Science Skyscraper melting cars: How a London building is creating a flaming death ray

Skyscraper melting cars: A new skyscraper in London's financial center is melting parts of cars and setting carpets on fire, locals report.

By , LiveScience Assistant Editor

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London isn't famous for hot weather, but that may change soon, and not because of global warming: The design of a new skyscraper in the city is melting cars and setting buildings on fire.