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.
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When and how can someone be declared dead? "Brain death" and "cardiac death" use different criteria, with consequences for organ donation.
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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!
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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."
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Watch this parrot get down and groove! It's a video created for the song Konichiwa Bitches by Robyn.
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The Staten Island Museum holds wonders beyond your expectations -like the amazing Magic Hairball.
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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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