East Asian characters have been a part of Hollywood since the silent film era. But the portrayal of Asian and especially Chinese characters in the history of U.S. movies has been described as problematic by many film scholars.
Africa's Sahel region emits considerably less greenhouse gasses than the U.S. and China, but with temperatures in the area rising 1.5 times faster than the global average, the region is still especially vulnerable to climate change.
China is barring American Navy ships and military aircraft from visiting Hong Kong in retaliation for the Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act — legislation that supports pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong.
The capital of Asia America is one description used for an area spanning 36 kilometers just east of downtown Los Angeles, called the San Gabriel Valley. Close to half a million Asians live in this region. It’s an Asian enclave where nine cities in the area are majority-Asian.
Scientists are warning that honey bees are dying off - a threat to human survival. Bees' legs and wings carry the pollen that allow crops to flourish. While pesticides protect those plants, they also kill the pollinators, a lesson being learned in Rwanda.