Morning Cup of Links: Bond gadgets come to life

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Bond gadgets: Never say they will never work. Science and technology are starting to catch up with 007.
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It's Not So Easy Being Less Rich. Those who have more risk losing more, therefore those of us with nothing can feel better about the possibility of losing it all.
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Viva Calaca! A charming animation project by artist Ritxi Ostariz based on the Mexican Day of the Dead.
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In the '50s, disabled children often disappeared into state institutions. One family tracked their son down almost a half-century later.
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World's strangest looking animals. Some of these look like they are patched together from parts of other animals!
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What Does It Mean to Be Human? A panel of scientists give their answers, and commenters have lots more.
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While U.S. cities are hot spots for global warming, people living in them turn out to be greener than their country cousins. Here are the top and bottom ten cities.
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The world's most sought-after poo. The real origins of ambergris.

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