February 2019

The Science of Beauty My Objective:This project explores the scientific notion of human beauty. Project Goals find out how 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 are really...Read More...
Hi everyone! Welcome to my first research round for my new cycle. My new inquiry question is: “How is education connected to intelligence and success?”. During this round, I will principally be investigating the concept of intelligence. Evidently, intelligence is challenging topic of study as it can be defined and measured in various ways. I’ve decided to cover topics such as what intelligence is, how it is measured, how it varies across the world and different types of intelligence.Read More...
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Last Reply By Jessica Scott (Charles Best) · First Unread Post
Hey Butterfly Effect, For my first round of research, I am going to briefly look into how technology has evolved over time. Although my question is about how technology relates to teenagers, first I must know how both technology and teenagers evolved separately before relating my findings later on in dept. So to start off this new cycle, I have come up with some questions to help guide this research round: What is technology? What was the first piece of technology?, What we're the different...Read More...
Last Reply By Joanna Whitter (Charles Best) · First Unread Post
Hi everyone! I'm really excited to be back doing Butterfly Effect and I look forward to starting my upcoming inquiry project. This past year, I have been volunteering at a salmon hatchery (Hoy-Scott Watershed Society) and I've had a lot of great opportunities to meet people and discover a different part of the community I live in. For this cycle, I will be posting about the function of the hatchery, its importance, and what kinds of experiences I've had since I started interning there. My...Read More...
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Hello guys,In this time round research,I will be looking at the preventive measures of the blue light. PREVENTIVE MEASURES OF THE BLUE LIGHT Limit screen time when you are not working . It is impossible to avoid digital devices in the workplace, but you can minimize the amount of time you spend on electronics when you are not working. Digital devices frequently provide a passive “escape” from reality that seems enjoyable, but it can be a poor use of your time and can just increase eye...Read More...
Last Reply By Newton Mwangi (Tigithi) · First Unread Post
Hey everyone! I'm very delighted to be back to researching for my second cycle. If you can't tell from the title of this post, my inquiry question is... "What is the science behind heartbreak ?" In this round, I will be focusing on these points: Why is it called heartbreak? Does it happen to all of us? What is the relation from evolution, did humans always feel this way? Is it always something to do with love? Let's get started! Why is it called heartbreak? Nowadays, heartbreak seems to be a...Read More...
Hello again. it have been long since i last posted,but it's because of a lot research and i have come along a very interesting research. Earthquake are not Just triggered by waste water or disposal. Hydraulic fracturing drives earthquakes in western Canada, according to research.The results defy the often-touted belief that the disposal of wastewater is the sole source of man-made earthquakes with fossil fuel extraction technique.The small earthquakes “were always during or right after...Read More...
Last Reply By Juliana Nunes (Charles Best) · First Unread Post
Thanks for a great class this morning, everyone! Once you receive your private message with you are matched with, please post your response to the questions below. You will likely need to touch base with each other before posting (remember this is due by Wed Feb 13). Who are your team members? What are the values that you team has in common? What are the additional values that your team members have? Come up with a 'Value Statement' for your team. Thanks! Let us know if you have any...Read More...
Last Reply By Juliana Nunes (Charles Best) · First Unread Post
Global warming is simply the increase in earth's average surface temperature due to rising levels of greenhouse gases. ozone hole is a region of marked thinning of ozone layer in high latitudes. Know let's look at the connection with the ozone layer it includes; Human activities Human activities cause depletion and global warming by due to both environmental problems there is pollution in the atmosphere altering is because of human activities.Global warming is caused by primary putting...Read More...
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Breaf summary of my reaserch: My question was: Are self driving cars worth all the moral and ethical problems they cause? Roud 1: What are the moral and ethical problems they cause? Round 2: How are they beneficial and how soon will they be used? Round 3: How are they programed to solve the moral and ethical problems? How does your inquiry now impact your thinking? Now that I know more about self driving cars, I know that they are not just a thing of the future. They are going to be on the...Read More...
Last Reply By Alison Wu (Charles Best) · First Unread Post
Hi everyone! For the new cycle, I plan to continue on with the same question as before. My inquiry question is: " How should government funding be used for the prevention of wildfires? " As a recap, my first round of research covered information about wildfire causes, factors and how they work. My second round of research was about both the negative and positive effects wildfires can have on vegetation and wildlife. My third round of research was about the impact of wildfires on soil and...Read More...
Last Reply By Lauren Jang (Charles Best) · First Unread Post
Hello everyone! Today i will be looking at reason for recruiting women in illegal groups . Recruitment it is the process involved in choosing individual for unpaid role. Managers human resource generalist and recruitment specialists may be tasked with carrying out recruitment. Some women see themselves playing a number of roles in the groups. They see themselves as recruiters for other young women. They see playing an important part.Most of the girls are drawn by a combination of fantasy and...Read More...
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Effect of condition of pregnancy on child development Round 4

So in this post, I will be talking (or well writing) about how the mother’s voice impacts the fetus, and how the baby could start learning in the womb. As I explained in my last post, fetuses can hear pretty well in the womb (comparing to thinking they can’t hear at all) but now research suggests that they can understand sounds too. This topic is highly debated because we still don’t know if humans are born being able to understand speech or if we have to learn it afterwards, but I want to...Read More...
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Effect of condition of pregnancy on child development Round 3

