A project encourages the electoral participation of Brazilians in Portugal – 05/01/2021 – Worldwide

Even without having Portuguese nationality, Geizy Fernandes, originally from Divinópolis (MG), has already voted in several elections in Portugal, in addition to having been a candidate in the official elections twice. If she is chosen in the primaries of her party, she will run in the next municipal elections in Lisbon, scheduled in six months. … Read more

Parisian police arrest 46 demonstrators during a demonstration against Labor Day – 05/01/2021 – Worldwide

Protesters in balaclavas and black robes clashed with police in Paris on Saturday (1), as thousands joined in traditional May Day protests across France to demand economic and social justice and express their opposition to government plans to change unemployment insurance benefits. Police arrested 46 people in the capital, where garbage cans were set on … Read more

Faith, freedom and fear move vaccine skeptics in US

“So, have you ever received the vaccine?” The question, a friendly greeting to Betty Smith, the pastor’s wife, hung as the four women sat down for their usual Tuesday coffee chat at Ingle Market.Betty hesitated, feeling a cold judgmental tone from a friend who is against the vaccine and who was wearing a mask. She … Read more

One month after his resignation, Ernesto says Bolsonaro makes government ‘soulless or ideal’ – 05/01/2021 – World

About a month after resigning from the post of Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ernesto Araújo published on Saturday (1st) in his social network a sequence of posts in a critical tone to the government of President Jair Bolsonaro (without a party). “A popular, daring and visionary government has turned into a technocratic administration without soul … Read more

The surprising story behind the first pregnant Egyptian mummy discovered – 04/30/2021 – Have you seen her?

BBC News Brazil A team of Polish scientists claim to have discovered the only known specimen of an embalmed pregnant Egyptian mummy. The discovery was made by researchers from the Warsaw Mummy Project and published on Thursday (29) in the Journal of Archaeological Science. Launched in 2015, the project uses technology to study artifacts stored … Read more

The study shows how the inner ear of dinosaurs and birds evolved to run and fly – 05/01/2021 – Reinaldo José Lopes

It is always a pleasure when research succeeds in deconstructing the simple portraits of the evolution of living things that still dominate people’s minds. According to these schematic and incorrect views, it is as if organisms are always “in search of progress”; Every detail of anatomy and behavior would play a clear and specific role … Read more