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A forensic, fast-paced and sometimes irreverent take on the news that you won't find elsewhere. Using a unique ten-screen studio, we'll break down the news through analysing the data, the facts, the videos and the digital noise.​

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A forensic, fast-paced and sometimes irreverent take on the news that you won't find elsewhere. Using a unique ten-screen studio, we'll break down the news through analysing the data, the facts, the videos and the digital noise.​

    • video
    'We need to act now' The fight to contain billions of Locusts wreaking havoc across East Africa

    'We need to act now' The fight to contain billions of Locusts wreaking havoc across East Africa

    Kenya is in the grips of its worst locust crisis in 70 years. Hundreds of billions of them are eating their way through east Africa and beyond, threatening the food security for 19M people. Some individual swarms are said to number over a billion, and they’re predicted to get much much bigger in the coming months. What can be done to stop them?

    • 26 min
    • video
    'It's spreading faster than SARS' How far will the so-called 'Wuhan coronavirus' spread?

    'It's spreading faster than SARS' How far will the so-called 'Wuhan coronavirus' spread?

    Cities in lockdown, millions in quarantine and an ever growing number of infections and deaths. The Wuhan coronavirus has swept across the world and brought China to a stand still. Could Chinese authorities have done more to contain it? And just how deadly is the virus?

    Get the very latest on the spread of the virus here; https://gisanddata.maps.arcgis.com/apps/opsdashboard/index.html#/bda7594740fd40299423467b48e9ecf6

    • 26 min
    • video
    USING WHATSAPP? Top Hacker explains dangers revealed by MBS / BEZOS scandal

    USING WHATSAPP? Top Hacker explains dangers revealed by MBS / BEZOS scandal

    The news that the UN was accusing Mohammed Bin Salman, Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, of hacking the phone of tech entrepreneur Jeff Bezos, seemed like a bolt from the blue. But as the story unfolded it became clear there was a deep well of politics behind the apparently random act. And it touched on some of the most bitter geopolitical disputes happening right now.

    • 26 min
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    AUSTRALIA FIRES – The catastrophic blazes that are devastating the Aussies

    AUSTRALIA FIRES – The catastrophic blazes that are devastating the Aussies

    Fires happen in Australia every year, but not fires like these. Experts say they warned the Australian government for decades that the country’s rising temperature and increasing droughts would spark a blaze unlike anything they’d seen before. Yet when the wildfires began to ravage the states of New South Wales and Victoria a few months ago, firefighters say they were unprepared and under-resourced. The blowback has been ferocious and has fallen mainly on the shoulders of Prime Minister Scott Morrison. Is it fair? Can any one person be to blame for such a vast calamity?
    Nexus investigates...

    #AustraliaFires #bushfires #wildfire

    • 26 min
    • video
    WHY IRAN SHOT DOWN UKRAINE PLANE?!

    WHY IRAN SHOT DOWN UKRAINE PLANE?!

    176 died when Iran’s military shot down a Ukrainian plane over Tehran on January 8 2020. Why shoot at a plane? Why not close airspace? Why did Iran say it was mechanical failure? What do Iranian protesters think? And will there be a REAL investigation?
    NEXUS, with Matthew Moore

    • 26 min
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    GHOSN BACK! How former Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn skipped bail in Japan and popped up in Lebanon

    GHOSN BACK! How former Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn skipped bail in Japan and popped up in Lebanon

    Carlos Ghosn was on the verge of becoming a cautionary tale about doing business in Japan. The titan of the car industry, detained and indicted for financial misconduct in Tokyo, faced years in prison at the hands of the country’s ruthless justice system. That was until he disappeared on 29th December, turning up half a world away in Beirut. How did he escape and why?
    Nexus investigates.

    • 26 min

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