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The week in news #192 – 2020OCT05 … 2020OCT11

For this 192nd week, another selection of the most relevant world news and articles: Edward Van Halen dies at 65, 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.Oct.05:
    • Mars is at its closest to Earth until 2035 [Space.com]
  • Tuesday, 2020.October.06:
    • Nobel physics prize awarded to 3 scientists for discoveries relating to black holes [CBC]
    • Eddie Van Halen, 65, dies from throat and lungs cancer [New York Times] [CNN] [TMZ] [Observador]
Van Halen live: Wolfgang, Eddie, and Alex (2015)

Van Halen live: Wolfgang, Eddie, and Alex (2015)

  • Wednesday, 2020.Oct.07:
    • Two scientists win Nobel chemistry prize for gene-editing tool [ABC]
    • Toothless dinosaur with just two fingers discovered [BBC]
    • Rockers pay tribute to Eddie Van Halen [Full In Bloom]
    • Eddie Van Halen obituary [The Guardian]
  • Thursday, 2020.Oct.08:
    • Tear gas fired near Jakarta palace as protests against new jobs law in Indonesia [CNA]
Rafael Nadal, en route to his 13th Roland Garros victory (2020)

Rafael Nadal, en route to his 13th Roland Garros victory (2020)

  • Sunday, 2020.Oct.11:
    • Rafael Nadal beats Novak Djokovic (6-0, 6-2, 7-5) to capture 13th Roland Garros title in 15 years [Sydney Morning Herald]
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