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The October 2017 National Geographic article on the issues facing the Nenets as they make their annual migration to the Yamal Peninsula. http://www.nationalgeographic.com/magazine/2017/10/nenets-yamal-herders-energy-development/ Some background articles from other sources: https://www.survivalinternational.org/photo-stories/3198-the-nenets-of-siberia A photo essay from The […]

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Reminder of how to make a pie chart: https://www.mathsisfun.com/data/pie-charts.html Note – if you are comparing two wholes (e.g. how two different families spend their income), then you might wish to adjust the area of the circle to be proportional […]

Historical leading causes of child mortality in the Africa region: Acute lower respiratory infections Birth asphyxia or trauma Diarrhoea HIV-AIDS Malaria Measles Meningitis Other Pertussis Premature birth Sepsis Tetanus   Data from World Health Organisation.

Some resources: http://www.debatingeurope.eu/focus/independence-catalonia/#.WdIC0xNSyHo http://edition.cnn.com/2017/09/27/europe/catalan-referendum-explained/index.html https://www.ft.com/content/138164a6-5b8a-11e7-b553-e2df1b0c3220 http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2017/09/catalonia-independence-referendum-170927083751915.html

An animation on the relative size of familiar and unfamiliar forms of life: https://www.cellsalive.com/howbig_js.htm What stops cells from just growing and growing? http://www.brooklyn.cuny.edu/bc/ahp/LAD/C5/C5_ProbSize.html This is an old classic video on relative sizes in the Universe. […]

A really well explained overview of the basic function of the heart. A slightly dated but excellent video animation and description by a doctor of how the heart does its job. Worth noting that deoxygenated […]

ALI_0969

1 If 4 times a number is 48, what is 1/3 of the number? 2 Luca and Isaiah took paper clips from the Draper cabinet.  Luca took 1/3 of the paper clips and Isaiah took […]