Tens of thousands of wind turbines could dampen monster hurricanes into plain old bad storms, claim researchers.
They can be hit by bolts every three seconds for hours-long periods, even if thunderstorms are not nearby.
The nano-turbines are so small that hundreds could fit inconspicously on a phone's sleeve.
Let's take a look back at the ambitious 1930s plan to erect this monstrosity over the city.
Meet Google's new kite-like apparatus that can capture wind energy where it's most powerful.