(CNN)The United Arab Emirates is an architectural playground.
Its existing man-made wonders include the world’s tallest building, the Burj Khalifa, and the sail-shaped Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, while the world’s first rotating skyscraper has been proposed here by architect David Fisher.
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(CNN)It’s not unusual for friendships to be formed through football, but the bond forged between a five-year-old boy suffering from a rare form of cancer and a leading soccer star has provided one of the more unusual — and heartwarming — talking points of this season.
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Midway Atoll (CNN)Shock, combined with a little wonder at the unnatural. That’s how I feel as I watch the knife slice through the sternum of a dead Laysan albatross.
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Huge iceberg towers over Canadian town.
(CNN)Canada’s “Iceberg Alley” is living up to its name this spring, and tourists are flocking to the town of Ferryland to see the behemoth that has grounded just off shore.
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That is if you have a credit card…gotta make it harder for the thieves.
No more remembering your PIN: Mastercard creates credit card with fingerprint scanner.
The days of having to enter your PIN at a cash machine or till could soon be over after a credit card featuring a biometric fingerprint scanner was unveiled.
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YUCK…but could save a life!!
Frog mucus might seem like the kind of flu remedy a witch doctor would suggest, but in the future, more respected medical professionals could be prescribing it.
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