BTN – Protecting Desert Animals

http://www.abc.net.au/btn/story/s4685670.htm Summery  Facts  Questions Insight This video was mainly about how scientists are using chicken wire to protect native Australian animals from foxes and cats. When the first fleet arrived in 1788 in Australia, they bought feral animals. It’s estimated that every night feral animals eat tens of millions of native Australian animals. Did you Read More…

Adaptations Unit Reflection

aSECTION 1 In the project I did with Brynn about the Sturts Desert Pea we took notes on websites to start to get information, then we typed up what we were going to put into our presentation. We found a picture that showed a good Sturts Desert Pea.  We printed out these parts and created Read More…

BTN – Solar Impulse 2

http://www.abc.net.au/btn/story/s4195767.htm Summary Facts Questions Insights This video was mainly about the new solar plane called the Solar Impulse 2 that’s trying to set a new world record. Did you know that in 1903 the Wright brothers invented the first ever successful airplane . The Solar impulse 2 will take around 25 days to fly around Read More…

Sturts Desert Pea Predictions

I predict that the Sturts Desert pea might have it’s blood red color to tell animal not to eat them because being bright colored is a way to show you’re poisons. If it can fake poison, animals won’t eat it that might keep the species going. I think this because thees things might be a Read More…

BTN – Wipe Out Waste

http://www.abc.net.au/btn/story/s4667338.htm Summary Facts Questions Insights This video was mainly about how 2 schools are working on becoming more environmentally friendly and reducing the stuff that goes to landfill. Did you know that every year Australia throws away about 50 million tons of rubbish! You know, that’s around 2 tons per person! There are three main Read More…

BTN – Fashion Waste

http://www.abc.net.au/btn/story/s4663466.htm Summary Facts Questions Insights This video was about how many pieces of clothing we throw away and how it’s a BIG problem Did you know, that when a style comes out, businesses in places like China and Bangladesh mass-produce them. Sure it gives LOTS of people a job, although most of them aren’t paid Read More…