A visitor walks by a reproduction of a mural ‘Burning Tire’ by the British anonymous street artist Banksy in Milan. Photo: EPA-EFE
A visitor walks by a reproduction of a mural ‘Burning Tire’ by the British anonymous street artist Banksy in Milan. Photo: EPA-EFE

Biggest records of 2021: William Shatner in space, Everest climber’s 25th ascent, NFTs boost art sales

  • The giant container ship Ever Given blocked the Suez Canal, Messi outstripped Brazil’s Pele as the best Latin American striker, and July was the hottest month ever recorded
  • Elsewhere, the most dramatic Chinese incursion into disputed Taiwanese airspace occurred at the start of October

Topic |   Year in Review
A visitor walks by a reproduction of a mural ‘Burning Tire’ by the British anonymous street artist Banksy in Milan. Photo: EPA-EFE
A visitor walks by a reproduction of a mural ‘Burning Tire’ by the British anonymous street artist Banksy in Milan. Photo: EPA-EFE
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