How Mosquitoes Use Six Needles to Suck Your Blood | Deep Look

This is the deadliest animal in the world. Mosquitoes kill hundreds of thousands of people each year… the most vulnerable people: children, pregnant women… No other bite kills more humans… or makes more of us sick. So what makes a mosquito’s bite so effective? For starters, they’re motivated. Only females bite us. They need blood […]

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“Something Drastic Has To Happen” Roger Hallam | BBC HardTalk | Extinction Rebellion

Transcribed by [email protected] Welcome to Hard Talk, I’m Stephen Sackur. Back in 2015, the nations of the world made a formal commitment to act to keep global warming well below two degrees centigrade. So much for fine words. Global greenhouse gas emissions are still rising. The data suggests the planet is warming at an alarming […]

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Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam in leaked secret recording – BBC News

I don’t want to spend your time, or waste your time, for you to ask me what went wrong, and why [it] went wrong. But for a chief executive… [sniffles] to have caused this huge havoc to Hong Kong, is unforgivable. It’s just unforgivable. If I have a choice, the first thing [I would do] […]

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Stephen Lawrence and the Police Investigation: Stephen: The Murder that Changed a Nation – BBC One

My son’s been murdered and none of these officers, the justice system, the politicians – nobody cared. These idiots who have murdered my son had more rights than we did. People seem to think I may have moved on and I’ve got over Stephen’s death. I haven’t. 122 or 161? 122, man. If we had […]

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Russian couple filmed at protest may lose children – BBC News

It was extremely, extremely stressful. And extremely scary. If you watch this video there is not any evidence that something bad is happening with the baby. And that was really the grounds for our authorities to initiate a criminal case and a law suit against ordinary people. It’s scary because it’s so huge consequences for […]

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People living in tiny spaces – Hong Kong: World’s Busiest Cities | BBC Two

This is the most Expensive real estate in the World in hong Kong Homes cost 18 Times more Than an average Family’s income Rents are more Than twice the amount you’d Pay in the uk with space at a premium Most hong Kongers live on top of each Other in tiny flats I’ve come to […]

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