Morning Cup of Links: Monkey Language

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What to Do When the Power Goes Out. Or better yet, what to do now to be prepared for such an event.
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Five Modern Technologies That Might Not Be So Modern. Is there ever anything new under the sun?
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Campbell's monkeys have six basic sounds they make in the wild, but they can string these six sounds together in ways that mean many different things. Which is more amazing, that monkeys have a language, or that we can translate it?
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Watch this illusion from different angles. Does it keep changing on you like it did me?
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Soviet Star Wars. The real story behind how close the Soviets got to a space-based missile system.
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Tricks and Traps in the Credit Card Game. Even responsible users can get burned if you let your guard down. (via Consumerist)
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Rwandan Grand Prix. No need to let a little thing like lack of a car keep you from drag racing.
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Thank God It's Friday: 7 Reasons to Love Dragnet. Not that I really needed any extra reasons besides I always liked it.

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December 8, 2009 - 11:03pm
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