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First I was exposed to "Scoop it" media that I did not know before, and to many information sources that were engaging. Secondly, I think the goal of the task was the implementation of what has been learned in the classroom. To scan the information source that presented to us, to find the important details and understand the primary message.

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The Dark Side of Chocolate - Child Slavery - YouTube

BV 11-11 The Dark Side of Chocolate - Child Slavery "The Dark Side of Chocolate" directed by Miki Mistrati shows that young children are still being illegall...
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The main idea of this video is to present us the dark side of chocolate industry -  Abuse of innocent Children. 

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A Brief History of Chocolate

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Uncover the bittersweet story of this ancient treat and watch a VIDEO
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The main idea of this article is to present us the history of chocolate. Most of us know the chocolate as a sweet product "But for about 90 percent of chocolate's long history, it was strictly a beverage, and sugar did not have anything to do with it".

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First taste of chocolate in Ivory Coast - YouTube

Watch how the Dutch respond to a cocoa bean in return: http://www.metropolistv.nl/en/themes/chocolate/first-taste-of-chocolate-in-ivory-coast Check out our w...
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The conclusion of this video is to inspire us, the Westerners. Sometimes we take things for granted and as insignificant, like chocolate, and forget the effort and resources required for the product, and most importantly forget to enjoy it.

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Health Benefits of Dark Chocolates

Health Benefits of Dark Chocolates | chocolate | Scoop.it
Scientists say that dark chocolate is good not only for your soul, but for your mind and body as well.
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The main idea of this article is to show the positive effects of eating dark chocolate. scientists found that chocolate - specifically the dark unprocessed raw cacao kinds - actually reduced the risk of certain cardiometabolic disorders.

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Chocolate! The Wars Secret Weapon - America in WWII magazine

Chocolate! The Wars Secret Weapon - America in WWII magazine | chocolate | Scoop.it
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The main idea of this magazine is to reveal the secret of the US Army. Before departure of of the soldiers for war, the army equipped the soldiers except weapons and clothing also with chocolate.

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Chocolate 'may keep people slim'

Chocolate 'may keep people slim' | chocolate | Scoop.it
People who eat chocolate regularly tend to be thinner than those eating it occasionally, suggests US research looking at diet, calorie intake and body mass index.
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The main idea of this newspaper is to present us a new study  that claims that people who eat chocolate regularly tend to be thinner.

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Negative Side Effects of Chocolate | LIVESTRONG.COM

Negative Side Effects of Chocolate | LIVESTRONG.COM | chocolate | Scoop.it
Despite the wealth of positive media coverage dark chocolate has received for its myriad of health benefits, an article in “USA Today” states more research is needed before you start overindulging on this treat. Chocolate contains large amounts of butter, sugar and cream, which can break your diet. If you rely on the occasional piece of...
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The main idea of this article is to show us that despite the huge number of health benefits that received the dark chocolate, large consumption of chocolate may have a negative effect on health because of the large amounts of butter, sugar and caffeine it contains.

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Chocolate Big Ben

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The purpose of the blog is to present a work of art that has been build by using dark chocolate. A copy of the famous clock tower at the Houses of Parliament.

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Eating chocolate is good for you

Eating chocolate is good for you | chocolate | Scoop.it
It's many people's favourite vice - but if the latest evidence is to
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The main idea of this article is to show the benefits of eating chocolate. Reasonable amount of eating chocolate makes us feel better emotionally because the brain releases endorphins in the body.

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