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Resources to support the NSW secondary Geography curriculum
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Urbanisation brings animals and diseases closer to home

Urbanisation brings animals and diseases closer to home | Geography in the classroom | Scoop.it
Our world is becoming increasingly urbanised. In 1950, just 30% of the world’s population lived in urban areas. This number is now over 50% and rising. By 2050, two-thirds of the world’s population are…
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Tackling global disease threats

Tackling global disease threats | Geography in the classroom | Scoop.it
In part eight of our multi-disciplinary Millennium Project series, Martyn Jeggo argues that we must search the animal world for clues if we are to react in time against the rise of new and emerging viruses…...
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What is the greatest threat to the world? Depends on where you live

What is the greatest threat to the world? Depends on where you live | Geography in the classroom | Scoop.it
Prior to the most recent Ebola outbreak in the western parts of the continent, a median of 32% across the seven African nations polled feared infectious disease as the top danger. In the Middle East, the top danger is ethnic and religious hatred.
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via Latty Ferlazzo http://larryferlazzo.edublogs.org/

Australia wasn't one of the 44 countries surveyed. 

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