October 2018

Hello butterfly effect,i have find out that there are five mode of transport.These are road transportation,rail transportation and pipelines,maritime transportation,air transportation and telecommunication.We are know that transportation enables us move from one location to another thus enabling trade between people possible,which is essential for development of civilizations. Even though it help us to transport,it has an effect.Transportation is a major user of energy which burns most of...Read More...
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Hello guys! I have found out maritime transport is the transport of passengers or cargo by water.Maritime transport can be realized over any distance by boat,ship,sailboat etc over ocean and lakes through canals or along rivers.It is used by business for the delivery of goods from distant suppliers. Maritime has the following advantages in our day to day life.The major ones are ; .It is cheap. . It is the ideal way to move big volume of cargo. .It is safe. .It eco-friendly . Just think about...Read More...
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How does the criminal justice system affect children with parents who are incarcerated? PROJECT PLAN

Inquiry Question: How does the criminal justice system affect children with parents who are incarcerated? Project Plan: Throughout the research of my project I will be researching three main topics: What is the criminal justice system and how does it affect criminals? How having an absent parent and a constant criminal influence can affect a child physically and emotionally? And what affect can incarceration have on the relationship between a criminal and their child? I will be breaking down...Read More...
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The Burn

Warutumo Moses (Alumni tigithi)
A balance between photochemical production and recombination is the total amount of ozone .can you think about life here on earth without ozone layer .can we survive? -Mary Wambui This made me think of life without water Air and most essential things we do not appreciate.Ozone being our only protection from the direct sun rays ....Do you think there are ways we can survive without it???? Do you think we can try preventing the depletion??? Nice research you got ...waiting for more of your ...Read More...
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Hello everyone,I'm back again on my research on effect of F.G.M.At first I'm very disappointed to know how our girls are put in risk.Anyway the effect of F.GM include: Severe pain Shock Haemorrhage's Tetanus or infection Urine retention Ulceration of genital region and injury to adjacent tissue,wound infection,fever and septicemia. Sadly, it is very dangerous to circumcise our girls because we are risking their life and they will be the mothers of tomorrow.I wish i had powers i would make...Read More...
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Hello butterfly effect .Am going to discuss about ozone depletion .Ozone depletion describes two related events observed. Ozone in earth’s atmosphere is much larger springtime decreases in stratospheric ozone .This ends up forming ozone hole. Ozone hole and depletion is caused by manufactured chemicals like halocarbon refrigerants and blowing agents but note there are others more .But let’s discuss only this examples .Substances that led to ozone hole and depletion are referred to as...Read More...
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How does the criminal justice system affect children with parents who are incarcerated?

Inquiry Question: How does the criminal justice system affect children with parents who are incarcerated? Glass windows and metal bars holding a human soul in captivity. As the years go by the number of divorces has gone up to over 70 000 per year in Canada, showing us that separate parents and absent parents are not uncommon in our society. But switching between your mother and fathers houses per weekend is completely and utterly different than watching your own blood locked behind bars.Read More...
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Inquiry Question: Is there a relationship between depression and facial appearance? Hello, everyone. This is my first inquiry round in this semester. Recently, I realized mental health raises higher concern among the public, such as the news and magazines. I got a few friends who ever got depression but are cured now. They used to tell me about their experience so that I decide to write an inquiry about depression. And I hope, through reading my inquiry, the people with depression could be...Read More...
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Question: How does sleep effect our ability to learn and retain knowledge? The amount of sleep needed for the proper develop and functioning of a adolescent is between 9 to 9 and a half hours of sleep per night, thing is on average they only sleep somewhere between 7 to 7 and a half hours, a whole two hours less then recommended. So, I wonder what effect this has on how effectively we learn, and our ability to perform at school. An important part in the average amount of sleep we get is the...Read More...
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Hey awesome people! Welcome to my first round of research! Inquiry Question: How can anger be transformed to become a positive emotion? Let's start with a question for you to consider when you read this post! Comment your responses if you like too! What has anger done for you? When was the last time you got angry? Why? Has it helped you before? This round you will see the introduction and the idea of anger as well as the basic information that will build our foundation to learn about this...Read More...
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Hi everyone! My inquiry question is “How should government funding be used for the prevention of wildfires?”. For my first round of research, I want to have more background information and a good understanding of wildfires. I will be learning about what wildfires are exactly – how they work and the different types – as well as the different causes of wildfires and factors that may make the fire even more destructive. About Wildfires - Wildfires are uncontrolled blazing fires occurring in the...Read More...
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In this round I will be looking into what countries have legalized euthanasia, as well as their specific requirements for what is covered by the law( ie. what illness’s and to what degree). (1)Firstly I would like to clarify, there is euthanasia which is where the physician must deliver the substance which will end his/her life and then there is PAS (physician-assisted-suicide) where the doctor gives the patient the substance which will end his/her life but do not actually do it themselves.Read More...
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Oct 12 - Social responsibility discussion question Considering the highest level of the Social Responsibility Core Competency that states: "I can initiate positive, sustainable impact on others or the environment" Give two examples of situations where you think this has either happened or not happened (could be one of each or two of of the same). The examples can involve things you have done, but they do not have to. Just be sure to make the examples specific, such as we discussed in class.Read More...
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Welcome to my first round of research on the topic of “How does sleep effect our ability to learn and retain knowledge?” For this round I will be focusing on the questions: Is all sleep the same? What effects how you sleep? Does it matter how you sleep? The difference between sleeping all at once (EX.8 hours straight) or splitting it into small periods over 2 hour or 1-hour intervals (EX.20minutes every 2 hours). How would different sleeping disorders effect this (EX. Insomnia)? Do dreams...Read More...
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Hey its Kaley! My inquiry question for my first project plan on Butterfly Effect is "What is beauty? A reflection on the pursuit of beauty and how social media affects it? ii) Why I am interested in this inquiry question? I believe in the 21st century we have an obsession with beauty. Social media plays a role in promoting a perception of beauty. I am curious to know if beauty is a shared experience? How is it different around the world? Does Beauty have a face? Does social media some how...Read More...
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BURN CYCLE 2.

