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Hi everyone! Welcome to my third research round for my inquiry question: “How is education connected to intelligence and success?”. In my first round, I discussed the concept of intelligence. Furthermore, I went into depth on whether intelligence is a “nurture or nature”. In my second round of research, I investigated education. Topics from accessibility to availability were touched. In this post, I will be delving more into the connection between intelligence and education. I will be...Read More...
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Hello everyone today I will talk about awareness.. Child trafficking is a offence that exploits girls and boys for numerous purposes is forced labor and sex. Child trafficking is profitable and often relate with criminal activity and corruption, it is hard to estimate how many children suffer, but trafficking and exploitation is an increasing risk to children around the world. Just after human trafficking occurs, children are often trafficked for commercial sexual exploitation like domestic...Read More...
Last Reply By Sophie Holland (LFAS) · First Unread Post
Hey everyone, I'm back with my third round of research before the break and I will be investigating the different types of technology teenagers use on a daily basis and for what purposes. For this research round, I will be using a combinations of creditable courses as well as incorporating my opinion on the topic because as a teen myself I feel like I have some insight knowledge on this topic based on what my peers do. Although it may seem a bit redundant that teens use computer and phones...Read More...
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Last Reply By Winnie Naireri (SWEETWATERS) · First Unread Post
Hello folks!I hope things are going well ,today i want to fulfill my promise.My topic is still under rail disturbance.My research is on how rail disturbance affect soil and air as there under main rail disturbance as we saw on my previous research. SOIL POLLUTION The increase of human population and vehicles ,emissions coming from transportation have become one of the most important sources of heavy metals ,PAHs and herbicides in the soil. Fuel kindling ,vehicular and track material...Read More...
Last Reply By Lauren Jang (Charles Best) · First Unread Post
Hello butterfly effect.My aim today is to look at space light pollution on the ozone layer Because technology have affected many things like the ozone layer through rockets and others.Today nobody knows the extent to which rocket-launchs are re entering .The climate impact of rockets has not really been seriously addressed .Rockets accumulates in the upper stratosphere where particles absorb sunlight . ozone loss is caused by accumulation of heat through the upper stratosphere. emissions ,...Read More...
Last Reply By Winnie Naireri (SWEETWATERS) · First Unread Post
Hello every one i'm back again.I have researched on disadvantages of F.G.M.They include: Painful sexual intercourse due to tightened muscles. Early marriages Excessive bleeding during operation\cut may lead to death Easy transmission of HIV|AIDS they share cutting instruments Difficult birth leading to multiple tears during child birth F.G.M is a manifestation of deeply entrenched gender inequality Where it is widely practiced, F.G.M is supported by both men and women,usually without...Read More...
Last Reply By Winnie Naireri (SWEETWATERS) · First Unread Post
Hello everyone,,,I was inspired by another post that is; climatic change threat and solution by Peter Shirazi <@Tigithi (Kenya)>.The post really impacted me as it had awesome points that were well explained.As for me I decided to do a deeper research on it.I discovered that high temperatures result to melting of glaciers in which there is rise in sea levels that causes floods. What causes the rising of temperatures? this is due to global warming that is,greenhouse gas effect caused by...Read More...
Last Reply By Mary Wambui (SWEETWATERS) · First Unread Post
Hey every I have come with another research on how drugs affect teens .Hope you will learn something . Teenagers experiment with a variety of activities and substances leading to substance abuse and addiction. Statistics show that cocaine, Ecstasy and other club drugs, are the top six most abused drugs by teens. marijuana (31.5%), Vicodin (9.7%), amphetamines (8.1%), cough medicine (6.9%), sedatives & tranquilizers (6.6% each). Without treatment drug abuse on teens can lead to serious...Read More...
Last Reply By Lauren Jang (Charles Best) · First Unread Post
Hey everyone!Today my research is based on the main railway disturbance.These are: Noise vibration Air Soil water First, my research will be on noise vibration .Then others will be on my next research. Railway noise pollution can be either from airborne sound or from vibration-induced as a result of rail traffic . The main source of railway noise comes from freight wagons, followed by high-speed trains and inner-urban railways. However, locomotives passing and accelerating, freight wagons...Read More...
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Round one - What conditions are animals made for selling living and how does being vegetarian help them?

