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How 40 million cork wine stoppers a day are harvested in Portugal

Half of the world’s cork wine stoppers come from Portugal’s cork oak trees. These trees are protected under Portuguese law, so they can only be harvested every nine years. We visit the Alentejo forests to see how the cork bark is harvested so it doesn’t hurt the trees. Visit the […]
How 40 million cork wine stoppers a day are harvested in Portugal
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Cristiano Ronaldo has tested positive for COVID-19 less than 24 hours after posting a grinning selfie with 25 of his teammates

Cristiano Ronaldo has tested positive for the coronavirus. The 35-year-old is in isolation and will miss Portugal’s UEFA Nations League game versus Sweden on Wednesday, according to the Portuguese national team. “The Portuguese international is doing well, without symptoms, and in isolation,” a statement from the Portuguese Football Federation said. […]
Cristiano Ronaldo has tested positive for COVID-19 less than 24 hours after posting a grinning selfie with 25 of his teammates