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bbc.co.uk — All the medals at the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo will be made from recycled electronic waste, say organisers. A project was started in 2017 to collect enough electronic waste, including old smartphones and laptops, to implement the scheme. The aim was to collect 30.3kg of gold, 4,1…
09.02.2019 0 comments From Alex
espn.com — In the final race of his illustrious career, Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt fell with pain in his hamstring in the 4x100-meter relay final. The team trainer says it was a cramp...
13.08.2017 0 comments From Alex
gizmodo.com — The 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro were doomed from the start. Some daft optimists thought that maybe, just maybe, if we just believed in Brazil, the politicians would pull through on their promises that the games would lift the city up to a new level of prosperity. But a year later, the opp…
12.08.2017 0 comments From Alex
money.cnn.com — The move will allow Paris to host the summer games in 2024.
01.08.2017 0 comments From Alex