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Drone technology used to inspect Scotland's sewers

Discussion prompts & video archive.


The news media shape how we see and understand the world around us. With its new video series, NBCU Academy takes a deep dive into what it means to be in a journalist today, how the industry is evolving, and how the next generation can help.

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NASA's Night Sky Network

A monthly column on the latest space discoveries and technologies for elementary students (Updated Monthly)

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Dozens dead in Florida from Hurricane Ian

Answer FIVE Geography questions each week based on major news events.

Archive of Geography quizzes

NASA shows it can bump an asteroid in space in case one ever heads at us

-- Front Page Talking Points Archive



Diversity, multiculturalism, worldwide events. You'll find plenty for classroom discussions in this listing of events.


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Science Webcasts


Science Audio webcasts: An exclusive partnership with Pulse of the Planet, updated with two-minute sound portraits of Planet Earth. Tracking the rhythms of nature, culture and science worldwide, blending interviews with extraordinary natural sounds.

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How well do you keep up with the world around you? Take this week’s quiz to test your knowledge of recent national and world events.

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Why are schools removing books?

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This week's word in the news: SCENARIO

DEFINITION:

An account or synopsis of a possible course of action or events.

FOUND IN THE NEWS:
This is a scenario that played out often after 2018?s Hurricane Michael.
The Tamp Bay Times -- 10/03/2022

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