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First Female Duo Win Nobel Chemistry Prize For Gene Editing Technique

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  Emmanuelle Charpentier of France and Jennifer Doudna of the US on Wednesday won the Nobel Chemistry Prize for the gene-editing technique known as the...
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Five Things About The Pantanal

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  The Pantanal, the world’s biggest tropical wetlands, is being devastated by record wildfires. Here are five things to know about this unique ecosystem, a...
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Rainfall Becomes ‘Only Hope’ As Brazil’s Wetlands Burn

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  Lieutenant Silva’s face is grim as he watches his firefighters try — and fail — to control one of the thousands of wildfires ravaging...
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World Nature Congress Postponed Again Over COVID-19

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  A summit aimed at forging an international plan to reverse nature loss will be delayed for a second time because of the pandemic, organisers...
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Virus Plunges Australia Into First Recession In Nearly 30 Years

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    Australia tumbled into its first recession for almost three decades with its pandemic-crippled economy shrinking a record seven per cent in the second...
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BREAKING: Sevilla Beat Inter To Win Sixth Europa League Trophy

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  Sevilla won the Europa League for a sixth time as Diego Carlos’s overhead kick deflected in off Romelu Lukaku 16 minutes from time to...
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Zimbabwe Govt Denies Crisis As Inflation Jumps To 840 Percent

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  Zimbabwe’s annual inflation rate soared to almost 840 percent in July, the statistics agency said Saturday, adding to the country’s desperate economic woes even...
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Author Arrested In Zimbabwe During Banned Protest

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  Police in Zimbabwe on Friday arrested internationally-acclaimed novelist Tsitsi Dangarembga as they enforced a ban on protests coinciding with the anniversary of President Emmerson...
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Liverpool Lift Premier League Trophy After Hitting Chelsea For Five

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    Liverpool set up their trophy presentation as Premier League champions with a thrilling 5-3 win over Chelsea to deny the Blues sealing their...
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Sokoto To Plant Two Million Trees To Fight Desertification

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The Sokoto State government has announced its plan to plant 2 million trees in various communities across the 23 Local Government Areas of the state,...
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