Does being vegetarian help animals and is it a sustainable way to live your life? Round one will be: What conditions are animals made for selling living and how does being vegetarian help them? People always say that they are vegetarian because they care about animals and they want to help them, but how is them not eating meat helping? And what are they trying to help? I will be searching for answers to these questions. How do farmers treat livestock? Since this is a highly opinionated...Read More...
Last Reply By Alison Wu (Charles Best) · First Unread Post
I decided to create a children’s short story, with the intention of teaching the concept of the Growth Mindset in a way for children to understand THE BIG RED ‘F’ By Joelene Brewer Jill was a bright young girl, with eyes like warm, summer earth and hair a bundle of glossy curls She liked to twirl through fields in the welcoming gusts of wind; She liked to dance on stage in costumes, and she loved to perform, even if just to crack jokes that make her friends laugh and grin. Jill also liked...Read More...
Last Reply By Heeva Chavoshi (Charles Best) · First Unread Post
Hey everyone!Hope you are doing good.Today we will at effects of railways.The railway has bring up many effects.Actually am sure you agree with me that ;these effects are all almost positive. As we started this topic we saw that rail transport are accompanied with accident though rare compared to other modes.some of these effects were that railways; were a great physical achievements were a result of progress in the iron industry and coal output, brought about by greater use of steam caused...Read More...
Last Reply By Winnie Naireri (SWEETWATERS) · First Unread Post

ORIGIN OF SOCCER.

Samuel Mwangi
BEST SOCCER AROUND THE WORLD . Hi guys...lastly we discussed about the importance of soccer in the world and today i want to discuss about best soccer around the world as i promised earlier. There are several aspects that ave done research for and here are the results below. 1 .Olympic soccer. Soccer was fist introduced in the Olympic games in 1908 as an official competition with women soccer being introduced in 1928. In the early years, soccer in the Olympic was only played by the talented...Read More...
Last Reply By Winnie Naireri (SWEETWATERS) · First Unread Post

Lung cancer fact sheet

Roba Abduba (Tigithi)
It have been long since I posted something but now I am back with my research,hope you will enjoy. Lung cancer fact sheet Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer deaths for both men and women. It's also the most preventable cancer.Here are some facts about lung cancer: Prevalence and incidence Approximately 541,000 Americans living today have been diagnosed with lung cancer at some point in their lives. During 2018, an estimated 234,030 new cases of lung cancer were expected to be...Read More...
Last Reply By Dorcas Akinyi (Sweetwaters) · First Unread Post
WILDLIFE DISEASES Wildlife,domestic animals and humans share a large and increasing number of , known as zoonoses. The continued globalization of society, human population growth , and associated landscape changes further enhances the interface between wildlife, domestic animals, and humans, thereby facilitating additional infectious diseases emergence. The wildlife component of this triad has received inadequate focus in the past to effectively protect human health as evidenced by such...Read More...
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Last Reply By Hannah Wairimu (Sweetwaters) · First Unread Post
Hello butterfly,,it have been for a long time since i posted but i have come across a very interesting topic about depth of earthquakes. At what depth do earthquakes occur? What is the significance of depth? Earthquakes occur in the crust or upper mantle which ranges from the earth's surface to about 800 kilometers deep about 500 miles.The strength of shaking from an earthquake diminishes with increasing distance from the earthquake's source, so the strength of shaking at the surface from an...Read More...
Last Reply By Dorcas Akinyi (Sweetwaters) · First Unread Post

