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Happy birthday to the 20th-century French artist! Throughout his decades-long career, Matisse often pursued the expressiveness of line and colour in a variety of media, including paintings and cut-paper compositions.
Over the past decade, 8.4 million soccer fields of land have been deforested in the Amazon. That’s 24,000 square miles, or about 10.3 million American football fields.