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poverty

hey everyone!my inquiry question is that i wonder if there is positive side of poverty but fast;what is poverty?it is the conditions where peoples basic needs for food,clothing and shelter are not being met.poverty is generally of two types 1.absolute poverty-is synonymous with destitution and occurs when people cannot obtain adequate resources(measured in terms of calories or nutrition)to support a minimum level of physical health.absolute poverty means about the same everywhere and can be...Read More...

Corruption

Inquiry question:I wounder what corruption en-tales and what are effect. "Positive"effects of corruption: -Corruption reduces and speeds the implementation of administrative practices governing economic forces of the market. -Corruption can be accepted as a normal state of affairs in countries at a certain . -Corruption is a condition of developing states and should be seen as a childhood disease .yes because is modern technology or bad corruption starts a chain of benefits for all economic...Read More...

Calamities of earthquakes

HI guys. what are the causes of earthquakes and its impacts? This week on my project I focused on what are some of the impacts of earthquakes and to begin I started withe positive. Here is some of the information I got. Surveys were conducted to gather information from experts on structural vulnerability and the benefits and costs of Refforting a structural for an earthquakes hazard .the results indicate that the views of structural engineers on the benefits of migration and contractors on...Read More...
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Drugs

I wonder why people use illegal drugs why they think it is right and why they tend to go against the laws just for fun or self gain? Hi everyone!today i will be looking at the short term effects and long term effects of heroin as i had promised you?From the internet I have collected some information about the effects of heroin. This addictive nature of this substance is reinforced by its abilities in creating intensely pleasurable feelings.Heroin accomplishes this by binding to opioid...Read More...
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causes and risk factors. HIV originated from a qualification strain that infected non human primates in Africa. It is believed that contact with blood from an infected monkey transmitted the virus to humans where it mutated to HIV. HIV is transmitted through individuals via bodily fluids from one person to make contact with broken tissue or the mucus membrane on another person. HIV infected pregnant women can pass on the virus to their infant during childbirth or through breast milk.Read More...
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THE UNDERGROUNDWATER.

Agnes Naserian (Sweetwaters)
Hey everyone today i’m going to cope on groundwater, Groundwater is the water found in the cracks and spaces in soil, sand and rock. It is stored in and moves slowly through geologic formations of soil, sand and rocks called aquifers.Its helps in various ways; Supplies drinking water. Helps in the growth of food. Is a source of recharge for lakes, rivers and wetlands. Important in many industrial processes. Groundwater is often cheaper, more convenient and less vulnerable to pollution than...Read More...
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The rates of disability are increasing in some parts while some health conditions associated with disability result in poor health and extensive health care needs however people with disabilities have the same general health care needs as everyone else. People with disabilities encounter range of barriers when they attempt to access health care including the following; Prohibitive costs Affordability of health care services and transportation are reasons why people with disabilities do not...Read More...
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Hi everyone today i will be researching on the solution or the ways on how to prevent the ozone layers. METHOND ONE:Avoiding ozone depleting products 1. check your fire extinguishers If halon is the main ingredient,find a hazardous waste centre at which to recycle. 2. Don't buy aerosol products with {CFC} Although CFCs has been banned by many applications,the only way to be sure is to check the label on all your hairsprays,deodorants and household chemicals. 3.Dispose of pre-1995...Read More...
Last Reply By Wallace Wamboo (Tigithi) · First Unread Post
Hey everyone today I'm viewing on introduction of internal land forming processes. Earth movement It refers to the movement of the crustal rocks caused by forces originating and operating in the interior of the earth known as tectonic forces.These forces are responsible for the formation of various land form that can either be external or internal.However can only be determined by The nature and the age of the earth materials for example the degree of their elasticity. The type of movement...Read More...
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Hey guys, so it’s been a few weeks since i posted , i have been researching on impact of technology on us today. so today i will look at the impact of technology has on us today or how has technology changed our lives today ,because we use technology to communicate ,to travel to learn to do businesses that make as live in comfort.We have the positive impact of technology and negative impact of technology,first I will look at the positive impacts ; How has technology changed education...Read More...
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Hello everyone today I will be discussing on how the sun affects our skin. Cell damage The solar radiation effects on the skin are greatly dependent on the type of rays (proportion of UVB and UVA), the amount and intensity of solar radiation and the stage at which the cells on the skin are in during their normal division and resuming an activity. Ultraviolet rays can have a number of effects within the cell including identified types of DNA harms in skin cells and, with extreme solar...Read More...
Last Reply By Angela Mukami (Sweetwaters) · First Unread Post
Hey everyone,not so long but today i'll be posting on the factors considered when practicing agriculture.These are some of the factors considered: 1.Soil,topographic and climate requirements of the crop. The first part in the planning stage before site selection is to learn about crop to be grown.This involves identification and adaptation of the crop.Mostly it's soil,topographic and climatic requirements, with such information one can select a suitable location and farming can...Read More...
Last Reply By Priscilla Muthoni (Sweetwaters) · First Unread Post

