Afternoon Links: January 18, 2011

1. The makers of video game Dead Space 2 have launched a viral campaign which focuses solely on how much middle-aged mothers are disgusted by the game.

2. A new study by McGill University researchers analyzes how music stimulates the release of dopamine into the striatum region of the forebrain.

3. A French mansion that was locked up for 100 years and preserved as a time capsule has finally been opened.

4. This crematorium is using excess energy from their cremator furnace  to heat their headquarters.

5. Designer gas cans for women.

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