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The week in news #194 – 2020NOV22 … 2020NOV29

For this 194th week, another selection of the most relevant world news and articles: Diego Maradona dies at 60, Miguel Oliveira wins Portuguese MotoGP, Joe Biden appoints Secretary of State, fossil shows T. rex and Triceratops locked in death battle, etc.

As mentioned before, most contents are curated (in either English or Portuguese) via Feedly, LinkedIn Daily Rundown or Wikipedia’s Current Events.

  • Sunday, 2020.Nov.22:
    • Miguel Oliveira wins the Portugal Grand Prix, after the pole position and best lap [MotoGP | 2] [Público] [SIC Notícias]
    • Vegans, vegetarians and pescetarians may be at higher risk of bone fractures [EurekAlert!]
    • Climate change is intensifying the Tsunami threat in Alaska [Wired]
Miguel Oliveira wins Portugal MotoGP (2020.Nov.22)

Miguel Oliveira wins Portugal MotoGP (2020.Nov.22)

  • Monday, 2020.Nov.23:
    • Joe Biden chooses Antony Blinken, defender of global alliances, as Secretary of State [New York Times]
    • Trump’s legal absurdities force more Republicans to speak out [CNN]
    • Covid-19: Oxford University vaccine is highly effective [BBC]
    • Bill Gates: ‘Almost all’ coronavirus vaccines will work by February [C-net]
    • Carros híbridos são “desastre ambiental” [Jornal de Negócios] [Observador]
  • Tuesday, 2020.Nov.24:
    • Eleições Presidenciais em Portugal a 24 de Janeiro de 2021 [Público]
    • [2020.Oct.30] ‘Geração digital’: por que, pela 1ª vez, filhos têm QI inferior ao dos pais [BBC Brasil]
    • One-of-a-kind fossil shows T. rex and Triceratops locked in battle to the death [C-net]
Fossil shows T. Rex and Triceratops in death battle (2020.Nov.23)

Fossil shows T. Rex and Triceratops in death battle (2020.Nov.23)

  • Thursday, 2020.Nov.26:
    • Diego Maradona dies: Three days of mourning begin in Argentina as tributes pour in [BBC]
    • Diego Maradona’s greatest quality was turning underdogs into champions [Quartz]
    • It’s like my old man died’: Maradona buried as Argentinians bid final farewell [The Guardian]
    • God is dead‘: Front pages from around the globe pay moving tributes to Diego Maradona [Daily Mail]
    • Diego Maradona dies: Guillem Balague on ‘the magician, the cheat, the god, the flawed genius‘ [BBC]
    • He took us all to heaven‘: football fans react to Diego Maradona’s death [The Guardian]
    • Diego Maradona’s final words before his death revealed [Independent]


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