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@chachkevitch — 5,016 followers, 15,033 tweets

A heartbreaking visual account of the 2017 #Rohingya crisis (by @nytimes) - "Myanmar says the story of these people is 'fake news.' The military says they burned down their own villages... This is the real story of how 655,000 Rohingya Muslims escaped."  https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2017/12/21/world/asia/how-the-rohingya-escaped.html?partner=applenews&ad-keywords=APPLEMOBILE&asset_id=100000005617066 
Geneticist Charles Yanofsky, who proved that each gene contains the code for a specific protein, passed away. Read @Taylor_Kubota's great story about this accomplished, impressive scientist:  https://news.stanford.edu/2018/03/16/geneticist-charles-yanofsky-dies-92/ 
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