Schlagwörter: BBC

Würden Sie in ein Flugzeug ohne Piloten einsteigen?

How comfortable would you feel getting on a pilotless plane? That is the question millions of people may have to ask themselves in the future if they want to jet off on holiday around the world. As we move closer to a world of driverless cars, which have already been on the road in some US cities and have also been tested in London, remotely controlled planes may be the next automated mode of transport. Plane manufacturer Boeing plans to test them in 2018. (weiter hier)

Sorry, der „Islamische Staat“ ist ein islamischer Staat…

„….ISLAM has inspired depraved Islamic State jihadis to carry out heinous atrocities, the BBC’s head of religion and ethics has said. Muslim Aaqil Ahmed described it is an “uncomfortable” truth that the bloodthirsty terrorist cult is being driven by “Islamic doctrine”. He said: “I hear so many people say ISIS has nothing to do with Islam — of course it has. They are not preaching Judaism. “It might be wrong, Weiterlesen

BBC „zu christlich“, soll „muslimische Gebete ausstrahlen“….

„The BBC’s religious output is too Christian, an internal review by the Corporation has concluded, opening the way for more programmes on other faiths. A report by Aaqil Ahmed, the BBC’s head of religion and ethics, has suggested Muslim, Hindu and Sikh faiths should get more airtime. One Muslim leader suggested Weiterlesen

Sind Terroristen überhaupt Terroristen?

„….The Islamists who committed the Charlie Hebdo massacre in Paris should be not be described as “terrorists” by the BBC, a senior executive at the corporation has said.
Tarik Kafala, the head of BBC Arabic, the largest of the BBC’s non-English language news services, said the term “terrorist” was too “loaded” to describe the actions of the men who killed 12 people in the attack on the French satirical magazine….“ (hier)

Wenn das Klima nicht will….

(Manfred JACOBY) Dieser Tage ließ eine Meldung aufhorchen, die – so scheint es – ein gewichtiges Problem der gängigen Klimaforschung lösen könnte. Unter anderem die BBC berichtete darüber auf ihrer Homepage.

Das Problem ist hinlänglich bekannt, nämlich der seit 15 Jahren währende Stillstand in der Klimaerwärmung. Nach allem, was uns die finanziell bestens ausgestattete Klimaforschung seit Jahrzehnten weis machen will, Weiterlesen

Nicht alles was hinkt ist ein Vergleich…

Die BBC berichtet über den neuen jungen österreichischen Aussenminister: „Aged 27, Sebastian Kurz was one of 12 ministers confirmed by Austrian President Heinz Fischer in the capital Vienna (…) Other people in positions of power around the world include Kim Jong-un, who became leader of North Korea at the age of 28 or 29 (his exact age is not known).“