Durian

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Police in Hawaii are investigating the theft of fruit valued at about $1,000 including durian, which is known for its powerful odor.

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Food preparation and space travel are two pursuits that have some unexpected links. That’s especially true for a new experiment that Thailand plans to try this summer. HPR’s Bill Dorman has more in today’s Asia Minute.