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Ebola outbreak lesson plan

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By Katie Gould, PBS NewsHour Extra Teacher Resource Producer Introduction The Ebola outbreak in Western Africa has already claimed the lives of thousands since its…read more

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Ebola outbreak: mission instructions and resources – digital student guide

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Your Mission: to become an expert on the deadly Ebola virus and design a strategy to contain the rapidly growing outbreak in Western Africa Background:…read more

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Mystery holes in Siberia raise climate change concerns

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A new side effect of climate change has appeared in Siberia, where mysterious, giant holes the size of football fields have opened in the ground. Continue reading

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Is Putin repeating history in Crimea?

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DOWNLOAD VIDEO There’s the old saying that those who don’t know history are doomed to repeat it. In light of the current events in Crimea,…read more

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Mideast Peace Talks Complicated by Tensions

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DOWNLOAD VIDEO New efforts to reach a negotiated peace between Israel and the Palestinians have hit a stumbling block before they have really begun. In…read more

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