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Civil Engineer (Episode 49)

They design everything from roads to hydroelectric dams. Let’s meet the civil engineer. Hi. I’m Viviana. Hi. Charles. The responsibilities of a civil engineer are to plan, design, and manage infrastructure projects: pipelines, roadways, buildings, bridges, waterworks. So, this is one of the options for one of the bridges that you and your team have …

Hong Kong protests: what’s at stake for China? | The Economist

Hong Kong protests: what’s at stake for China? | The Economist

This protester calls himself “Bruce’’ We’ve hidden his face and obscured his voice to protect his identity He’s one of the millions of Hong Kongers taking to the streetsMany people here are wearing face masksPeople are hiding their identitiesThey fear that the government will press chargesWhat started as a protest against an extradition bill… …has …