The Truth Behind the Syrian Cell Phone Charging Story

Earlier this month PBS ran a story about an unorthodox method of phone charging that Syrian rebels were using. It sounded strange to us, so we tested it. It didn't hold water. Literally. So NewsHour followed up with the real story. » 8/24/11 5:22pm 8/24/11 5:22pm

Are Syrian Rebels Really Charging Their Phones With Batteries and Water?

Syrian freedom fighters claim to have come up with a new and creative way of charging their cell phones when they're cut off the grid. It sounds too good to be true... and we think it is. » 8/12/11 12:00pm 8/12/11 12:00pm