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On World Teacher’s Day…

Originally posted on Manuchimso Blog:
Today is my 18th day working as a public school teacher in Ogun State, Nigeria. Communication barrier, low culture of achievement, and a lack of motivation for learning, are some of the dire challenges I’m…

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The Enemy Behind The Mask

Source: The Enemy Behind The Mask

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Non-communicable disease – the 21st Century challenge in Global Health?

Source: Non-communicable disease – the 21st Century challenge in Global Health?

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Bring out your inner child… and stick some goggles on it.

 It’s no secret that I’m not a huge fan of children. They’re sticky, they’re loud and they’re annoying. That being said, the job descriptions given to us by Roy and Eileen from the Discovery and Great Hancock Museums would tempt … Continue reading

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Don’t words your muddle up

A teacher at school once told me ‘if you can’t explain it to a 10 year old you don’t understand it yourself’. Since then I have applied this piece of knowledge on many occasions; be it from attempting to explain … Continue reading

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How does it glow?

As a child, my favourite four words were ‘glow in the dark’. I decided to find the answer to an almost lifelong question; how does it glow?   Things glow in the dark contain phosphors, which when ‘charged’ by a … Continue reading

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Three parent babies?

  A recent lecture by Karen Bridwell mentioned an article that left me intrigued. In the lecture she mentioned that the headline was due to governmental bodies stopping the use of a new IVF technique. The controversial title seems aimed … Continue reading

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