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Human vaccine trial starting 
  Tue, 02 Sep 2014 17:46:12 EDT 
    Three healthy people are to receive an experimental Ebola vaccine after U.S. authorities gave the green light for human testing.


Sports diplomacy 
  Tue, 02 Sep 2014 12:10:00 EDT 


    What starts in winter and lasts 8 years? 
      Mon, 18 Aug 2014 11:56:42 EDT 
      It's largely devoid of human life, dark and viciously cold at times and frequently subject to dangerous levels of geological volatility -- the Arctic is surely the worst possible destination for an arts festival.


    Floating snowflake world's coolest hotel? 
      Thu, 14 Aug 2014 08:11:53 EDT 
      The Krystall hotel will doubtless inspire a few gags about a frosty reception when it opens in December 2016, but once guests realize they're about to check in to a giant floating snowflake, it could just as easily melt hearts.


    The world's most beautiful clocks 
      Thu, 14 Aug 2014 08:13:38 EDT 
      12 of the world's most beautiful clocks


    Sculptures as thin as a hair 
      Wed, 06 Aug 2014 12:59:52 EDT 
      Most flowers start as seeds planted in soil, but Wim Noorduin, currently a post-doc researcher at Harvard, prefers to craft bouquets using Barium carbonate and sodium metasilicate. The two chemicals are disolved in a glass beaker filled with water and as carbon dioxide seeps into the vessel it kickstarts a chemical reaction that creates a wonderland of micro-sculptures that are about the diameter of the human hair.


    Trieste, the city of fashion 
      Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:56:17 EDT 
      Nudging the border with Slovenia in Italy's far north-east, the mysteriously underrated city of Trieste is largely known for its stately, Habsburg-era architecture, exquisite coffee, and traditional regattas.


    World's most stylish bookstores 
      Fri, 01 Aug 2014 09:02:43 EDT 
      Someday there may be a generation of kids who think bookstores are fictional creations found only in novels that come in the mail.


    Mystique of abandoned palaces 
      Fri, 01 Aug 2014 09:00:29 EDT 
      Patrycja Makowska likes to give enigmatic names to the extraordinarily beautiful photographs she shoots of crumbling palaces.


    Is architecture dead? Not in Venice 
      Mon, 14 Jul 2014 08:30:18 EDT 
      Their stare is blank and unblinking; they just stand there rigid and dumb. Passers-by look on bemused as a child attempts to clamber up one of their backs. It's no harm, they are after all just a pair of concrete cows, painted white with cute little black spots.


    Is it time to ban reclining seats? 
      Wed, 03 Sep 2014 00:20:41 EDT 
      Maria Cardona says three recent flights were diverted when passengers fought over reclining seats. The solution is obvious: Ban reclining seats


    Who takes children to a gun range? 
      Wed, 03 Sep 2014 00:22:05 EDT 
      CNN's Gary Tuchman meets with parents who encourage their children to shoot at gun ranges.


    Could Pakistan be on verge of coup? 
      Tue, 02 Sep 2014 22:58:28 EDT 
      Pakistan's perilous democratic transition has been rocked by the ongoing anti-government protests.


    Watch what you click 
      Wed, 03 Sep 2014 00:19:34 EDT 
      Lots of celebrities. Even more nude photos. Five things to know about the scandal.


    Is the iCloud safe to use? 
      Tue, 02 Sep 2014 22:25:20 EDT 
      Apple confirms that accounts were breached after some nude photos were leaked of famous celebrities. Dan Simon reports.
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