Lung cancer staging

lung cancer staging Inquiry question; which is the cheapest way of treating lung cancer. hi everyone, today a'm focusing on lung cancer staging.Lung cancer staging is the assessment of the extent to which a lung cancer has spread from it's original source.In general, more advanced stages of cancer are less amenable to treatment and have a worse prognosis.The initial evaluation of non-small cell lung cancer staging uses the TNM classification.This is based on the size of the primary tumor...Read More...
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Hi everyone,today I will be looking to reason why people use drugs. Individuals use drugs for different reasons. Some people may use for more than one reason, while others may begin using for a particular reason (curiosity, pleasure, medical) and then continue using for another (relief, tension, escape). Below are some of the main reasons why people use drugs: 1: Curiosity Drugs are often topic of conversation and most people have friends or relationships that use them. As curiosity is part...Read More...
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NATIONAL CULTURES

Jackline Nyaga (Sweetwaters)
Hello everyone? Its long since i posted though back with a research.I was to look at five different types of cultures as a nation.I will start with National culture where i will prattle it as organization culture and the role of management. In the continuing globalisation and the new ways used in interaction shows that people are facing an ever more diverse choice of affliction and also cultural membership.We can too express the affliction to any number of subcultures,raging them from a...Read More...
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...during disaster situations for example in refugee camps women with disabilities are extremely in great trouble especially those who are deaf and mute they cannot call for help when necessary or express their needs because they are unlikely to be fully understood. African women in rural areas are often sexually abused and their family who know about it or involved in such abuses stay silent about it due to fear of further discrimination. by Trizah Gatuiri. I was viewing Trizah's post when...Read More...
Last Reply By Priscilla Muthoni (Sweetwaters) · First Unread Post
Exposure to solar ultraviolet radiation can aggravate certain skin diseases and when combined with some commonly used medicine and chemicals,can cause the skin to react abnormally to light.It can also affect the immune system,and this may play a role in skin cancer and some infectious diseases. Dorcas Akinyi When I went through this I thought of the Africans bleaching and imagined of the effect of sun on them with dead melanin.I have seen videos of radiation working on peoples skin and am...Read More...
Last Reply By Priscilla Muthoni (Sweetwaters) · First Unread Post
Hello everyone today I will be doing research on solar radiation and agriculture. Solar panels are not the only things that convert solar radiation into energy. Plants have been doing this for billions of years. How can farmers make use of solar radiation data?Solar radiation is affected to a number of factors which are; 1.soil moisture 2.plants rate of evaporation. Soil moisture is basically the amount of water the soil contains. As a farmer, you wouldn't want to plant a crop that needs a...Read More...
Hey, everyone today I am taking about how child labor happens. It all include poverty,shortage of resources,scarce opportunities for decent employment, and lack of understanding about what child labor and why it can be harmful to children and to the social-economic development of communities and countries. Poverty of households. Households with low interest and salary that are living standards tend to invest less in their children's education and have a higher propensity to engage children...Read More...
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CAN HIV MEDICINE CAUSE SIDE EFFECTS? HIV medicines help people with HIV live longer and healthier lives. Most side effects from HIV medicines are attainable but a few can be serious. Different HIV medicines can cause different side effects.However people taking the same HIV medicine which are the same can have very different side effects. Some side effects such as swelling of the throat and tongue or damage of the liver can be life menacing. Side effects from HIV medicines can last only a...Read More...
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corruption

Hi all,my INQUIRY QUESTION IS HOW TO AVOID CORRUPTION.Last time that i was putting forward my post was all about how to fight corruption and how to stop it. For now i am looking in same other form of it that are affecting high number of people.One of them is nepotism.It when the members of the public are either denied services or asked to pay for services which should be free.Those who ask to be given money for doing what the government is already paying them to do,are practicing...Read More...
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ORIGIN OF SOCCER (AGES INVOLVED IN SOCCER)

