11.2.20 – Corona virus spreads worldwide, more than 43,000 cases of infection. 1020 dead. The Chinese doctor who detected the virus died.
11.2.2020 – Locust in East Africa. UN Fear of hunger.
17.12.19-Brazil announced it has lost 9600 square miles of rainforest in an Amazon fire.
1.12.19 – More and more authorities, and food companies are announcing the cessation of the use of plastic straws.
17.12.19 – SpaceX launches satellite that will bring internet to isolated island nations
1.2.20 – Australia fires continue despite rains. This time an outbreak in the Canberra area. Hundreds of millions of animals perished, entire towns were wiped out, residents rescued from the sea. More than 20 were killed.
30.12.19 – The Chinese scientist who changed genetic infants and made them immune to AIDS was sentenced to 3 years in prison and a $ 430,000 fine for falsifying audit materials and violating national bylaws.
16.1.20 – As expected, 2019 is the second hottest year in history.