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Climate activist Greta Thunberg sails across Atlantic

Swedish 16-year-old activist Greta Thunberg sails past the Statue of Liberty on the Malizia II racing yacht in New York Harbor, August 28, 2019. Thunberg sailed into New York Harbor on Wednesday in a zero-carbon emissions vessel, completing her 14-day journey from England to partake in a United Nations climate summit in New York next month.

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Swedish 16-year-old activist Greta Thunberg sails past the Statue of Liberty on the Malizia II racing yacht in New York Harbor, August 28, 2019. Thunberg sailed into New York Harbor on Wednesday in a zero-carbon emissions vessel, completing her...more

Swedish 16-year-old activist Greta Thunberg sails past the Statue of Liberty on the Malizia II racing yacht in New York Harbor, August 28, 2019. Thunberg sailed into New York Harbor on Wednesday in a zero-carbon emissions vessel, completing her 14-day journey from England to partake in a United Nations climate summit in New York next month. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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Greta Thunberg sails on the Malizia II racing yacht in New York Harbor, August 28. The 16-year-old Swedish activist, who set sail from Plymouth, England, on August 14, attracted international attention last year when she started missing school on Fridays to protest against political inaction on climate change and inspired youth around the world to do the same.

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Greta Thunberg sails on the Malizia II racing yacht in New York Harbor, August 28. The 16-year-old Swedish activist, who set sail from Plymouth, England, on August 14, attracted international attention last year when she started missing school on...more

Greta Thunberg sails on the Malizia II racing yacht in New York Harbor, August 28. The 16-year-old Swedish activist, who set sail from Plymouth, England, on August 14, attracted international attention last year when she started missing school on Fridays to protest against political inaction on climate change and inspired youth around the world to do the same. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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The Malizia II racing yacht sails underneath the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge in New York Harbor, August 28. Rather than travel in an airplane that burns fuel and contributes to atmospheric carbon pollution, Thunberg opted to make her trans-Atlantic journey carbon emission-free by sailing on the Malizia II, a 60-foot yacht equipped with solar panels and underwater turbines that produce electricity onboard.

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The Malizia II racing yacht sails underneath the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge in New York Harbor, August 28. Rather than travel in an airplane that burns fuel and contributes to atmospheric carbon pollution, Thunberg opted to make her trans-Atlantic...more

The Malizia II racing yacht sails underneath the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge in New York Harbor, August 28. Rather than travel in an airplane that burns fuel and contributes to atmospheric carbon pollution, Thunberg opted to make her trans-Atlantic journey carbon emission-free by sailing on the Malizia II, a 60-foot yacht equipped with solar panels and underwater turbines that produce electricity onboard. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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Greta Thunberg sails on the Malizia II racing yacht in New York Harbor, August 28. The boat has no shower or toilets, and those aboard including Thunberg's father and crew members planned to eat freeze-dried food throughout the trip.

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Greta Thunberg sails on the Malizia II racing yacht in New York Harbor, August 28. The boat has no shower or toilets, and those aboard including Thunberg's father and crew members planned to eat freeze-dried food throughout the trip. REUTERS/Mike...more

Greta Thunberg sails on the Malizia II racing yacht in New York Harbor, August 28. The boat has no shower or toilets, and those aboard including Thunberg's father and crew members planned to eat freeze-dried food throughout the trip. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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Greta Thunberg is greeted by supporters on the shore as she sails on the Malizia II racing yacht into the North Cove Marine in Manhattan, New York, August 28. In addition to the U.N. Climate Action Summit in New York, Thunberg intends to join the COP 25 climate change conference in Santiago, Chile, in December. Thunberg is taking a year off school to travel around the Americas. She said she did not yet know how she would come home at the end of her travels.