I wonder how sport started, what motivated the start and what are the things facilitated the start? Hi guys, i promised you that i will focus on ages that involved in soccer. From interviewing my fellow players in school, newspapers a'v gathered a lot of information. I understand that the ages involved in soccer game is the youth because if we consider a lot of games are being discovered by youths. I can say for example marble game (mostly played by children) it's a very ridiculous game that...Read More...
Last Reply By Priscilla Muthoni (Sweetwaters) · First Unread Post
Hello all. been off so long but was busy doing more research on my project. I came by a certain story where one truth Anne Wafula a Kenyan knows too well "Disability is not Inability".Her story how she does her stuff on the track racing on a wheelchair which has become currently an inspiration to many and an indelible proff that if you focus on whats missing, you will never appreciate what you have. Having fought the stigma that comes with disability to build a career in sports, her services...Read More...
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SCHIZOPHRENIA

Francis Wachira (Tigithi)
Inquiry question: how to bring the positivity out of positivity of schizophrenia. Hi,every one i want look on the catatonic type of schizophrenia.Catatonic refers to set of symptoms that might develop in some patients with schizophrenia.It can include periods where individuals are not active and are slow to respond or even does not respond to instruction.Individuals with catatonic type disorder can demonstrate motor activity that is considered"excessive"and peculiar such as...Read More...
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i wonder why tsunami waves are possible after earthquakes strikes off the cost of alaska?

hello butterfly,this is what i have researched for this last few weeks.a powerful earthquake of magnitude 7.4 struck in the the nothern pacific ocean between the tip of alaskas islands and peninsula,the us geological survey said,the earthquake struck at 1.34 am.some 125 miles from the city of washington d.c on bearing island group of alaska. the epicenter was west of jamaica the western most and largest island.the earthquakes initially reported as magnitude 7.7 was very shallow only 7.4...Read More...
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lung cancer

Hello everyone today i will be focusing on causes of lung cancer.About 80% of lung cancer deaths is caused by smoking.Smoking is clearly the strongest risk factor of lung cancer.Doctors believe smoking causes lung cancer by damaging the cells that line the lungs. When you inhale cigarette smoke which is full of cancer causing substances, changes in lung tissue begin almost immediately .At first your body may be able to repair,but with each repeated exposure normal cells that line your lungs...Read More...
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Drugs

I wonder why people use illegal drugs? Hi guys today i will be posting effects of heroin and its effects.Av decided first to look into heroin because one of the generally abused drug worldwide. Heroin is also known as smack,junk,black tar,dope and other names. sing of a person using heroin are ; - borrowing money from your beloved ones. -withdrawal from Friends and family;spending more time with the new friends who you use drugs with. -poor performance in in school or even at work -wearing...Read More...
Last Reply By Agnes Naserian (Sweetwaters) · First Unread Post
Hi guys. How have you all been. Hope youve been great. Ive not updated you for weeks which was due to some misunderstandings here and there in our school. But now everything has been settled. last time posted I promised to research at how the earth is evolving; that is in terms of poverty.Here are some of the information I got from some articles. Research shows that Nearly 1 billion people have been taken out of extreme poverty in 20 years. The world should aim to do the same again and there...Read More...
Last Reply By Jackline Nyaga (Sweetwaters) · First Unread Post

Drought

I WONDER WHAT CAUSES DROUGHT AND WHAT CAN BE DONE TO ERADICATE IT . Hello everyone,in the recent years,there has been a great change in the climate which has eventually led to a number of challenges.It is one of the disasters that have risen due to the climatic change.In every part of a caring nation,people are always in thinking of what they can do to help those effected by drought.This is evident following some NGOs contributing money and dry foods to donate.Also,caring scientists are...Read More...
Last Reply By Nasib Mohamed (Sweetwaters) · First Unread Post
..... Legal food plants also die and water sources become contaminated. Farmers cut down trees to create new spaces to grow the coca plants and use other harsh chemicals to grow the plants .by Claire Njeri . When I was going through Claire's post,this is the line that caught my attention most.It was good looking into drugs,but it's effects on environment....I never so that coming,it was wise!This lines ,according to me,brought about irony in the whole project. It also touchy in that,it...Read More...
Hello everyone today i am going to look on illegal drugs worldwide Analysis examines the illegal drug trade and how it relates to culture, economic development, migration, international law, the environment health investment, technology, and terrorism. Trade in Illegal Drugs Trade in illegal drugs is approximated at five to six percent of the universal world trade, which is slightly larger than the combined global trade in agricultural products and cars. The UN estimates that the...Read More...
Last Reply By Dorcas Akinyi (Sweetwaters) · First Unread Post
Hello everyone today I will be looking at how the skin can be damaged by solar radiation. Short term effects of skin exposures to ultraviolet radiation,particularly to UVB include surnbird,which is most intense 24hours later repeated exposure to ultraviolet radiation to obtain a deeper tan causes the epidermis to thicken which results to skin feeling dry. Exposure to solar ultraviolet radiation can aggravate certain skin diseases and when combined with some commonly used medicine and...Read More...
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SOCIAL MEDIA DEPRESSION

