Morning Cup of Links: Bovine Choreography

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Sperm is so useful that the gene responsible for it hasn't changed in 600 million years. That gene is still found in sea anemones, insects, worms, and others of our close relatives.
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John Scalzi wrote a biography and a touching epitaph for his dog, Kodi. She was a credit to her species and will remind you of a dog you loved. (via Fark)
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A classic that still makes me smile: a romance story told in road signs. Someday, someone will collect photographs of all these signs in the wild to recreate this.
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The Fayum portraits are up to 2,000 years old, yet they were preserved so well that they appear to be recently painted. They give us a look at ancient Egypt that their mummies can't give us. (via Metafilter)
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Stinkers the porcupine will try to convince you that porcupines makes wonderful pets. Don't let the overwhelming "Aww" factor influence your opinion.
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Surreal Bovine Choreography by Cyriak. They've obviously been eating more than just plain grass.
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It's sad to see how much edible food grocery stores toss out every day, but freegans are doing something about it. When your name is Ginger Freebird, dumpster-diving might just come naturally.
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6 Labyrinths To Get Lost In (not counting the David Bowie movie). Don't forget your lunch and your cell phone!

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July 19, 2010 - 12:09am
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