Going on to more research about pregnancies, I wanted to find out how certain parenting techniques affect the child while still in the womb. So I’m going to look into music. Babies in the womb can actually hear the sounds near their mother at around 16-17 weeks gestation. (0) They can easily detect vowels and rhythmic patterns, but can’t recognize consonants and overtones. (1) At 33 weeks gestation, fetuses can breathe in time to music. By week 38, when listening to various types of music,...Read More...
Last Reply By Lauren Jang (Charles Best) · First Unread Post
Hello every today I will be looking at the effect of illegal drugs to our social life.Many people use drugs for various reason and after using them there is some impact that result. HOW DRUGS CAN DESTROY YOUR SOCIAL LIFE Drugs use almost every part of person’s life.It start from addiction ,bad behaviors and can also be deadly.Drugs also isn't beneficial it can be dangerous both to the people using them ,the one you love and also those you care about. People abuse drugs for various reasons:...Read More...
Last Reply By Ashilline Wanjira · First Unread Post
1.Types of Healthcare Professionals that treats Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever. Ebola contaminations can spread rapidly to others, patients can easily infect health care workers,the CDC and other agencies recommend that only highly trained personnel treat Ebola patients.The treatment involves high-level barrier ability to protect all health care experts.Unfortunately,these trained individual detect with Ebola in the U.S should be treated in specific delegate medical care centers and medical care...Read More...
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SIGNS OF F.G.M PERFORMED Hello everyone, Girls and women who have had F.G.M may have problems that continue through adulthood including: Difficulties urinating or incontinence. Frequent or chronic vagina,pelvis or urinary infection. Menstrual problems. Kidney damage and possible failure. Cysts and abscesses Pain when having sex Infertility WAYS TO STOP F.G.M Challenge the discriminatory reasons F.G.M is practiced. Change traditions- with the support of older generations. Educate girls on...Read More...
Last Reply By Ashilline Wanjira · First Unread Post
Hello again.It is been a really long since my last post ,but here we are getting back into the swing of things !Do you know the meaning of road transport and its advantages and disadvantages? Road transport means transportation of goods and personnel from one place to another on roads.Road transport is the commonly used mode of transport and carries about 93% of all cargo and passengers traffic in the country. Road transport is very popular mode of transport used by suppliers and businesses...Read More...
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Corruption.it is the misuse of resources by those who are in power for personal gain.Hi guys,it is for a very long time since we have not done anything towards the side of my topic but for now i am ready to do what is required for me and all of us to enable everyone to access on how the world of corruption and it elements and on how it is. but for now my recent research was about how corruption has affected the world either negative or positive but according to me non of it is good or...Read More...
Last Reply By Ashilline Wanjira · First Unread Post
Hi everyone, it has been long since i posted on my new topic about mining , today I’ll be looking at the environmental impact and the area they affect. environmental impact of mining can occur in various ways which includes ;(2) Erosion in the environmental. Formation of sinkholes. Loss of biodiversity and Contamination of soil and surface water. Erosion in the environment. Erosion of exposed hillsides, mine dumps, tailing dams and resultant siltation of drainage, creeks and rivers can...Read More...
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Drugs

Bruce Ambrose  (Tigithi School)
Hi guys it has been for a while since i posted i apologize for not being active but still i'm moving on with my research "drugs " my inquiry question being i wonder why do people take illegal drugs just for fun or self gain ?,i thought of effects of drugs on the skeletal system and this what i came up with The Skeletal System The human skeletal system contains of 206 bones and a very intricate and extensive network of tendons, ligaments, and cartilage that connect the bones to one another,...Read More...
Last Reply By Mary Wambui (SWEETWATERS) · First Unread Post
Inquiry Question: Are self driving cars worth all the ethical problems they cause? In previous research rounds, I looked at: The moral, ethical, and technical problems with self driving cars & the benefits of self driving cars This round, I will be looking at: How are the cars programed to solve the moral problems? I hope that this round, I’ll be finding some answers as to how the cars are actually built and how engineers are working to make them safe. I was worried about finding sources...Read More...
Last Reply By Shantel Njeri (SWEETWATERS) · First Unread Post
Hello everyone I will once again look at how blue light can affect children's health and also their daily activities.We will see that when kids spend a lot of time on electronic devices that emit blue light,they will get a harder time in sleeping and therefore parents should keep away the gadgets away 2 to 3 hours to sleep . Blue light can cause health problems to kids health.Let there be light. Just not blue light. The blue light emitted by our computers and electronic devices is getting a...Read More...
Last Reply By Leonarda Ognjenovic (LFAS) · First Unread Post
Hi everyone, today am talking about the source of child trafficking......... Economic factors Force entreat is a profitable practice in which exploiters are motivated by economic incentives. Most severe cases networks of children forced to beg may generate for the profiteer. Anti-Slavery International asserts that because this incomes relatively high many families believe it is the best option available given the lack of existing capabilities 2.Political factors Force entreat is commonly...Read More...
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Hey everyone, For my second cycle of the year, I will be investigating the question "How does technology affect teenagers?" Thank you @Alison Wu (Charles Best) for bringing my attention to technology and how it not only includes electronic devices, but also laundry machines and dish washers which doesn't necessarily affects teenagers considering most of us tend to avoid doing chores. You opened my eyes to see a different perspective which made me think of taking a different approach on...Read More...
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