The Plastic Nile

WARNING: Contains images of animals being dissected. As part of Sky Ocean Rescue, and presented by Alex Crawford, Sky News’ documentary The Plastic Nile investigates the dire effects of plastic pollution on the world’s longest river, the Nile. The river is a crucial life source for millions of people who depend on it for food … Read more The Plastic Nile

Farming the sea

With unsustainable fishing affecting about 30 percent of the ocean’s wild fish population and most of the rest already fished to the limit, sea farming is playing an even bigger role in putting fish on the dinner table. This week, over three billion fish fries were released into the Bohai Baysea during an environmental protection … Read more Farming the sea

Victor Ludorum Wins 2020 French 2,000 Guineas

A belated start to the classic horse racing season in 2020 was put to bed in impressive style, by the Andre Fabre trained Victor Ludorum, who blasted past rivals to lift the French 2000 Guineas at Deauville on Monday 1 June 2020. Victor Ludorum is back! Godolphin’s Group 1 winning juvenile bounced back to that … Read more Victor Ludorum Wins 2020 French 2,000 Guineas

Aussie scientists leading global effort to tackle pollution in the world’s biggest rivers | ABC News

The CSIRO has discovered how plastic is getting into major water systems. 90 per cent of ocean plastic pollution comes from ten rivers, eight of them in Asia, including the Mekong which runs through China, Myanmar, Laos, Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam. Please note: This story was recorded earlier this year, before coronavirus restrictions For more … Read more Aussie scientists leading global effort to tackle pollution in the world’s biggest rivers | ABC News

Richard Branson’s Virgin Orbit Fails in Attempted Rocket Launch

Billionaire Richard Branson’s Virgin Orbit said a crucial test of its two-stage, orbital rocket system, designed to rival that of Elon Musk’s SpaceX for satellite launches, ended the mission shortly after releasing the rocket from the plane. A Boeing Co. 747, named Cosmic Girl, took off from the Mojave Air and Space Port in California … Read more Richard Branson’s Virgin Orbit Fails in Attempted Rocket Launch

Virgin Orbit fails on first rocket launch attempt

Richard Branson’s Virgin Orbit failed Monday in its first test launch of a new rocket carried aloft by a Boeing 747 and released over the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Southern California. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play (Android): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv … Read more Virgin Orbit fails on first rocket launch attempt

Crowds hit New Jersey boardwalk as nation cautiously reopens amid COVID-19 | ABC News

Timelapse video shows a sometimes-crowded boardwalk in Ocean City, New Jersey, over an overcast Memorial Day weekend, as the nation struggles to cautiously ease coronavirus restrictions on outdoor spaces while still mitigating the virus’ spread. http://abcn.ws/2XyykpY #oceancity #newjersey #beaches #coronavirus #covid19 #reopening SUBSCRIBE to ABC NEWS: https://bit.ly/2vZb6yP Watch More on http://abcnews.go.com/ LIKE ABC News on … Read more Crowds hit New Jersey boardwalk as nation cautiously reopens amid COVID-19 | ABC News

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern Keeps Cool During Earthquake

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern kept her cool when a magnitude 5.8 earthquake hit central New Zealand during a live interview on Monday. An earthquake rattled central New Zealand on Monday morning and was widely felt in capital city Wellington. The 5.8 magnitude quake struck at 7:53 a.m. and was centered near Levin, a town about … Read more New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern Keeps Cool During Earthquake

Fishing for subs | Russian anti-submarine aircrafts fly over the Pacific

Two long-range anti-submarine Tu-142MZ aircrafts took to the skies for a scheduled flight over the Pacific Ocean to practice flying over water surface as a part of a combat training program. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow us on Twitter … Read more Fishing for subs | Russian anti-submarine aircrafts fly over the Pacific

Up At Noon (At Five) LIVE!: A Very Special Shark-Themed Episode

This week we’re sponsored by Maneater, Tripwire Interactive’s open-world Shark-PG, and that was enough of an excuse for us to do an entirely shark-themed episode. In addition to playing Maneater while wearing very revealing rubber fisherman clothes, we also talked about our favorite shark toys and action figures, shark movies, shark snacks, as well as … Read more Up At Noon (At Five) LIVE!: A Very Special Shark-Themed Episode

How This London Brewery Keeps Calm And Pouring On During the Covid-19 Crisis

After 5 years of anticipation, London-based Forest Road Brewing Co. was about to open their brewery. Their purchase of a 4-vessel, 50-barrel brewhouse had just made it all the way across the ocean from Northern California, via the Panama Canal, only to be halted by Covid-19. With the majority of sales from kegs and business … Read more How This London Brewery Keeps Calm And Pouring On During the Covid-19 Crisis

India, Bangladesh: Millions hunker down as Cyclone Amphan arrives

Authorities have scrambled to evacuate low-lying areas in the path of Amphan, which is only the second “super cyclone” to form in the northeastern Indian Ocean since records began. FRANCE 24’s Diya Gupta tells us more. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our … Read more India, Bangladesh: Millions hunker down as Cyclone Amphan arrives

Exclusive: Investigating how North Korean fishermen plunder foreign waters

In this exclusive 35-minute documentary, we expose a massive and unknown fish smuggling and supply network in the Pacific Ocean. Every year, an armada of North Korean ghost ships invade the waters of the Russian Far East and Japan. From Vladivostok to North Korea, via China, our reporter Elena Volochine investigated the illegal fishing networks … Read more Exclusive: Investigating how North Korean fishermen plunder foreign waters