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Uptrends on English Wikipedia this week

  1. Anton Yelchin (+12 598%)

    Anton Viktorovich Yelchin (Russian: Анто́н Ви́кторович Ельчи́н; March 11, 1989 – June 19, 2016) was an American film and television actor, known for portraying Pavel Chekov in the Star Trek reboot series, and for several other prominent roles....
    Related pages: Pavel Chekov (+3 581%), Eugene Yelchin (+341 820%), Star Trek Beyond (+301%), Sean Astin (+503%), We Don't Belong Here (film) (+3 134%)
  2. Porcupine Tree (+16 290%)

    Porcupine Tree were an English rock band formed by musician Steven Wilson in 1987. The band began essentially as a solo project for Wilson, who created all of the band's music. However, by 1993, Wilson desired to work in a band environment, and so brought...
  3. International security (+56 468%)

    International security, also called global security, refers to the amalgamation of measures taken by states and international organizations, such as the United Nations, European Union, Association of Southeast Asian Nations, and others, to ensure mutual s...
  4. Dihydrogen monoxide hoax (+9 490%)

    The dihydrogen monoxide hoax involves calling water by the unfamiliar chemical name "dihydrogen monoxide" (DHMO), and listing some of water's effects in an alarming manner, such as the fact that it accelerates corrosion and can cause severe burns. The hoa...
  5. European Union (+884%)

    The European Union (EU) is a politico-economic union of 28 member states that are located primarily in Europe. It covers an area of 4,324,782 km2 (1,669,808 sq mi), with an estimated population of over 508 million. It operates through a hybrid system of s...
    Related pages: June 23 (+2 048%), Azerbaijan (+116%), Flag of Europe (+440%), Baku (+154%), Republic of Ireland (+122%)
  6. Fourth Army (United Kingdom) (+395 930%)

    The Fourth Army was a field army that formed part of the British Expeditionary Force during the First World War. The Fourth Army was formed on 5 February 1916 under the command of General Sir Henry Rawlinson to carry out the main British contribution to t...
  7. Ishi (+11 332%)

    Ishi (c. 1861 – March 25, 1916) was the last member of the Yahi, a group of the Yana of the U.S. state of California. Widely acclaimed in his time as the "last wild Indian" in America, Ishi lived most of his life completely outside modern culture. At 50 y...
  8. William Windsor (goat) (+71 281%)

    William "Billy" Windsor I is a cashmere goat who served as a lance corporal in the 1st Battalion, the Royal Welsh, an infantry battalion of the British Army. He served as a lance corporal from 2001 until 2009, except for a three-month period in 2006 when ...
  9. Me generation (+60 152%)

    The "Me" generation in the United States is a term referring to the baby boomer generation and the self-involved qualities that some people associated with it. The baby boomers (Americans born during the 1946 to 1964 baby boom) were dubbed the "Me" genera...
  10. Superstreet (+310 346%)

    A superstreet, also known as a restricted crossing U-turn (RCUT), J-turn, or Reduced Conflict Intersection, is a type of road intersection that is a variation of the Michigan left. In this configuration, traffic on the minor road is not permitted to proce...

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