Drone-Destroying Laser Captured on U.S. Navy Video

April 9 (Bloomberg) -- On April 8, the U.S. Navy released this video of the Laser Weapon Systems, installed aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey, which is currently in the Persian Gulf. The system claims to destroy airborne targets at a mere $1 per shot, versus the millions spent on a traditional missile. Video courtesy Office of Naval Research. (Source: Bloomberg)

As El Niño Exits, La Niña Promises Mayhem Worldwide
52:54 - El Niño has dried up rice crops across Southeast Asia, cocoa fields in Ghana, coffee in Indonesia and sugar cane in Thailand since last year. It contributed to the Western Hemisphere’s strongest hurricane on record and the planet’s warmest year since at least the 1880s. Now the ocean’s surface is starting to cool, which may signal the start of a La Niña. Bloomberg's Brian Sullivan has more on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)
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