Angkor Wat’s Collapse From Climate Change Has Lessons for Today -National Geographic

Panorama of the Upper Gallery, Angkor Wat

Panorama of the Upper Gallery, Angkor Wat (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

In this fascinating article, the National geographic reports that the powerful civilization was hammered into oblivion by drought and floods, underscoring the connections between climate and people.

Source: Angkor Wat’s Collapse From Climate Change Has Lessons for Today

This is a recommended read.

UK recognizing China’s future role – Global Times

China’s influential and often outspoken newspaper, the Global Times gives prominence to an interview with a Cambridge academic. Martin Jacques (Jacques), a senior fellow at the Department of Politics and International Studies, Cambridge University and author of When China Rules the World, shared his thoughts with Global Times (GT) London correspondent Sun Wei.

The article considers that discussions about China’s rise and its global impact have been growing more heated over the years.

Source: UK recognizing China’s future role – Global Times

This is an insightful read. Check it out!