PortugalSociety

Live in Angola or China and take classes in Portugal

Is it possible to live in France, Denmark, Iraq or Angola and take classes in two Portuguese secondary schools? Yes it is. The number of students in Recurrent Distance Learning Secondary Education (ESRaD) has almost quadrupled since 2016. And more and more emigrants are…
BrazilCulture

Black Jesus born in burnt Amazon at Brazil church manger

Instead of a manger in Bethlehem, Jesus will arrive this Christmas in a badly burned clearing in the Amazon rainforest, a black baby born to a black virgin with indigenous cherubs looking on. The symbolically charged nativity scene is already turning heads in Rio de…
LifestyleSociety

'Zodiac Killer' message decoded after more than 50 years

A team of cryptography enthusiasts announced Friday they had successfully cracked one of the coded messages sent over 50 years ago by the “Zodiac Killer,” who terrorized northern California in the late 1960s and remains unidentified The message was sent in…
SocietyWorld

US approves Pfizer-BioNTech Covid vaccine

The US green lighted the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine late Friday, paving the way for its imminent rollout across the country, with President Donald Trump promising the first immunizations would take place “in less than 24 hours.” “I am authorizing…
PortugalSociety

Portuguese to eat five thousand tons of cod on Christmas Eve

Pandemic will not impact cod consumption. On Christmas Eve, about 30% of the annual total is consumed. The Portuguese will eat between four and five thousand tons of cod in this consonant, about 30% of the total consumption, a number that should not be impacted by the…