Archive for April 12th, 2017

wired.com: Journey to Tierra del Fuego, the End of the Modern World

April 12, 2017

https://www.wired.com/2017/04/britt-vangenechten-tierra-del-fuego/

This was part of the Argentina Bahía Blanca mission, the mission in which I served.  I never made it down there, but a missionary from my MTC district did – – we were both in Mar del Plata and he was transferred directly from there to Rio Grande.  Fortunately, I brought a down sleeping  bag with me on my mission, and was able to loan it to him for his time down there.

“[Over] the past year around three-quarters of Venezuelans have lost weight, averaging 8.7kg per person, because of a scarcity of food.”

April 12, 2017

https://www.economist.com/news/finance-and-economics/21720289-over-past-year-74-venezuelans-lost-average-87kg-weight-how