Vanessa Pearson

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Mmmmm . . . DIY Brown Sugar-Cinnamon Pop Tarts! http://www.chow.com/recipes/29473-brown-sugarcinnamon-pop-tarts

Chef Charlie Palmer's Chocolate Pecan Pie Recipe http://www.chow.com/recipes/10449-chocolate-pecan-pie

Transform your afternoon cup of chai into a fluffy donut -- Chai Sufganiyot with Orange-Pumpkin Buttercream http://www.chow.com/recipes/30223-chai-sufganiyot-hanukkah-doughnuts-with-orange-pumpkin-buttercream

Looking for a delicious alternative or complement to Pumpkin Pie? Try this Brown Butterscotch Pie this Thanksgiving! http://www.chow.com/recipes/10733-brown-butterscotch-pie

Cold, gray weather around the CHOW office has us craving some warm and comforting Broccoli Cheddar Soup http://www.chow.com/recipes/29294-broccoli-and-cheddar-soup

Reports Say Tesla Is Developing A Self-Driving Car

With all the buzz over autonomous automobiles these days – among other automakers currently in the race, Nissan recently pledged it would bring a self-driving car of its own to market by decade’s end – it comes as no surprise that high-tech darling Tesla Motors would be working on its own auto …

Teach Kids to Daydream

Mental downtime makes people more creative and less anxious.<p>Today’s children are exhausted, and not just because one in three kids is not getting sufficient sleep. Sleep deprivation in kids (who require at least nine hours a night, depending on age) has been found to significantly decrease academic …

Design contest: Students envision appliances of future

An army of tiny flying robots won the big prize at this year's Electrolux Design Lab competition, an annual contest for futuristic home appliances hosted by the Swedish appliance maker.<p>For Mab, an automated household system that cleans the home with hundreds of flying robots armed with drops of …

A Plan to Create Just Two Time Zones in the Continental United States

Daylight Saving Time is a reminder that losing another hour of evening light isn't just annoying—it's an economically harmful policy with minimal energy savings.<p>Updated: Nov. 5, 2017<p>Editor’s Note: This article was first published on Nov. 1, 2013. The original headline was, “Daylight Saving Time Is …