Morning Cup of Links: Barking Cheetahs

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Dirty Secrets of College Admissions. When the decision process is this arbitrary, you should never beat yourself up over a rejection.
Watch time-lapse videos of the Aurora Borealis. It's nature's bonus for those hardy enough to live that far away from temperate zones. (via Metafilter)
Searching for Intelligence in our Genes. Despite amazing advances in the study of genetics, intelligence remains a profound mystery.
Watch artisans put designs inside hard candy. And you thought it was from a machine!
The bark of a male cheetah will cause a female to begin ovulating. This discovery will help conservation breeding programs for the endangered species, if those in charge can figure how to make a cat bark.
January is the perfect time to dream about summer and plan your garden. If you've never had one before, read 7 Tips for Starting Your Own Vegetable Garden. (via Lifehacker)
Ugly Jugs. Get your mind out of the gutter; that means exactly what it says.

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