Drugs

Bruce Ambrose  (Tigithi School)
Hi guys it has been for a while since i posted but its because we had gone for our mid term holiday and our school is having some issues with the internet, but at least we are back on line even though the network is not yet strong enough some times there is internet signal some times there is no internet connection. Today I'm going to be checking at the relation of dugs and corruption because drugs and corruption work in one way like when one court selling drugs uses corruption to get out of...Read More...
Last Reply By Dorcas Akinyi (Sweetwaters) · First Unread Post
Ebola is one of the world's deadliest viruses, with a fatality rate of up to 90% . As there is no known cure, and no vaccine, the best way to contain the outbreak is to educate people to recognise the symptoms early, as the risk of transmission is far lower in the early stages of the virus. Save the Children is increasingly concerned about the situation and is working in Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia and Mali alongside their respective health ministries, both to train medical staff on...Read More...
Last Reply By Perpetual Mugambi (SWEETWATERS) · First Unread Post
Hey my fellow folks!Today my topic is about importance of Indian railway .Railways and Roadways are the only means of transportation over land.Railways have merits over roadways that,they can carry a large number of passengers as well as heavy loads to a long distances.Also the journey by a train is not tiresome compared to roadways.The train transport is more comfortable and economical. India has a large network of railways throughout the country ,and have trains from one corner to other...Read More...
Last Reply By Alison Wu (Charles Best) · First Unread Post
Here everyone, am back with a research of happens of child trafficking. Total of children found in child trafficking. The ILO estimates that 21 million people are trapped in forced labour or slavery. Of those, it says one in four are under the age of 18. The estimated number of children trafficked around the world is 5.5 million. They bear violence, exploitation and abuse and ending up in work, forced marriage, prostitution, begging and armed recruitment. ↑ Where does child trafficking...Read More...
Last Reply By Joelene Brewer (LFAS) · First Unread Post
HELLO guys! There was a post that I read and I can personally relate that It was so much informative on 'lack of sleep may shrink your brain' by Caroline Lu and Rhea M<Charles Best>.I found out that it is really true that Lack of good sleep could shrink your brain , study suggests. Not getting a good night's sleep might be linked to shrinkage of the brain's gray matter over time, new research suggests . Lack Of Sleep Kills Brain Cells , New Study Shows. ...that staying awake for too...Read More...
Last Reply By Bruce Ambrose (Tigithi School) · First Unread Post
Hi butterfly effect,it has been for a long since I posted my last post.Here am back with an interesting search.The positive and negative effects of communication.The use of technology has prevailed and proved out to be one of the best blessings to the human kind till date.this same technology has given rise to the communication which has been changing its entire face from the past few years.The Simple telephones were the first to be used which on the wired mechanisms.It then developed to...Read More...
Last Reply By Dorcas Akinyi (Sweetwaters) · First Unread Post
Most of the teens use e-cigarettes for some reasons this reasons are as follows: 1 Because a friend or family member is using them. 2 The availability of flavours such as mint,candy,fruit,or chocolate. 3 The belief that e-cigarettes are less harmful than other forms of tobacco such as cigarettes. 4 Some teens used e-cigarettes to try to quit using other tobacco products or simply because famous people on TV or in movies use them. I think the trend of vaping has become so popular because...Read More...
Last Reply By Alison Wu (Charles Best) · First Unread Post
Hello everyone ,this time lets look on ways the ozone layer is linked .They are mainly four namely ; 1.Antarctica is the only place on earth where its reliably cold enough for an ozone hole to form 2.Southern hemisphere spring is ozone season 3.The largest ozone holes are often associated with the coldest winters 4.The ozone hole did not cause global warming Lets deeply look on the first about Antarctica is the only place on earth where its reliably cold enough for an ozone hole to form.When...Read More...
Last Reply By Alison Wu (Charles Best) · First Unread Post
For next Wednesday (March 13), please post a reflection focusing on the process that you and group have gone through to decide on a volunteer action and make contact with that organization. What challenges did you face? How did you overcome them? What is your plan going forward? Looking forward to reading your responses! Ms. Martin and Ms. StuartRead More...
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Last Reply By Joanna Whitter (Charles Best) · First Unread Post
Hey hey B-Effectors! What you will be reading in this post: what "success" is or may be, the researhc methods that are available to you. There will be fun videos and a survey introduction to you that will be released in a few days. Click navigate to post: [ 1 ] As always, thank you for reading. Round 2, Begin. Inquiry Question: How can we use effective research and studying to build a successful life? In order to find out the best answer to this inquiry question, we need to first understand...Read More...
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Last Reply By Rhea Manhas (Charles Best) · First Unread Post
