Morning Cup of Links: Robot with a Rat Brain

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Robot Has Biological Brain Made From Rat Neurons. Last seen running away from Robocat.
When and how can someone be declared dead? "Brain death" and "cardiac death" use different criteria, with consequences for organ donation.
As you watch Olympic diving, you may have wondered how the camera follows the divers every inch of the way from the platform to underwater. The answer is extremely old-fashioned: they drop the camera!
The winners of the annual Bulwer-Lytton Fiction Contest for bad opening lines for novels was announced a few days ago, but word is slow to get out because "many newspapers have allowed themselves to be distracted by a large athletic contest being staged somewhere in Asia."
Watch this parrot get down and groove! It's a video created for the song Konichiwa Bitches by Robyn.
The Staten Island Museum holds wonders beyond your expectations -like the amazing Magic Hairball.
Top 50 Most Expensive Cities. Places where a McDonalds Combo Meal will set you back a day's pay.

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August 14, 2008 - 11:15pm
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