Daily Archives: October 2, 2019

The Earth’s Biggest Super Typhoon

Published on Sep 1, 2014
This explains the phenomena also known as a cyclone with six conditions required for formation: warm sea surface temperatures, atmospheric instability, high humidity in the lower to middle levels of the troposphere. One of the strongest tropical cyclones ever recorded called “Haiyan” devastated Southeast Asia, primarily the Philippines, with the loss of 7,500 people on November 3, 2013.

China’s largest military parade marks National Day

Published on Oct 1, 2019
A lavish military parade was held on October 1, 2019, in Beijing to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China and Communist Party rule. A parade of troops, tanks and missiles – many seen publicly for the first time – crossed Tiananmen Square and paraded along the capital’s Chang’an Avenue.

BeiDou Navigation Satellite System serves the world

Published on Oct 3, 2019
In this episode of “Come Together,” CGTN looks at the self-developed BeiDou Navigation Satellite System (BDS) that went global in 2018 and represents another scientific breakthrough for China as the country celebrates the 70th anniversary of its founding.

Michael C. Hall ‘Oct 7th, take to the streets… Rebel for Life!’ | Extinction Rebellion

Extinction Rebellion

Oct 2, 2019

“Personally, I don’t want to leave this planet knowing that I did nothing to address the undeniable climate emergency and ecological crisis that engulfs us all… or threatens to.”, Michael C. Hall Michael C. Hall is an American actor https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0355910/, best known for his roles as Dexter Morgan in the Showtime series “Dexter” and as David Fisher in the HBO drama series “Six Feet Under”. In 2010, Hall won a Golden Globe Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award for his role in Dexter. The Rebellion will take place across the globe from 7th October. Worldwide actions are planned in major cities.
See if your city is listed here https://Rebellion.earth/international…
or, if your city is not listed, then please visit our global site https://Rebellion.Global/ to get in touch with your local group.
If not now, when? …… If not you, who?
Video rebroadcast courtesy of XR NYC https://www.facebook.com/XRnyc/

NYC Oct 7th event – Washington Park

State Department watchdog schedules “urgent” meeting with Congress

CBS This Morning

Oct 2, 2019

In the impeachment inquiry, House Democrats are trading angry charges with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. Democrats say the secretary could be involved in a “blatant cover-up and a clear abuse of power,” after Pompeo accused them of trying to intimidate State Department officials into testifying. Sources tell CBS News a former State Department official and a former ambassador have agreed to testify. Nancy Cordes reports.

UN lists Nigeria among top 41 countries facing food shortage

CGTN Africa

Oct 2, 2019

CGTN’s Kelechi Eme-kalam takes a look at how families hit by conflict in Nigeria are suffering the effect of food shortages there.


Extinction Rebellion activists protest on top of train at Canary Wharf

euronews (in English)

Oct 2, 2019

Activists from the Extinction Rebellion environmental group staged a climate change protest on the roof of a train at London’s Canary Wharf station…

Eagle films global warming destruction in Alps

Associated Press Oct 2, 2019

The images will be stunningly beautiful yet also hint of dire future consequences. Filmed with a camera mounted between his majestic wings, they’ll show how a white-tailed eagle named Victor sees the world as he flies over the Alps. (Oct. 2)

Fmr. Dem Senator: State IG’s “Urgent” Meeting “Means Something Big Is Up” | The Last Word | MSNBC

MSNBC Oct 2, 2019

Claire McCaskill tells Lawrence O’Donnell that it is “very unusual” for the State Department inspector general to request a last minute meeting with committee staff. Lawrence also discusses the unusual development with Mieke Eoyang and Evelyn Farkas. Aired on 10/01/19.

Valerie Plame On Ukraine Call: Trump’s Been ‘Caught This Time’ | Hardball | MSNBC

MSNBC Oct 1, 2019

Former CIA operative officer Valerie Plame joins Hardball to discuss the implications of Trump’s continued attacks on the whistleblower who raised concerns over Trump’s call with the Ukrainian President. Aired on 10/01/19.