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Israel's Brain Drain - The American Prospect

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The American Prospect Israel's Brain Drain The American Prospect Across the crowded lawn in front of the neural computation and life sciences buildings, a student was learning to walk a low tightrope stretched between two trees, and mostly falling...
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Feeling Lost? Geographic Ignorance, and the 12 Games and Apps ...

Feeling Lost? Geographic Ignorance, and the 12 Games and Apps ... | Mr. Soto's Human Geography | Scoop.it
... are proficient in geography. In addition, of all AP tests given nationally, the two lowest scoring AP tests are consistently Human Geography and World History (median scores were 2.67 and 2.65, respectively, in 2012).
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Florida Mayor's Bilingual Push Hits Brick Wall

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A mayor in Florida's push for to make his city his bilingual was rebuked, but not by the usual suspects.
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Why Somali militants attacked Kenya mall - The Seattle Times

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Why Somali militants attacked Kenya mall The Seattle Times GEOGRAPHY: The sub-Saharan country covers 224,080 square miles — roughly twice the size of Nevada — on the East Coast fronting the Indian Ocean, with Somalia to the northeast, Ethiopia to...
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Bondi announces anti-human trafficking effort - Florida Today

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Bondi said that in 2011, the National Human Trafficking Resource Center ranked the state third in the number of calls received by the center's hotline.
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AP Human Geography: The Other Inconvenient Truth

I think this because, the video shows us with facts and diagrams about how we humans use way more resources than we should for agriculture. For example, according to the video we dedicate 40% of the earth's available ...
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Formal, Functional, and Perceptual Regions

Describes the 3 categories of regions.

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Syria's neighbours plead for support

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Syria's neighbours make an urgent plea at a UN meeting in Geneva for support in dealing with the ongoing refugee crisis.
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Countries Agree to Special Quotas for Syrian Refugees

Countries Agree to Special Quotas for Syrian Refugees | Mr. Soto's Human Geography | Scoop.it
The head of the United Nations refugee agency said at least 15 nations, including the United States, would help resettle Syrians fleeing the civil war.
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Somalia worried as Kenya moves to expel thousands of Somali refugees

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A group of Kenyan lawmakers have called for the closure of the largest refugee camp in the world. The Daadab camp in north-eastern Kenya, home to half a million Somali refugees, is feared to be used as an al-Shabaab training ground.
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20-year Sudan conflict officially over - The Boston Globe

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Faiths and the faithless

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The world's religious make-upRELIABLE data on the age and whereabouts of the religious and irreligious are hard to come by, which makes a new report on the...

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A Malaria Story: ANYONE CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE

My story, how a bout of malaria launched a global grassroots initiative that has provided lifesaving medicine for over 20-thousand victims in Tanzania, Africa.

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It was great seeing former student Kristen Kenny back in my classroom today as she spoke about her story with contracting malaria. She is really making a difference! My students loved meeting her and were excited to learn more about malaria and the world that it dominates.

 

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Congo army makes inroads against weakened rebels - Shepherdstown Chronicle

Congo army makes inroads against weakened rebels Shepherdstown Chronicle RUMANGABO, Congo (AP) — RUMANGABO, Congo (AP) — The Congolese army colonel marched triumphantly into town, welcomed by cheering crowds waving palm leaves after his soldiers...
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Video: More than 10000 feared dead as Typhoon Haiyan slams Philippines - Vancouver Sun

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Video: More than 10000 feared dead as Typhoon Haiyan slams Philippines
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The Philippines has no resources on its own to deal with a disaster of this magnitude, and the U.S.
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Geography, income determine health care in US - KVVU Las Vegas

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Geography, income determine health care in U.S. - FOX5 Vegas - KVVU. Member Center: ... Vaccinating cattle against E.
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Bondi announces anti-human trafficking effort - Bradenton Herald

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Bondi announces anti-human trafficking effort
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E-mail Print. Human Trafficking.
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Learnerator Blog | AP Human Geography and Growth

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A lengthy article in Education Week reports on the dramatic growth trajectory of the AP Human Geography exam. Geography may not be particularly known as a hot topic among today's students—even some advocates ...
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In Israel, population growth is an issue to be avoided at all costs - Haaretz

In Israel, population growth is an issue to be avoided at all costs - Haaretz | Mr. Soto's Human Geography | Scoop.it
In Israel, population growth is an issue to be avoided at all costs Haaretz A totally natural environment has not existed since the dawn of history, he argued, because human beings have adapted conditions to their needs and can continue to do so in...
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Birth rate by country - Thematic Map - World

Birth rate by country - Thematic Map - World | Mr. Soto's Human Geography | Scoop.it

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‘779,000 Syrian refugees in Lebanon’

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The UN refugee agency says 779,000 Syrian refugees are residing in Lebanon.
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French police try to move Syrian refugees seeking asylum in UK

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About 60 Syrians refuse to move from walkway of Calais port building until they are able to speak to British officials
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Death rate soars in drenched South Sudan refugee camps

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Soaked by rain yet short on clean water, refugees who have fled from Sudan to South Sudan are perishing from diarrhea and other preventable diseases at devastating rates, as aid agencies make anguished pleas for more help.
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An Incomplete Peace: Sudan's Never-Ending War With Itself - New York Times

An Incomplete Peace: Sudan's Never-Ending War With Itself - New York Times | Mr. Soto's Human Geography | Scoop.it
When the civil war in southern Sudan ended in 2005, the West hoped Darfur would also become peaceful. Instead, the conflict there has escalated.
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How Social Media is improving Developing Cities

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Luis Alberto Moreno explores how social media is improving cities in the developing world, as the governments of many Latin American municipalities take advantage of the explosive growth of social media to engage with citizens.

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