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Weird News and Bits [May. 22nd, 2010|05:08 pm]

[User Picture]From: rubbertexcooper
2010-05-23 01:00 am (UTC)
Biofuel Cells Inside Rats -- Researchers implanted biofuel cells inside living rats and showed they could generate energy. It's like the Matrix for rodents.

Translation: We fed a bunch of jolt cola to some rats and put them on exercise wheels connected to generators. FOR SCIENCE!
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[User Picture]From: singingnettle
2010-05-23 03:06 am (UTC)
Well, given that I'm sick and have no brain, that was all pretty engaging.
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[User Picture]From: nicodemusrat
2010-05-23 04:51 am (UTC)
Glad you enjoyed them. (And hope you feel better soon!)

They're meant to be interesting items just... weird. :)
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[User Picture]From: singingnettle
2010-05-23 03:59 pm (UTC)
Thanks! I'm feeling a little better today.
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[User Picture]From: marko_the_rat
2010-05-23 06:59 am (UTC)
I loved the tag that accompanied the article about bio fuel cells in rats on Slashdot: What could possibly go wrong?
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[User Picture]From: twigmouse
2010-05-23 12:31 pm (UTC)
Ninjas! Awesome!!
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