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The man who wants to control the weather with lasers

<b>(CNN) —</b> Is there anything laser can't do?<p>From cutting diamonds to preserving endangered sites, all the way to building terrifying weapons and turning your eyes from brown to blue, there is apparently no end to the list of applications for laser.<p>Swiss physicist Jean-Pierre Wolf is working on yet …

Weather

Asia's deadly secret: The scourge of the betel nut

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/health/1153000/1153817_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534397528_44dd50553d65b3621e582ac17c5d3b05<p><b>It is used by almost a tenth of the world's population. It gives people a buzz equivalent to six cups of coffee and is used variously as a symbol of</b> …

Tumors

White House: Names of Muslim Leaders Who Met With Obama to Be Released ‘At Some Point’

The White House will release the names of all 15 people the White House characterized as “American Muslim leaders,” who met with President Barack Obama Wednesday, White House press secretary Josh Earnest said Thursday.<p>But he was vague as to whether the release could be as early as Thursday or …

What is this mystery sea creature found in tin of tuna?

Suggestions about what the tiny tuna monster might be include the foetus of a blowfish, a tadpole, or the head of a soft-shelled turtle.<p>When you open a tin of tuna the last thing you expect to see is a little head staring back at you.<p>So Zoe Butler, of Nottingham, was more than a little perturbed to …

Seven unknown architectural wonders

Forget the Taj Mahal and the Colosseum – some of the world’s most impressive structures remain out of the public eye.<p>We’ve all heard of the Colosseum, the Great Wall of China, and the Taj Mahal. But what about the world’s undiscovered architectural wonders: the man-made marvels where most crowds …

Taj Mahal