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VIDEO: China's museum of roast duck 
  Mon, 01 Sep 2014 23:58:25 GMT 
    In 2013 China had a new museum open almost every day of the year on average, resulting in some slightly bizarre attractions

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  Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:15:18 GMT 
    Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day.

VIDEO: Footage of powerful solar flares 
  Mon, 01 Sep 2014 01:44:43 GMT 
    The US Space Agency Nasa has released new footage showing a series of powerful solar flares.

VIDEO: Could Horseball gain Olympic glory? 
  Mon, 01 Sep 2014 14:33:38 GMT 
    Horseball, a mix of rugby and basketball, was invented in France in the 1970s, and now there are attempts to get it into the Olympics, as the BBC's Ollie Williams reports.

VIDEO: Embracing animation in Africa 
  Mon, 01 Sep 2014 13:57:20 GMT 
    There are already animation studios in Ivory Coast, Nigeria, Kenya and South Africa, but only a very limited number of good schools teach art and animation techniques on the African continent.

VIDEO: 'Hero' cat saves owner from fire 
  Mon, 01 Sep 2014 14:16:32 GMT 
    A tabby cat has been hailed a hero after she woke up her owner to alert him to a fire which destroyed his home in Melbourne, Australia.

Cave yields Neanderthal 'artwork' 
  Mon, 01 Sep 2014 20:41:59 GMT 
    An engraving found at a cave in Gibraltar may be the most compelling evidence yet for Neanderthal art.

Thieving monkey hands out money 
  Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:20:01 GMT 
    A monkey in the northern Indian state of Himachal Pradesh steals money from a home and rains down banknotes on people, reports say.

Swiss economy stalls as EU slows 
  Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:35:03 GMT 
    Switzerland's economy failed to grow in the second quarter of the year, official figures show, with trade affected by stagnation in the rest of Europe.

Mining tax repealed by Australia 
  Tue, 02 Sep 2014 06:45:08 GMT 
    Australia scraps a controversial mining tax after the government strikes a deal with business tycoon Clive Palmer's political party.

Google 'discourages' old browser use 
  Mon, 01 Sep 2014 14:28:47 GMT 
    Google has started showing old versions of its search page to people using out-of-date versions of web browsers.

VIDEO: FBI to investigate celebrity hacking 
  Tue, 02 Sep 2014 00:59:23 GMT 
    The FBI are investigating after many famous women have had their nude photographs posted online anonymously after being hacked.

McDormand picks up Venice award 
  Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:49:42 GMT 
    Oscar-winning actress Frances McDormand is honoured with the visionary talent award at the Venice Film Festival.

Spain returns Colombian treasure 
  Mon, 01 Sep 2014 23:08:27 GMT 
    Spain returns to Colombia hundreds of indigenous artefacts that were seized from drug gangs in 2003, but later smuggled out of the country.

How corals stir up their world 
  Tue, 02 Sep 2014 00:57:27 GMT 
    Corals stir up the water, creating vortices that draw in nutrients and drive away waste, research reveals.
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