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That's got to be the most metal way to clean a power line.
Chinese companies have engineered an alarming-looking way of eliminating trash hanging on power lines — by torching them with flame-throwing drones:
People are reporting seeing these drones burning off items such as kites or balloons tangled in the wires, that are too far for staff to reach.
SEE ALSO: Firefighters in Dubai are using jetpacks to put out fires
According to QQ, the flames can reach 400 degrees Celsius (752 degrees F).
Burning off debris caught on wires.
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You're about to take a shortcut through a back alley when suddenly your phone beeps — a notification pops up warning you that a sex crime has been committed there.
That's what one prefecture in Japan is doing with its new "Mimamotchi" app.
SEE ALSO: This app is asking women to report areas where they feel unsafe
The app, which uses GPS to track the user's locations, automatically sends information when users enter areas where sex crimes have been logged.
It is the first app in Japan designed to help protect young women and children from sexual predators, Fukuoka's prefectural police told the Asahi Shimbun.
Barren Islands volcano, India's only active volcano, is reportedly spewing lava and ash after a gap of 150 years. It erupted for about four hours in January, scientists from the National Institute of Oceanography (NIO) claimed.
SEE ALSO: India is remeasuring Mount Everest to find out if it shrunk after earthquake
The volcano is situated in Barren Islands in the Andaman & Nicobar archipelago.
BloombergHSBC Seen Poised for More Share Buybacks After Stock RalliesBloombergHSBC Holdings Plc investors will be looking for indications that the bank will follow through on its plan to return more capital when it announces fourth-quarter results this week, after a $2.5 billion stock buyback and a slumping pound lifted shares