Daily Archives: April 23, 2019

This is what sea level rise will do to coastal cities

Verge Science

Published on Apr 23, 2019

Sea level rise is already redrawing coastlines around the world. What happens when the coast retreats through a major city? We look at how the world map will change in the year 2100, and what coastal cities can do to defend themselves.
Read more here: http://bit.ly/2ZwP5Se
You can learn more about Surging Seas and check how sea level rise may affect you here: http://ss2.climatecentral.org

Greta Thunberg at Guardian Live: ‘This is an emergency’

Guardian Supporters

Published on Apr 23, 2019

Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg told a packed Guardian Live the world faces an ‘existential crisis’ and movements like Extinction Rebellion are putting crucial pressure on governments to act.

‘Our future was sold’: Greta Thunberg tells MPs

Guardian News

Published on Apr 23, 2019

Greta Thunberg took her climate message to MPs at the Houses of Parliament on Tuesday. The 16-year-old Swedish climate change activist told a packed room in the Palace of Westminster her future and those of her fellow children had been ‘sold’. She said: ‘We probably don’t even have a future any more. That future has been sold so that a small number of people can make unimaginable amounts of money.’ ‘It was stolen from us every time you said ‘the sky is the limit’.’

The Belt and Road: Across Mountains and Seas

New China TV
Published on Apr 22, 2019

Across mountains and seas, Xinhua takes you for a magnificent view of the major #BeltandRoad projects worldwide. The China-proposed initiative has sketched out a “freehand brushwork” over the past few years and is now striving to work out a “meticulous painting.”

Why is Belt and Road gaining in popularity

New China TV
Published on Apr 21, 2019

It’s the world’s largest platform for international cooperation. Nearly 2/3 of countries in the world have signed up for it. Why is the #BeltandRoad gaining in popularity?

Red Star, Blue Water: A Ship shape Industry

Published on Apr 23, 2019

The naval parade on April 24 has attracted world attention to the rapid development of the PLA Navy. It’s a showcase of China’s best warships. The country is a leader in shipbuilding, outpacing much of the rest of the world. From refitting and import, to manufacturing and export, China’s shipbuilding capacity has surged. The industry is rapidly closing the gap with other powers, providing the solid foundation for the navy’s leapfrog development.

2019 Climate Teach In

Alliance for Climate Education
Published on Apr 22, 2019

We celebrated Earth Week with our annual livestream event! We gave away prizes, watched fresh new video content, and chatted with Alexandria Villaseñor, founder of the US Youth Climate Strike and Rose Strauss of Sunrise Movement.. #StompOutDoubt #EarthWeek2019 ___
http://www.acespace.org for more information.