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Greta Thunberg is greeted by supporters on the shore as she sails on the Malizia II racing yacht into the North Cove Marine in Manhattan, New York, August 28. In addition to the U.N. Climate Action Summit in New York, Thunberg intends to join the COP...more

Greta Thunberg is greeted by supporters on the shore as she sails on the Malizia II racing yacht into the North Cove Marine in Manhattan, New York, August 28. In addition to the U.N. Climate Action Summit in New York, Thunberg intends to join the COP 25 climate change conference in Santiago, Chile, in December. Thunberg is taking a year off school to travel around the Americas. She said she did not yet know how she would come home at the end of her travels. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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The Malizia II racing yacht carrying Greta Thunberg is greeted as she arrives in New York Harbor, August 28. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

The Malizia II racing yacht carrying Greta Thunberg is greeted as she arrives in New York Harbor, August 28. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

The Malizia II racing yacht carrying Greta Thunberg is greeted as she arrives in New York Harbor, August 28. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
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Greta Thunberg sails on the Malizia II racing yacht in New York Harbor, August 28. 

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Greta Thunberg sails on the Malizia II racing yacht in New York Harbor, August 28. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Greta Thunberg sails on the Malizia II racing yacht in New York Harbor, August 28. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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Greta Thunberg sails on the Malizia II racing yacht in New York Harbor, August 28. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Greta Thunberg sails on the Malizia II racing yacht in New York Harbor, August 28. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Greta Thunberg sails on the Malizia II racing yacht in New York Harbor, August 28. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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Greta Thunberg completes her trans-Atlantic crossing in New York, August 28. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

Greta Thunberg completes her trans-Atlantic crossing in New York, August 28. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

Greta Thunberg completes her trans-Atlantic crossing in New York, August 28. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
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Greta Thunberg reacts as she completes her trans-Atlantic crossing in New York, August 28. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

Greta Thunberg reacts as she completes her trans-Atlantic crossing in New York, August 28. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

Greta Thunberg reacts as she completes her trans-Atlantic crossing in New York, August 28. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
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Greta Thunberg completes her trans-Atlantic crossing in New York, August 28. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

Greta Thunberg completes her trans-Atlantic crossing in New York, August 28. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

Greta Thunberg completes her trans-Atlantic crossing in New York, August 28. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
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Demonstrators hold signs as they wait for the Malizia II racing yacht carrying Greta Thunberg through New York Harbor, August 28. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

Demonstrators hold signs as they wait for the Malizia II racing yacht carrying Greta Thunberg through New York Harbor, August 28. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

Demonstrators hold signs as they wait for the Malizia II racing yacht carrying Greta Thunberg through New York Harbor, August 28. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
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A group on a boat waves and holds signs for Greta Thunberg in New York Harbor, August 28. REUTERS/Mike Segar

A group on a boat waves and holds signs for Greta Thunberg in New York Harbor, August 28. REUTERS/Mike Segar

A group on a boat waves and holds signs for Greta Thunberg in New York Harbor, August 28. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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Greta Thunberg holding signage reading "School strike for climate" sits aboard the Team Malizia racing yacht in this undated photo released August 16. 

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Greta Thunberg holding signage reading "School strike for climate" sits aboard the Team Malizia racing yacht in this undated photo released August 16. Team Malizia/Handout via REUTERS

Greta Thunberg holding signage reading "School strike for climate" sits aboard the Team Malizia racing yacht in this undated photo released August 16. Team Malizia/Handout via REUTERS
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Greta Thunberg stands on the bow of the Malizia II racing yacht as she completes half of her trans-Atlantic crossing,  August 20. 

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Greta Thunberg stands on the bow of the Malizia II racing yacht as she completes half of her trans-Atlantic crossing, August 20. TEAM MALIZIA via REUTERS

Greta Thunberg stands on the bow of the Malizia II racing yacht as she completes half of her trans-Atlantic crossing, August 20. TEAM MALIZIA via REUTERS
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A digital map shows Greta Thunberg's journey across the Atlantic in Malizia II and the surrounding weather, August 19. 

