A trio of links:
These people have developed a blight-resistant American chestnut tree, and are now crowdfunding a project to plant 10,000 new trees and start the work of bringing the species back to American forests.
Here are some nifty pictures of spherical layer cakes frosted to look like planets – complete with proper planetary cores. And here’s a link to a tutorial on how to make one yourself at home.
And finally, in honor of the upcoming holiday, a link to NASA’s cornbread dressing recipe.