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November 29th, 2012
06:49 PM ET

U.S. had plans to nuke the moon

You could easily skip by it in an archive search: a project titled "A Study of Lunar Research Flights." Its nickname is even more low-brow: "Project A-119."

But the reality was much more explosive.

It was a top-secret plan, developed by the U.S. Air Force, to look at the possibility of detonating a nuclear device on the moon.

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Filed under: Brian Todd • Moon • Nuclear • Space
Use of drones within U.S. could expand
November 29th, 2012
03:44 PM ET

Use of drones within U.S. could expand

Congress has asked the Federal Aviation Administration to find a safe way to expand the use of drones in the U.S. CNN's Lisa Sylvester reports.

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Filed under: Congress • Drone • FAA • Lisa Sylvester
November 29th, 2012
03:06 PM ET

Images of Einstein's brain revealed

CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta talks to Wolf Blitzer about pictures of Albert Einstein's brain that were just released.


Filed under: Health • Sanjay Gupta
November 29th, 2012
02:47 PM ET

Rare report: CNN crew inside Syria

CNN senior international correspondent Arwa Damon reports on her rare visit with opposition fighters in Northern Syria.


Filed under: Arwa Damon • Syria