Tag: China

Delhi’s Indian Ocean Strategy

Delhi’s Indian Ocean Strategy

By Micah Moen 6 Comments December 6, 2019

– India is increasingly worried about Chinese capabilities in the Indian Ocean. In response, India is investing both in itself and in its neighbors to makes sure that Delhi remains the primary power in the Indian Ocean. The first part of this strategy is India building up its own capacity. A prime example of this […]

Intersections Between Religion and Environment in China

Intersections Between Religion and Environment in China

By Micah Moen 0 Comment November 20, 2019

[SU:] So, I’m Myra. I’m the Outreach Coordinator at the Center for East Asian Studies. I also manage our massive, massive film library collection. Abbey mentioned it earlier. The Center for East Asian Studies at the University of Chicago houses the largest East Asian film library collection in North America. We have about, I would […]

MineBest | MinerSummit 2019

MineBest | MinerSummit 2019

By Micah Moen 0 Comment November 16, 2019

[Music] Alright, so that’s a wrap for MineBest at the Miner’s Summit here at Chengdu, China – thanks for tuning in! [Music] My name is Eyal Avramovich, I am the CEO of MineBest [Music] We are here to help to open a bridge, open a door for everyone that wants to see what is outside […]

Ocean Park! Hong Kong Travel Vlog #4

Ocean Park! Hong Kong Travel Vlog #4

By Micah Moen 20 Comments November 10, 2019

[Intro Music – upbeat electronic song] [screams] Hello, so this is number four in my series of Hong Kong Travel Vlogs, and today I’m going to take you with me to “Ocean Park”. So while I was in Hong Kong I was really lucky to meet a number of really cool people who just contacted […]

Int’l Commerce, Snorkeling Camels, and The Indian Ocean Trade: Crash Course World History #18

Int’l Commerce, Snorkeling Camels, and The Indian Ocean Trade: Crash Course World History #18

By Micah Moen 100 Comments November 2, 2019

Hi, I’m John Green, this is Crash Course World History, and today we’re going to be discussing trade here, in the Indian Ocean. Oh, my globe had a globe! We’re gonna do some new-school history where we talk about a system instead of talking about individuals or some boring boring dynasty — no, Stan, not […]

How Did The Deepest Part Of The Ocean Get So Polluted?

How Did The Deepest Part Of The Ocean Get So Polluted?

By Micah Moen 100 Comments November 1, 2019

For centuries we’ve been warned of the dangers that lurk deep below the ocean’s surface. Maybe there’s a horrifying colossal squid, or a Kraken, or an evil villain’s lair. As it turns out, the reality is far worse. Hey there polluting population, Jules here for DNews! The Mariana Trench is the deepest known part of […]

Awkwafina on meeting the cast of Ocean’s 8 and living in both NYC and China

Awkwafina on meeting the cast of Ocean’s 8 and living in both NYC and China

By Micah Moen 34 Comments October 27, 2019

the name Awkwafina I just I always thought it was funny when brands try to like feminized themselves you know like Neutrogena so I’d also I’m really awkward so you know and FINA I’m sure it means fine somewhere you know like awkwardly fine, Aqua fine you know we didn’t smoke any blunts together but […]

6 Creative Ways People Used to Navigate the Oceans

6 Creative Ways People Used to Navigate the Oceans

By Micah Moen 100 Comments October 23, 2019

It’s pretty hard to get lost these days, no matter where you are in the world. All you have to do is fire up your favorite navigation app and you’re good. Even ships in the middle of the ocean have GPS. But back before all that technology existed, getting lost was a real danger, especially […]

Crossing an Ocean: The Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge | The B1M

Crossing an Ocean: The Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge | The B1M

By Micah Moen 100 Comments October 23, 2019

This is the longest ocean crossing in the world. Consisting of three cable-stayed bridges, three man-made islands and one of the world’s longest undersea tunnels, the entire project has taken eight years to construct at a cost of over USD $15BN. The 55-kilometre crossing connects Hong Kong with Macau and Zhuhai, drastically reducing journey times […]

What is the strategic importance of Indian Ocean Region? learn its Geography, Trade & Strategic Imp.

What is the strategic importance of Indian Ocean Region? learn its Geography, Trade & Strategic Imp.

By Micah Moen 65 Comments October 22, 2019

the Indian Ocean region is one of the most densely populated region in the world it contains one-third of the world’s population its Ocean the Indian Ocean is the third largest among world’s oceanic division this region is blessed with vast resource of natural resources since few decades the Indian Ocean region has witnessed a […]