p>September 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup crumbled store-bought or homemade cornbread (optional)<p>1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature<p>1 garlic clove, minced<p>1 tablespoon mixed minced fresh herbs (such as chives, parsley, and thyme)<p>1 teaspoon …

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Grilled Zucchini with Garlic and Lemon Butter Baste

8 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>8 medium zucchini (about 2 1/2 pounds), trimmed, halved lengthwise<p>1/2 cup (1 stick) butter<p>1 tablespoon frozen unsweetened lemon juice concentrate or 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice<p>1 teaspoon lemon-pepper seasoning<p>1 teaspoon garlic powder<p>1 teaspoon dried oregano<p>1/4 teaspoon …

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Grilled Kale Salad with Ricotta and Plums

4 to 6 Servings<p>Prep Time: 20 min<p>Total Time: 20 min<p>Quickly grilling kale makes it crispy. Pairing it with fresh plums and ricotta transforms it into our new favorite salad.<p>July 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>4 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil, divided<p>3 tablespoons balsamic vinegar<p>2 teaspoons chopped fresh …

Grilled Green Beans and Peaches

4 Servings<p>June 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 peaches, cut into ½-inch wedges<p>1 pound trimmed green beans<p>2 tablespoons olive oil<p>Kosher salt, freshly ground pepper<p>2 tablespoons toasted sliced almonds<p>1 tablespoon Sherry vinegar<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Toss peaches and green beans with oil in a large bowl; season with …

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Grilled Ratatouille Salad

Servings<p>Active Time: 35 min<p>Total Time: 45 min<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Kosher salt<p>2 medium eggplants (about 1 pound), halved lengthwise<p>1 1/2 pounds tomatoes<p>1 pound mixed summer squash, halved lengthwise<p>1 red bell pepper<p>8 scallions, trimmed<p>3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil, divided<p>Freshly ground black …

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An Adorable Animation Of The Sun Destroying Earth

Plus some other fun facts about the solar system!<p>Hello, tiny human! If you needed a quick reminder of how small you are in the universe, just check out this video, created by designer Philipp Dettmer. It'll give you the basic run-down of the solar system: how many moons each planet has, how far …