Forum: The Burn
Hannah Wairimu (Sweetwaters)
Am really interested in following the inquiry topic about myths of lung cancer.My cycle will be based on Roba`s topic.In this topic i have been able to identify the myths and misconception about lung cancer.The points i quoted talks about lung cancer only happens in older adults,in which it was used to happen in the past.But today it can happen to anyone including teens.I also quoted a point that says breast cancer kills more women than lung cancer which it is true because quite number of...Read More...
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Hey everyone! Today I will be breaking down my first round of research into several different factors. My inquiry question for this cycle is "Why are people being affected by drugs at music festivals?" What I will be covering in this round of research is what are music festivals and their goals, why people choose to attend these events, why these concerts are incredibly popular nowadays and a breakdown of the most commonly used recreational drugs, including side-effects and why they are most...Read More...
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Hello everyone, in my first post I have looked on the negative impact of technology on communication . 1. I mpact on interpersonal communication ; The current generations lacks essential interpersonal skills(the ability to express the ideas and thoughts to other face to face )A major reason for this tendency is increased frequency of communication through texting and chatting on websites. 2. Effects on nonverbal communication ; Technological means of communication has affected nonverbal...Read More...
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a.Onset Symptoms usually begins with a sudden flu-like stage characterized by fatigue,Pyrexia,asthenia,anorexia,myalgia arthralgia,headache,and sore throat.The febrile response is usually higher.This is followed by nausea,vomiting,diarrhea,abdominal pain,and hiccup.The combination of severe vomiting and diarrhea often leads to severe dehydration.Next dyspepsia and chest pain may occur,along with edema,headaches,and confusion.The skin may develop a corpuscular rash a flat red area covered...Read More...
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Hey everyone, this is my first research round for this cycle with my question “Why do we dream?” This research round, I will be looking into what dreams are and the whole process of dreaming and what happens in our brain while we dream. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- What is a dream? Dreams are imagery and images we receive while in certain stages of sleep(1,2,5,7). There are no limits of what we dream. Dreams can...Read More...
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Mirror mirror on the wall who's the fairest of them all? In the pursuit of beauty, starved for attention, in need of perfection, filtered, distorted, instant beauty, snap and post. In the dark looking for a like, follow me! How are teenangers using social media to express themselves. Are we using it to celebrate how we are unique? In search of what to be like - in order to be liked? How is social media affecting our perception of beauty and of ourselves? Is the beauty we post an attraction...Read More...
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metamorphosis cycle 1.

Hannah Wairimu (Sweetwaters)
Hello everyone,I am now done with the topic of "Effect of HIV/AIDS among teenagers.Throughout the topic,I have come to realise that teenagers are engaging more to several behaviours which i did not notice until i did my research.My inquiry project now will have a great influence on how to fight leukemia because i would to advise those people who have this kind of disease on which medicine to take.Afterwards i researched about effect of HIV/AIDS among teenagers.It really opened my inner...Read More...
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Hey everyone! This is my first round of research for my first cycle this year and it feels great to be researching again. For those who are new to reading my posts this cycle, my question is... Does socially accepting drug addiction affect its usage among consumers positively or negatively? Like I said in my project plan, this round will be heavily focused on giving an in-depth introduction to my subject. I will be explaining what drug addiction is, what I mean when I say "drug addiction",...Read More...
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Hello everyone, For my new inquiry round, I would like to do research about "depression". Nowadays, mental health gradually raised higher concern among the public. I used to saw a phenomenon that some people were talking online that the depressed people are freak. One of my friends used to got depression, from her story, I understand how sensitive when people are depressing. Those people even might think the angle of a stranger's hands moving is trying to hurt them. So, I think to understand...Read More...
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