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Swiss Company Creates a Solid Gold Bow Tie

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Not sure what to get your dad for Christmas this year? If your dad is Donald Trump, Alber Elbaz, or Scrooge McDuck, we have the perfect gift for him: this solid gold bowtie. Created by scientists at the Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology (EMPA), the tie is made of polyester fibers coated in a layer of 24-carat gold. They're just 7,500 Swiss francs a pop. [Ecouterre]