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World / France Why are drones circulating overnight in Paris? 25 February 2015 Channel 4 News

Unidentified drones fly over Paris for a second night in a row, circulating the US embassy, Eiffel Tower and Place de la Concorde.

Culture We've come Back to the Future: so where are the flying cars? 01 January 2015

Cult movie Back to the Future II sees Marty McFly flung to a future 80s kids could only dream of: the year 2015. So where are all the amazing gadgets the film and other fiction promised us?

UK March of the drones: are they getting out of hand? - video 12 December 2014

A drone came within 20 feet of an airliner landing at Heathrow this summer, and they have become this year's must-have Christmas gift. Are we ready for the drone era?

Technology Could your Christmas drone land you in hot water? 07 December 2014

Air safety chiefs are investigating the first near-miss between a passenger jet and a drone near Heathrow. As many get ready to unwrap the must-have present, we ask: what are your rights?

World / Ukraine Stunning drone footage of deserted Chernobyl town - video 30 November 2014

British film-maker Danny Cooke has captured these haunting scenes from the deserted city of Pripyat in Ukraine - abandoned after the Chernobyl nuclear disaster of 1986.

Technology Is drone revolution a threat to national security? - video 27 October 2014

Pilots warn people should not be able to fly remote-controlled drones in UK airspace until better rules are brought in.

Technology Ten of the most beautiful drone videos of all time 27 October 2014 Channel 4 News

As pilots urge tougher rules on drones, Channel 4 News finds some of the most memorable footage from around the web.

Culture Not a concert but an experience: in rehearsal with John Cale 11 September 2014 Krishnan Guru-Murthy

Rehearsing his latest show, music pioneer John Cale discusses using drones on stage, his turbulent relationship with Lou Reed, the sexual abuse he suffered as a child and Scottish independence.

Politics / Israel 'The Israeli military does not target civilians' - video 16 July 2014 Jon Snow

As four boys die in a shell attack in Gaza, Israeli government spokesman Mark Regev says: "The story with these four boys is a tragedy - let's be clear the Israeli military does not target civilians."

World / United States US sends armed drones to Iraq 'to protect its troops' 28 June 2014

The US military says it has deployed armed manned and unmanned aircraft over Iraq to protect its soldiers, and may consider targeting "high value individuals".