Amusing News Aliquots

Silly samplings from this week's science news, compiled by Bethany Halford and Lauren Wolf.

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Putting water on cereal is weird. Now there’s science to prove it. [Discoblog] Buying your own wedding ring is for weaklings. This guy forged his from a meteorite. [io9] Roadkill, it’s no longer just good eats. It’s doing science. [Wired] Welcome to the age of social media: Hospital in Houston live tweets a brain surgery, with video and photos. Click to see the Storify-ed version. [Memorial Hermann/Storify] Mathematician reveals how he beat the roulette wheel in the 1970s with wearable computer. [New Scientist] When your parrot curses a blue streak, does it know what it’s saying? [Slate]

Author: Lauren Wolf

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  1. A wedding ring forged from meteorite is such the opposite of a weakling!