"Instead of speaking to me and to the school-striking children and teenagers they should be talking to actual scientists and experts in this area", she said.
"The objective is to arrive safe and sound in New York", Herrmann toldAFP ahead of their departure.
Taking a sabbatical year from school, she will be joining large-scale climate demonstrations and speaking at the UN Climate Action Summit hosted by secretary-general Antonio Guterres in NY in September.
Ms Thunberg has never sailed before this week, and got seasick on their first journey out of Plymouth on Monday, but said she was looking forward to the adventure.
Thunberg, who was wearing a black waterproof jacket emblazoned with the slogan "Unite Behind the Science", was asked how she expected other people to travel across continents, given that not everyone could muster a racing yacht and crew. She said Banks should have "opened his wallet and offered to pay for the journey for Greta".
"I will just have to see, get on the boat and see what happens, and that is also very exciting".
"Hi Greta, I've just booked some long haul flights for my family to enjoy some winter sun on the beach this Christmas".
"We create an global opinion and movement so that people stand together and put pressure on the people in power".
But she says she has nothing to say to US President Donald Trump.
Her message has resonated well with many young people around the world, who joined an worldwide campaign encouraging students to ditch school every Friday to call on lawmakers to commit to reducing carbon emissions and halting climate change.
The yacht is made for racing, with foils, or wings, that lift it out of the water for a faster and smoother ride.
The youngster is crossing the Atlantic in the 60ft sailing yacht, which is fitted with solar panels and underwater turbines to generate zero-carbon electricity on board.
Thunberg, who has spent hours on trains across Europe to spread her message, was relaxed about the basic conditions.
The All India Cine Workers Association has issued an official statement banning singer Mika Singh for his performance in Karachi . Many Indian filmmakers didn't release their films in Pakistan recently, post the Pulwama terror attack on 14 February.
Saaho was initially scheduled to hit cinemas alongside John Abraham's Batla House and Akshay Kumar's space drama Mission Mangal. The movie is simultaneously shot in Telugu, Tamil and Hindi languages and we are expecting another box office victory for him.
The combined $2.35 billion transaction would be the highest price ever paid for a sports franchise in the United States. The sale of shares to Tsai in 2018 did not include the Barclays Center, which Prokhorov's company will continue to own.
Potential battery fires force Apple to recall 2015 15-inch MacBook Pros Laptops labelled mid-2015 to be sent away for a fortnight. "The battery issue affects a limited number of 15" MacBook Pro units that are sold between September 2015 to February 2017.
Ashley Graham is expecting her first child with husband Justin Ervin , the model confirmed in a post on her Instagram . Finally, they zoom out and Graham shows off her adorable baby bump before the pair yells surprise and shares a kiss.
That way, the originating carrier signals that the call actually is coming from the person the caller ID claims to be. The carriers jointly announced SHAKEN/STIR (or STIR/SHAKEN) deployment this morning.
Not only can you set reminders for a specific time like in the above example, but also for a specific location or address. You can also see which reminders you've assigned by saying something like, "Hey Google, what are my reminders for Greg?"
Latham and Jeet Ravan combined for a patient opening stand of 64 from 160 deliveries after New Zealand won the toss and batted. They are really looking forward to the opportunity in another country where the conditions will be slightly different again.
Iran: Britain may soon release seized tanker
The capture of Grace 1 was condemned by Iran as "piracy" and warned that the interception would not go unanswered. Tehran denied the claims and stressed that Britain has endangered maritime safety by its actions in Gibraltar.
Tyronn Lue is close to battling LeBron's Lakers
Lue started under Rivers with the Boston Celtics in 2009 and learned from him, eventually following Rivers to L.A.in 2013. Lue will be an assistant coach for the consistently superior occupant of the back end of this decade, the LA Clippers .
Embattled Conte to address Italian Senate
The Italian senate has made a decision to hold a vote on prime minister Giuseppe Conte on 20 August after a day of confusion. Add Forza Italia to the mix and Salvini might even get the two-thirds majority needed to amend the country's constitution.
Perseid Meteor Shower Peaks Again Tuesday Night
NASA's Marshall is home to the space agency's Meteor Watch Team, which will stream live the Perseid meteor shower later tonight. Most of the meteors will be visible after the moon sets around 3 a.m., so this is definitely an adventure for night owls.
OnePlus reveals the name of its upcoming Android TV
The company also wrote a detailed blog post to explain the name, new design and also what to expect from the new device. Well, that changes today as OnePlus confirms that its first smart TV will simply be called OnePlus TV .