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Teach first

Teach first is a UK based charity which believes every child should have access to a great education, regardless of their family background. Studies have shown that a huge proportion of ‘free school meals children’ do not gain any GCSE … Continue reading

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Science in Hollywood

A large proportion of people want to absorb a news story as fast as possible; then maybe investigate further after work. BBC news online often allows us to get the best chunks of an article presented to us using videos. … Continue reading

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All about the media game

  In today’s world, people get their news from a huge range of sources. It has never been so easy to access the most recent, interesting information.   A recent talk by Karen Bridwell made me consider the benefits that … Continue reading

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Fancy a dip?

  Do we want it to be true? Swimming in the sea, researchers say, may have health benefits.   http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-tees-25518767   Repeated dips allow the body’s reaction to the cold to lessen, meaning heart rate will remain lower, as well … Continue reading

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Communication and I, Or should I have used “me”?

Away from any high-school/university students’ (generally) need for writing/typing, from everyday texting, e-mails, status updates and assignments, I don’t know a lot of people who “write”, as in creative writing, whether it be music to a novel. I, on the … Continue reading

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My savior

“So what subjects did you pick for IB?” Although a big number of my friends/peers have been researching thoroughly about what subjects they should choose for the international baccalaureate, I wasn’t really bothered with that question, I had a simple … Continue reading

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It’s All About Communication

As someone with no previous experience in Science communication, I chose this module to gain some new experience in a topic a little different from the norm. Unsure of what Science Communication would involve beforehand, I turned to Google, which … Continue reading

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