Alain Robert is a 56-year-old French climber. He climbed the Salesforce Tower in London on October 25th with no safety equipment.
China has inaugurated the longest bridge over a sea in the world. The structure connects Hong Kong and Macau to Zhuhai.
Pollution-related illnesses caused the death of close to 600,000 children (up to 15 years old) worldwide in 2016 according to a World Health Organisation (WHO) report published on October 29th.
China announced in October that it plans to launch a satellite into space by 2020.
…The first cartoon film in Brazil was about indigenous tales? Amazon Symphony (1954) was created by Anélio Latini. He did everything from drawings to the soundtrack by himself. … The first animated feature film ever was Snow White and the Seven Dwarves (Disney, 1936)? Since the technology was not like that of today, draftsmen had
Canoeing, trail racing, marathon swimming, mountain biking, and stand-up paddle: these are the sports that will be part of the Eco Pantanal Extremo.
The Oregon Zoo is located in Portland in the United States. It took advantage of October being Halloween month to publicize spooky images of the animals that live there.
Payment of the 13th month salary is expected to inject R$ 211.2 billion in Brazil’s economy by December, according to the Inter-Union Department of Statistics and Socio-economic Studies (DIEESE).