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A digital map shows Greta Thunberg's journey across the Atlantic in Malizia II and the surrounding weather, August 19. Windy.Com, Team Malizia, Follow My Challenge/via REUTERS

A digital map shows Greta Thunberg's journey across the Atlantic in Malizia II and the surrounding weather, August 19. Windy.Com, Team Malizia, Follow My Challenge/via REUTERS
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Greta Thunberg, her father Svante and skipper Boris Herrmann sit aboard the Team Malizia yacht, in Plymouth, August 12. Team Malizia/Handout via REUTERS

Greta Thunberg, her father Svante and skipper Boris Herrmann sit aboard the Team Malizia yacht, in Plymouth, August 12. Team Malizia/Handout via REUTERS

Greta Thunberg, her father Svante and skipper Boris Herrmann sit aboard the Team Malizia yacht, in Plymouth, August 12. Team Malizia/Handout via REUTERS
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Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg waves from a yacht as she starts her trans-Atlantic boat trip to New York, in Plymouth, Britain, August 14, 2019. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg waves from a yacht as she starts her trans-Atlantic boat trip to New York, in Plymouth, Britain, August 14, 2019. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg waves from a yacht as she starts her trans-Atlantic boat trip to New York, in Plymouth, Britain, August 14, 2019. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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The Team Malizia yacht is pictured with the team's Pierre Casiraghi and Boris Herrmann, in this undated photo released August 14, 2019. Team Malizia/Handout via REUTERS

The Team Malizia yacht is pictured with the team's Pierre Casiraghi and Boris Herrmann, in this undated photo released August 14, 2019. Team Malizia/Handout via REUTERS

The Team Malizia yacht is pictured with the team's Pierre Casiraghi and Boris Herrmann, in this undated photo released August 14, 2019. Team Malizia/Handout via REUTERS
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People wait for the departure of Greta Thunberg for her trans-Atlantic boat trip to New York in Plymouth, August 14. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

People wait for the departure of Greta Thunberg for her trans-Atlantic boat trip to New York in Plymouth, August 14. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

People wait for the departure of Greta Thunberg for her trans-Atlantic boat trip to New York in Plymouth, August 14. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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Greta Thunberg attends a news conference ahead of her trip to New York in Plymouth, Britain, August 14. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Greta Thunberg attends a news conference ahead of her trip to New York in Plymouth, Britain, August 14. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Greta Thunberg attends a news conference ahead of her trip to New York in Plymouth, Britain, August 14. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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Greta Thunberg gets a hug before she boards the Malizia II boat in Plymouth, August 14. Kirsty Wigglesworth/Pool via REUTERS

Greta Thunberg gets a hug before she boards the Malizia II boat in Plymouth, August 14. Kirsty Wigglesworth/Pool via REUTERS

Greta Thunberg gets a hug before she boards the Malizia II boat in Plymouth, August 14. Kirsty Wigglesworth/Pool via REUTERS
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Greta Thunberg starts her trans-Atlantic boat trip to New York, in Plymouth, Britain, August 14. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Greta Thunberg starts her trans-Atlantic boat trip to New York, in Plymouth, Britain, August 14. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Greta Thunberg starts her trans-Atlantic boat trip to New York, in Plymouth, Britain, August 14. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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Greta Thunberg attends a news conference ahead of her trans-Atlantic boat trip to New York in Plymouth, August 14. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Greta Thunberg attends a news conference ahead of her trans-Atlantic boat trip to New York in Plymouth, August 14. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Greta Thunberg attends a news conference ahead of her trans-Atlantic boat trip to New York in Plymouth, August 14. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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Greta Thunberg stands on a yacht as she starts her trans-Atlantic boat trip to New York, in Plymouth, August 14. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Greta Thunberg stands on a yacht as she starts her trans-Atlantic boat trip to New York, in Plymouth, August 14. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Greta Thunberg stands on a yacht as she starts her trans-Atlantic boat trip to New York, in Plymouth, August 14. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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