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The week in news #187 – 2020AUG31 … 2020SEP06
For this 187th week, another selection of the most relevant world news and articles: Chadwick Boseman’s death, thousands march in Minsk to demand Belarus leader resignation, etc.
As mentioned before, most contents are curated (in either English or Portuguese) via Feedly, LinkedIn Daily Rundown or Wikipedia’s Current Events.
- Monday, 2020.Aug.31:
- Lake Pukaki fire requires Mt. Cook village evacuation [Stuff]
- Twitter’s most liked tweet of all time belongs to Chadwick Boseman [CNN]
- Friday, 2020.Sep.04:
- How the “success” genetically modified cotton in Burkina-Faso fell apart [Quartz]
- Mo Farah and Sifan Hassan break 1-hour world record at Brussels Diamond League [BBC]
- Sunday, 2020.Sep.06:
- 100,000 march in Minsk to demand Belarus leader resignation [ABC News]
- A vaccine won’t cure the global economy [CNN Business]
- Mathematicians report discovery about the Dodecahedron [Wired]