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Getting packages in NYC just got easier via Latch systems furnished by Jet

Getting your deliveries is about to get easier than ever. Thanks to a new partnership between online retailer Jet and smart access system Latch, you …

What is it like to live in Winthrop? - Location, Location, Location - Boston.com Real Estate

Winthrop — named after the Massachusetts Bay Colony’s second governor, John Winthrop — was settled in 1630, making it one of the oldest towns in the …

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

Satellite eye on Earth: April 2014 – in pictures

Antarctica's crumbling glaciers, Argentina's guitar forest and a 621-mile dust storm over Sahara are among the images captured by European Space Agency and Nasa satellites

The Man Who Literally Built 'Star Wars'

Set decorator Roger Christian tells us what it was like making George Lucas's dreams out of scrap metal<p><b>PLUS: The Art of Star Wars: See Exclusive Storyboards from the Original Trilogy</b><p><b>One of the most memorable elements</b> of the original <i>Star Wars</i> in 1977 wasn't the story, or characters, or even the …

The complex controls of an F1 steering wheel revealed

The modern Formula 1 car is among the most amazing machines ever made. And when you're going wheel-to-wheel with someone like four-time world champ …

Why Leica Camera decided to leave its beloved R series behind

<b>The big idea:</b> In 2008, Leica Camera faced an issue that many organizations face today: how to decide whether product lines are strategically critical. The firm was preparing to make a decision on the company’s well-loved but anachronistic R series. The line included expensive analogue SLR cameras …

Greek Name Day Calendar

January | February | March | April | May | June | July | August | September | October | November | December<p><b>JANUARY 2017</b><p><b>Name</b><p><b>Date</b><p>EMMELEIA (Amy, Emeleia …

Meet Porter. The World's First Driving Dog.

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Military Scientists Developing Pizza That Stays Fresh for Up to Three Years

Researchers at a U.S. military lab are getting closer to perfecting what some call “the holy grail” of food prepared for soldiers: a pizza that stays …

How A Simple New Invention Seals A Gunshot Wound In 15 Seconds

An Oregon startup has developed a pocket-size device that uses tiny sponges to stop bleeding fast.<p>When a soldier is shot on the battlefield, the emergency treatment can seem as brutal as the injury itself. A medic must pack gauze directly into the wound cavity, sometimes as deep as 5 inches into …

16 Slow-Cooking Recipes for a Slow Weekend

There are the nights when dinner can't come fast enough—when we need a hot meal on the table in less time than it takes to watch an episode of TV in our pajamas (and when we proceed to watch 5 episodes after that). On such nights, we pat ourselves on the back for the fact that we cooked at all.<p>And …

Building the ultimate paper airplane, one manila folder at a time