hello everyone, i was able to come up with ways of how we can cause Social media depression to ourselves and of how it could end us up in embarrassing incidences or scenes. Having social media accounts has its both positive and negative outcomes.For one, a positive outcome is when we make and meet new friend and also when keeping in touch with them. The negative tends to be more evident that it causes 'social media depression' as warned by a mental health expert. Not only does it cause...Read More...
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Water treatment is any process of making water safe for drinking or water recreation and many other uses, including being safely returned to the environment and reduces their concentration so that the water becomes fit for its desired end-use. It involves removing of contaminants to produce water that is pure water for human consumption. The processes involved removing the contaminants include ; Physical processes such as settling and filtration. Chemical processes such as disinfection and...Read More...
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Burn cycle 2.

Forum: The Burn
Jackline Nyaga (Sweetwaters)
Burn cycle 2. I am concerned about how trends in fashioning and beauty have occured constantly throughout history and how it has affected the physical and mental health of women research from <Aiesha Trivino> This trends have increased to higher rates compared to the past generation and it has carried a lot of disadvantages.It is leading to deadly disease which is the main limitation. Giving a good example or Queen Victoria. BEAUTY IN THE QUEEN VICTORIAN AGE. Surely such a young girl...Read More...
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Hey everyone, today i am talking about child labour in agriculture. Gender characters determine occupations and tasks undertake by boys and girls, the conditions and hours of work, and educational opportunities.Agriculture is still a significant form of child labor in both and girls.Boys are more likely to undertake activities in agriculture (62.8% for boys versus 37.2% for girls) and industry (68.5% for boys versus 31.5% for girls), girls out number in services (47.4% for boys versus 52.6%...Read More...
Last Reply By Wallace Wamboo (Tigithi) · First Unread Post
Hey everyone today I'm going to be viewing more on “What is internal and external land form and their process?”. Mountains can be formed in different ways that involve (inside) internal or external (outside) natural forces. The movement of tectonic plates is known as plate tectonics. Plate tectonics is an interior natural force because it happens inside the Earth. When tectonic plates collide, they raise the Earth's crust.Geological agents and process are classified as internal and external...Read More...
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THE FUTURE OF HIV AMONG ADOLESCENTS. There are now clear guidelines from WHO for strengthening schedules focused on young people living with HIV. The age of sexual inception is rising,the number of sexual partners among young people is falling and the uptake of voluntary medical male circumcision is most popular among people younger than 25.As a result, young people are often forgotten and excluded from national HIV responses. The medical debut that have transformed HIV treatment have yet to...Read More...
Last Reply By Priscilla Muthoni (Sweetwaters) · First Unread Post
Hello everyone today I will be discussing on the impact of solar radiation on human body. Exposure to solar radiation can have positive effects on the human body,but it can also cause damages and melanoma is the most significant among those.Severe essential procedures such as vitamin D synthesis are triggered by solar radiation.Also sun exposure can have beneficial effects on several diseases.both UVA and UVB are important for human health.Low levels of solar radiation are crucial for the...Read More...
Last Reply By Jackline Nyaga (Sweetwaters) · First Unread Post
Hey guys ,it has been long before i posted but am still working on my new topic on evolution of technology in our day to day life.As i promised from my last post that i am going to look at the ; 1.Five types of technology. 2.New technology trends. 3.Impact of the technology has on us today. 4.challenges and benefits of technology evolution. I will start off with my first concept about the five types of technology which are; Engineering Scientific Medical Biological Environment Today i will...Read More...
Last Reply By Priscilla Muthoni (Sweetwaters) · First Unread Post
Hey guys! It's great to be back on the project. After my last post, I was thinking about what I would do next. I had multiple option, such as how liquid gasses affect/effect the human body. Then a thought came across me: How does the mind settle on one option? That became my new Inquiry Question. I'm really looking forward to this project, so look out for more posts!Read More...
Last Reply By Agnes Naserian (Sweetwaters) · First Unread Post
BACKGROUND ON ABUSES OF DISABLED WOMEN During disaster situations for example in refugee camps women with disabilities are extremely in great trouble especially those who are deaf and mute they cannot call for help when necessary or express their needs because they are unlikely to be fully understood. African women in rural areas are often sexualy abused and their family who know about it or involved in such abuses stay silent about it due to fear of further discrimination. Sometimes woman...Read More...
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Technique of how social media aids in the society and worldwide.

