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A grade 10 social studies course at the International School Bangkok
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6 maps that could change your perspective on the world

6 maps that could change your perspective on the world | World Studies 10 at ISB | Scoop.it
In an interview Parag Khanna, a global strategist, discusses his innovative ways of viewing the world.
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Fourth Industrial Revolution brings promise and peril for humanity

Fourth Industrial Revolution brings promise and peril for humanity | World Studies 10 at ISB | Scoop.it
Davos was a good forum for technology pioneers, business leaders and politicians to consider some of the implications of the new economy
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Drone photography captures South Africa inequality - BBC News

Drone photography captures South Africa inequality - BBC News | World Studies 10 at ISB | Scoop.it
Photographer Johnny Miller has been documenting the disparity between South Africa's rich and poor using a drone.
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Nigeria's hollow dream

Nigeria's hollow dream | World Studies 10 at ISB | Scoop.it
Chibundu Onuzo: The rich brag about their spas and SUVs, but real economic development has to benefit everyone...
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Dramatic fall in Great Barrier Reef coral cover - video

Coral cover on Australia's Great Barrier Reef has declined by more than half over the last 27 years according to marine scientists...
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Pussy Riot protesters arrested in Marseille

Pussy Riot protesters arrested in Marseille | World Studies 10 at ISB | Scoop.it
French police detain Pussy Riot protesters for wearing balaclavas amid crackdown on face-coverings...
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Air pollution costs trillions and holds back poor countries, says World Bank

Air pollution costs trillions and holds back poor countries, says World Bank | World Studies 10 at ISB | Scoop.it
Study finds dirty air takes huge economic toll on poor countries and costs the world more than $5tn annually in lost work days and welfare costs
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Uncovering the brutal truth about the British empire | Marc Parry

Uncovering the brutal truth about the British empire | Marc Parry | World Studies 10 at ISB | Scoop.it
The Long Read: The Harvard historian Caroline Elkins stirred controversy with her work on the crushing of the Mau Mau uprising. But it laid the ground for a legal case that has transformed our view of Britain’s past
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Geography Strikes Back

Geography Strikes Back | World Studies 10 at ISB | Scoop.it
To understand today's global conflicts, forget economics and technology and take a hard look at a map, writes Robert D. Kaplan.
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Foodstuffs receives Greenpeace leadership award for tuna sustainability | Foodstuffs

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China Accuses Japan of Stealing Disputed Islands

China Accuses Japan of Stealing Disputed Islands | World Studies 10 at ISB | Scoop.it
The charge comes after Japan bought the islands in the East China Sea for nearly $30 million from private owners.
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Pro-Pussy Riot demonstrators arrested in Marseille

Pro-Pussy Riot demonstrators arrested in Marseille | World Studies 10 at ISB | Scoop.it
FRANCE - RUSSIA - Demonstrators protesting at Russia’s jailing of punk band Pussy Riot were arrested by police in the southern French city of Marseille for breaking France’s controversial law against face-covering garments.
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