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An Entire Town Is For Sale — And It's Haunted

Rumors of ghost hauntings still permeate this hamlet.<p>A ghost town in Connecticut is going up for auction just in time for Halloween.<p>Johnsonville Village, in a section of East Haddam, will go for $800,000 on Oct. 28, according to an Auction.com news release. The 62-acre property comes with eight …

Homemade

DARPA awards contract to continue development of soft exoskeleton

DARPA has awarded a first-phase US$2.9 million follow-on contract to the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University …

Robotics

If You Think 5G Is All About Faster Network Speeds, You're Wrong

You can already reach for your phone, ask Google a question, and receive the answer within seconds.<p>The forthcoming generation of wireless technology will be even faster, but it's not just about sheer speed.<p>The next major network upgrade will solve one of the most aggravating problems we experience …

Samsung’s Galaxy S5 is here with more power, more pixels, and a refined design

What do you do when you’re one of the world’s largest smartphone makers and it’s time to update your flagship device? If you’re Samsung, you trot out the new Galaxy S5, a refined and updated take on last year’s wildly successful Galaxy S4. Like the new Gear wearables, the Galaxy S5 looks and feels …

How to Take a Picture of a Single, Ultra-Magnified Snow Flake

You—yes, you!—can help prove that no two flurries are alike. All you need is a good camera, a plastic bag, and some tape.<p>No two snowflakes are alike, they say. And yet: We rarely get proof of that. Our eyes perceive snow not as individual, idiosyncratic crystals ... but rather as uniformly fluffy …

Pumpkin Cheesecake Recipe - How to Make Pumpkin Cheesecake

11 Hidden Messages in Company Logos

When Wendy's redesigned its logo in 2013, the company insisted the word "MOM" in the collar was unintentional. But plenty of other logos contain …

Robin Williams

Behold a Burger With a Deep-Fried Mac and Cheese Bun

Here's the latest in hybrid burger creations: the <b>Mac Attack</b> from Chicago's <b>Rockit Burger Bar</b>. The restaurant tweeted the above photo of the burger, which features a beef patty, sriracha ketchup, scallions, lettuce, and tomato sandwiched between <b>deep-fried mac and cheese buns</b>. Chicago folks, take …

Lemony Kale, Quinoa, and Fig Salad & Cinnamon Pear Chips

Cheesy zucchini bake, peanutty quinoa bowl with baked tofu, and seriously creative cinnamon pear chips in today's Delicious Links.<p><b>Lemony Kale,</b> …

Fall in Love: Romantic Dates Near San Francisco

As the weather cools and we stand a little closer, there's no denying that autumn is the season when summer flings fall in love. It's time to break out that new wardrobe and hit the town (and country) with one of these <b>romantic dates near San Francisco.</b><p><b>Sweep Her off Her Feet</b><p>An autumn bike ride has …

Taro Ice Cream Recipe

Taro is a mildly sweet, very starchy tuber often used in Asian desserts. Its light, nutty flavor works especially well in ice cream, and cooking it releases so much starch that your ice cream won't need any eggs.<p><b>Read more: Scooped: Taro Ice Cream</b><p>Ingredients2 tablespoons unsalted butter2/3 pound …

Baked Apple and Bourbon Ice Cream

This ice cream was very much inspired by my favorite fall pie recipe. I love baked apple and a little bourbon. This was my first time experimenting …

Pumpkin Ice Cream Recipe

358<p>493<p>Every year I get a number of requests from people looking for a recipe for great Pumpkin Ice Cream. In my book, The Perfect Scoop, I have a …

Fried Farro with Pickled Carrots and Runny Eggs

6 Servings<p>Browning the farro imbues it with a nutty flavor—a step you can add any time you prepare the grain.<p>September 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 medium carrots, peeled, chopped<p>½ cup white wine vinegar<p>1 tsp. sugar<p>1 tsp. kosher salt plus more<p>5 Tbsp. olive oil, divided<p>1½ cups semi-pearled farro<p>2 garlic …

Caramelized Peaches + Cream with a Toasted Crumble

Caramelized Peaches + Cream with a Toasted Crumble.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> August 30, 2013 68<p>You know my stance on peaches.<p>I firmly believe that you really only …