Hello and welcome to my second round on the question “Based off of technology's past, present and theorized future advances, how could it change the world around us in the future?” I have decided that rather than answer any questions that arise in the last round, that I’ll change this round into an answering styled thingy. For now, we will simply do the ones that came up in the reply’s that match the idea of what we are looking into. For one there was Jim’s fantastic idea to look into...Read More...
Last Reply By Rhea Manhas (Charles Best) · First Unread Post
Hi everyone! I'm glad to be back for my second round of research of my second cycle! In case you haven't read my first round or are interested in reading this post, I will remind you that my inquiry question is.. "What is the science behind heartbreak ?" Last round, I went into detail about why it is called heartbreak, if it happens to all of us, what is the relation from evolution and does it always have something to do with love. In this round, I will be covering the following: How does it...Read More...
Last Reply By Juliana Nunes (Charles Best) · First Unread Post
Hey Butterfly Effect, In my first research round, I researched the evolution of technology and briefly went into detail on specific items that were crucial to the timeline. Now, to balance out my research, I have to investigate the evolution of teenagers over the different decades because we must know how teenagers have evolved over the years in order to relate them to the technology. Like most items within the world, teenagers have changed to keep up with the times. For example, different...Read More...
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Hi everyone, For this week's research round, I will be talking about conventional medicine (aka Western medicine) and conventional practices. In my last post, I introduced the concept of alternative medicine, including what it entails, examples of alternative treatments, and controversial aspects surrounding this area of medicine. For this post, I will introduce the recent as well as pertinent historical advances that have been made through conventional practices, explain what they are, the...Read More...
Hi everyone! My inquiry question is: How should government funding be used for the prevention of wildfires? In my last round of research, I looked into the effects wildfires have on human lives, more specifically human health. In this round, I will be researching their effects on human lives in terms of the economy; that is, the people whose property is destroyed by wildfires as well as the money that is spent fighting and suppressing wildfires. Across a great portion of the 400 million...Read More...
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Last Reply By Juliana Nunes (Charles Best) · First Unread Post
Hey everyone, This is my second round of research with my question “How does dreaming vary with age?” . For this round I’m going to be comparing the psychological impacts of dreams in children versus adults. ------------------------------------- Dreaming in children Children, more specifically very young children can easily confuse dreams with reality. In this article I read, the author talks about his own daughter’s(who was four years old) experience with this. She had a dream where her...Read More...
Last Reply By Venus Seyedi (Charles Best) · First Unread Post
Hi everyone! This is my second round of research for this cycle, and I received a lot of great comments on my first round, some of which inspiring me to look into answering them. This round will mainly be focused on the types of salmon in our community, why they are essential to the ecosystem, and what kinds of events my hatchery hosts! Before we start, I'll just reiterate my inquiry question: How can I promote stewardship of the Hoy Creek Hatchery in my community? To start off, I received a...Read More...
Last Reply By Joanna Whitter (Charles Best) · First Unread Post
Hey guys! This is my second round for my second cycle of this year. For those of you who don't know, my question this time is... How can a student lead a healthy, balanced lifestyle? As a reminder, I will be splitting each round into two segments: the first will relate to the average Canadian student and the second, the average Kenyan student. For this round, I will be looking into physical health. So let's get started! Canada: Exercise: Health Canada's physical activity guidelines state...Read More...
Last Reply By Juliana Nunes (Charles Best) · First Unread Post
Hello again everyone, This week I am going to dive back into my research. As always, if you are interested in looking into my previous work on this topic, you can follow the links here: Project Plan Research Round 1 This week, I am going to look into age and love, how we fall in love, the foundation for love, and who can fall in love. Let's get right into it, then! First, how do people fall in love? When we experience pleasure (love included), dopamine is released into the brain. Dopamine is...Read More...
Last Reply By Rhea Manhas (Charles Best) · First Unread Post
Round 2 Hello everyone! I’m back this week with my second round of research. For those of you who do not know my question, here it is: with this new generation, should we be changing how and what we are teaching in school? This round I will be focusing on the different types of learning and what that means which incorporates the different ways to teach, as well as the new ways being integrated into our learning. The new teaching ways (which incorporates the new BC curriculum) vs. the old...Read More...
Last Reply By Mary Wambui (SWEETWATERS) · First Unread Post