Hello everyone it feels good to be back after a long time of silence but despite that i was able to come up with other benefits that social media is offering us. Social media is well known world wide and it acts as an useful and open site where everyone can access it.More so it helps out with ways or ideas that might help an individual stuck in a certain situation. Its also a site where business can be run and of which various people can get to meet and interact so as to get to know each...Read More...
Last Reply By Dorcas Akinyi (Sweetwaters) · First Unread Post
Hey everyone, today am going to take you through some of the types of farming practiced in some parts of the world.They include: pastoralism,shifting cultivation,subsistence farming and intensive farming. Pastoralism involves keeping domesticated animals. In nomadic pastoralism , livestock are moved from place to place in search of pasture and water. This type of farming is practiced in arid and semi-arid regions of Sahara, Central Asia and some parts of Africa. In shifting cultivation , a...Read More...
Last Reply By Jackline Nyaga (Sweetwaters) · First Unread Post
Hey everyone,for now i have a new inquiry question that is on land forming processes, What is a land form? A landform is a natural feature on the landscape,any natural forming rocks or dirt,natural physical features of the earth’s surfaces examples; valleys, plateaus, mountains, plains, hills,canyon, loess, or glaciers.Landform together make up a given terrain and their arrangement in the landscape make up a topography. Major types of land forms on the earth include...Read More...
Last Reply By Priscilla Muthoni (Sweetwaters) · First Unread Post
Hey everyone, today I am talking about hazardous work in Brazil. Children aged 10 to 17 are in labor force work (3.58 million).The evidence of variety of negative outcomes for children engaged in hazardous work, comparison to children engaged in hazardous work, who are not employed and engaged in other type of work.Child labor in Brazil is large, it is not comprehensive and there are few studies on children's engagement in risky labor force work. Categories of work they do. Large number of...Read More...
Last Reply By Nasib Mohamed (Sweetwaters) · First Unread Post
The reason as to why we do not get our drinking water from the ocean is that the desalination of water requires a lot of energy. Energy and technology to desalinate water are both expensive which means that desalinating water can be pretty costly and also prefered the use of local fresh water than to desalinate seawater. How energy is used to separate salt from water. There are two methods of breaking the bonds in saltwater which are; Thermal distillation. Membrane separation. Thermal...Read More...
Last Reply By Ambrose Karani (Tigithi School) · First Unread Post
Hi everyone today i am to looking at the effect of drugs on the body. Drug abuse and addiction can alter almost every system in your body. Drugs are probably known that they affect feelings and moods, judgment, decision making, learning, and memory. But they can also cause or increase other health problems like :cancer; heart disease; lung disease; liver function; mental illness and contagious diseases such as HIV/AIDS, hepatitis, and tuberculosis. Some of these effects happen when drugs are...Read More...
Last Reply By Dorcas Akinyi (Sweetwaters) · First Unread Post
Hi everyone today i will research on how the whole world has avoided controling or they are not preventing the Ozone layer they are just destroying it. Newman and colleagues set out to predict ozone losses as if nothing had been done to stop them. The team started with the Goddard Earth Observing System Chemistry-Climate Model, an earth system model of atmospheric circulation that accounts for variations in solar energy, atmospheric chemical reactions, temperature changes and winds, and...Read More...
Last Reply By Ambrose Karani (Tigithi School) · First Unread Post
Hello everyone today I will be researching on the beneficial and hazardous effects of solar radiation. HEALTH BENEFITS Humans require between 1,000 and 2,000 international units of vitamin D every day for good health health. Your skin brings vitamin D naturally when exposed to solar radiation, and spending 10 or 15 minutes a day outside may give you all your body requires to be healthy. If you cannot spend time outside, or if you live far away from the equator where sunlight is more diffuse,...Read More...
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