Arafat's final effects - Al Jazeera English

Arafat's final effects

A collection of the items Al Jazeera analysed while studying what killed Yasser Arafat.

These are the items Yasser Arafat had with him when he died - his glasses, his clothes, even his trademark keffiyeh.

All of them were sent to the University Centre of Legal Medicine in Lausanne, Switzerland, where they were examined for a range of poisons and heavy metals, everything from arsenic to zinc.

The unseen side of Antarctica

The unseen side of Antarctica

Parts of Antarctica are warming faster than anywhere else on the planet. Al Jazeera travelled to Antarctica with a team of scientists wanting to know how this will affect the region, its abundant wildlife and the rest of the world.

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