New Inquiry

Jadyn Anderson (LFAS)
Hey guys I'm really sorry for being inactive on this site I have been working in a book, although it's fun to cut and paste photos its hard going back and forth on the site, I lost a bit of interest in my inquiry as well, although I am still going to scan my book and post it on the site. But I am pretty happy to say that I’m starting a new inquiry that I find pretty exciting and I hope you do too! I will be posting my research on the site so I will be more active and you guys will get to see...Read More...
Last Reply By Sephine Lauze (LFAS) · First Unread Post
Hi everyone! Welcome to my second research round for my inquiry question: “How is education connected to intelligence and success?”. In my first round, I talked about intelligence. In this post, I will be investigating into the concept of education. I’ll be delving into what education is defined by. Furthermore, I’ll be investigating its availability and who has access. I’ll also be doing various comparisons of education systems. In this second research round, I hope to make connections in...Read More...
Last Reply By Maiya Callister (Charles Best) · First Unread Post
Ebola hemorrhagic fever frequently has many complications;organs failure,severe bleeding,jaundice,dementia,shock,seizures,coma and loss of lives.Those victims fortunate enough to survive Ebola hemorrhagic fever still may mouths to resolve. Subsisted may experience weakness,exhaustion,headaches,hair loss,hepatitis,sensory changes and inflammation of organs.Some may have Ebola linger in their semen for months and others may have the virus dormant infect their eye. Male patient may have...Read More...
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Last Reply By Perpetual Mugambi (SWEETWATERS) · First Unread Post
Hello everyone!This inquiry has been very nice to me.I need to do another project concerning cancer.I have learned from this inquiry and all of your lovely comments and suggestions. -How project influenced my thinking:I have really learned why many youths are engaged in HIV/AIDS.When i am reading,i encourage the youths to choose the right friends. -challenges:I kept thinking on what to research about and where to start. -I hoped that my work was clear when going through them and the youths...Read More...
Last Reply By Mary Wambui (SWEETWATERS) · First Unread Post
There was a post that I read and I can personally relate that I was so much interested in.Joanna Whitter<Charles Best>post on 'Can bats see?' I really researched on it an found that Bats hunt in the dark using echolocation, meaning they use echoes of self-produced sounds bouncing off objects to help them navigate. But that doesn't mean that bats can't see.Well, bats aren't almost blind. Apart from poorer color vision, their visual acuity is pretty similar to ours. Bats have small eyes...Read More...
Last Reply By Mary Wambui (SWEETWATERS) · First Unread Post
Hello everyone today I will be considering the most dangerous drugs in the world deadliest drugs in the worlds N-bombs N-bomb is one of the manufactured drugs designed to the effects of LSD. Like ecstasy, N-bomb causes a feeling of heightened empathy and body high, but it may also influence hallucinations.N-bombs can be fatal at high doses. Overdoses can result in occupation , heart failure, and death.bombs aren’t harmful because of widespread overdoses from drugs like opioids or alcohol.Read More...
Last Reply By Mary Wambui (SWEETWATERS) · First Unread Post
Hey everyone am researching on solutions to end the child trafficking.. 1. Education More knowledge one has about what child sex trafficking it has the better prepared and equipped one is to stop it. Educate more about child sex trafficking. Share the information to others and educate them more. 2. RecognizeThe Signs One could pass by a victim of child sex trafficking and not realize it easy because of the signs . When one is able to recognize what a vict im signs are one can better help...Read More...
Last Reply By Mary Wambui (SWEETWATERS) · First Unread Post
The Science of Beauty My Objective:This project explores the scientific notion of human beauty. Project Goals Inquiry Questions:H ow your brain decides what’s beautiful Hi everyone! I have decided to focus on the same subject but go in a different direction now They say all kinds of things about human beauty. It’s “in the eye of the beholder.” It’s “only skin deep.” “Looks don’t matter.” But cliches such as these do very little to cushion the harsh reality that how “beautiful” we think we...Read More...
Last Reply By Lauren Jang (Charles Best) · First Unread Post
Hey guys !This week I am going to be tackling my first round of research on Rail transportation.Rail transportation is a means of transferring of passengers and goods on vehicles running on rails .Some of these general types are: Urban rail transit Rapid transit Elevated rail Commuter rail Light rail Tramway Funicular Rail transportation has advantages in our day to day life.The benefits of choosing rail transportation are; Dependable Better organised High speed over long distance Suitable...Read More...
Last Reply By Mary Wambui (SWEETWATERS) · First Unread Post
Hae,everyone today I have researched on effects hope you will enjoy.. Effects of child trafficking Child trafficking can have long-lasting and devastating effects. Being kept captive or living or working in poor conditions can have a serious impact on a child's mental and physical health. They also be suffering from the effects of multiple forms of abuse and neglect . Children may feel distressed and alienated if they have been separated from their families, friends, communities and...Read More...
Last Reply By Maiya Callister (Charles Best) · First Unread Post
Hello everyone!I am back from a long delay and i am here to post my metamorphosis.For those of you who have never seen my work,i spent the last research studying the effects of HIV/AIDS among teenagers.I went deeply and researched on why many youths are affected by this disease. Personally i would like to guide the youths and tell them they choose the right friends who will not mislead their life.I would also like to show the youths that their life is very much expensive.I would also like to...Read More...
Last Reply By Maiya Callister (Charles Best) · First Unread Post
Hello folks!!I hope things are going well, I am very sad tolerating deaths of many innocent people every year.This is because nearly 1.3 million people die in road accident every year ,on average 3,287 deaths a day .An additional 20 to 50 million injured or disabled.Can you imagine all those lives lost and others their dream going to an end?Just ask yourself this question .How many people are left suffering because of may be children who are left orphan or a member of a family being...Read More...
Last Reply By Bogdan Badea (Charles Best) · First Unread Post
Hey everyone! This is my first round of research for this cycle and I'm really excited to share this project with you guys. My inquiry question is: How can I promote stewardship of the Hoy Creek Hatchery in my community? For this round of research, I'll explain the importance and numerous functions of salmon hatcheries to contextualize my topic, talk about my involvement with the Hoy Scott Watershed Society, and go over what exactly happens at my hatchery. There are many benefits to a...Read More...
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