Martin Gabel

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Olympic 2018 Medal Count: Final Medal Tally for Each Country on Sunday

The United States and the rest of the world is playing catch-up to Norway in the race for the most medals at the 2018 Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea.<p>As the Sunday competitions (based on United States' Eastern Time) concluded, Norway led the medal count with eight. It is a close battle, …

South Carolina Amtrak crash: Deaths, scores injured after trains collide

The overnight Amtrak train 91 from New York to Miami has crashed into a freight train, leaving at least two dead and 116 people injured. Officials …

Trains

What’s that brown sauce in Chinese takeout?

<i>Amuse Our Bouche</i> <i>is</i> The Takeout’s <i>column that answers your burning, boiling, and flambéed food questions.</i><p>Why does your attempt at home-cooked Chinese …

Most productive people: 6 things they do every day

Ever feel like you’re just not getting enough done?<p><b>Know how many days per week you’re actually productive?</b><p>People work an average of 45 hours a week; …

Logitech’s Harmony 700 Universal Remote supports eight devices and has a color touchscreen: $40 shipped (Orig. $120)

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Best Buy offers the Logitech Harmony 700 8-Device Universal Remote for <b>$39.99 shipped</b>. That’s down from the original $120 price …

The Onion Omega2 lets you add Linux to your hardware projects

Need a tiny, $5 computer to build a robot that will bring you your slippers, initiate a massage chair session, and pour out your daily dose of bourbon? <br>The Onion Omega2 can do all that and more.<p>This tiny board is Arduino -compatible but also runs Linux natively. This means you can plug it in and …

The world just got closer to a 'hypersonic space plane' that will transform 'the economics of space'

BAE Systems, the globetrotting defence and aeronautics giant, just bought 20% of the firm, and it's making a major investment in Reaction Engines' most promising ideas.<p>The idea is an unpiloted and reusable hypersonic space plane. It's called Sabre. Here's how Reaction Engines describes it:<p>A new …

The Telescope That Points Itself

Using a telescope is hardand that poses a major barrier of entry for those who want to start exploring the stars. But with the Celestron NexStar Evolution 8, just tap a point of interest and it takes you there.<p>Using a telescope is hard—and that poses a major barrier of entry for those who want to …

Telescopes

3 Wines To Try If You Love a Pumpkin Latte

Pumpkin fever began a little early this year and now it’s in full swing. If you’re the type to rev up your day with a pumpkin latte, try these wines …

Prepare for the Wurst: Oktoberfest Recipes for Every Palate

Oktoberfest is a 200-year-old Bavarian tradition and the best possible way we can think of to celebrate the arrival of fall: with beer, sausage, pretzels, apple strudel, and lots of fun for all ages.<p>But wait: Are you an avowed wine drinker and think you don’t like beer? Robyn Schumacher, a …