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Is Cow Tipping a Myth?

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September 7, 2013
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A new study says it's mathematically impossible to tip a cow using bare hands and calls the activity a myth.


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AFP (Aug. 5, 2013) — Scientists on Monday unveiled the world's first lab-grown beef burger, serving it up to volunteers in London in what they hope is the start of a food revolution. The five ounce patty, which cost more than 250,000 euros ($330,000) to produce, has been made using strands of meat grown from muscle cells taken from a living cow.
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30K in U.K. Could Carry Human Form of Mad Cow Disease

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Newsy (Oct. 16, 2013) — According to new research, tens of thousands of people in the U.K. could be silent carriers of the human form of mad cow disease.
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