Fast Facts: What was the world like in the 2006?
- Italy defeats France in the World Cup in Germany
- Two major E-Coli outbreaks, caused by fresh spinach and lettuce, affect 500 people in the U.S.
- The Winter Olympic Games are held in Turin, Italy
- Pluto is downgraded and is no longer considered a plant, but now a dwarf planet, by The International Astronomical Union (IAU)
What was NIBA like?
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