BTN – Don’t Panic

http://www.abc.net.au/btn/story/s3895042.htm Summary Facts Questions Insights This Video was mainly about 2 families who were put up to  the test to see what they would do during a natural disaster their area was prone to. During a bushfire, it is a common belief that you should go to the roof, though it is actually quite dangerous, Read More…

BTN – Cape Town Water Crisis

http://www.abc.net.au/btn/story/s4804140.htm Summary Facts Questions Insight This video was mainly about the huge drought going on in a place called Cape Town. It also talked about the water restrictions and what it is like to live there. In addition, it talked about what damage a drought can do and how much water we use just doing Read More…

BTN – Is Africa Splitting Apart?

http://www.heraldsun.com.au/kids-news/a-huge-rip-in-the-ground-has-scientists-suggesting-africa-is-starting-to-split-in-two/news-story/ef66af3388365dc736c0802db9055dee Summary Facts Questions Insight This article was mainly about how in Africa there are giant cracks in the Earth and what is most likely going to happen in the future. In Africa, there is a huge fault line, meaning that over the next around 50 million years, it could split apart. This came to Read More…

100 Word Challenge – Spiky Fruit on a Tree

Celia always sat under the tree in her back yard. In winter, all the other trees wilted and died, though this one bloomed brightly. Not flowers though, tiny little spiky fruits that always fell on her head and made her jump. The spikes on this small fruit were strong, so strong that trying to cut Read More…

BTN – Hawaii Volcano

http://www.abc.net.au/btn/story/s4841022.htm Summary Facts Questions Insights This video was mainly about how Kilauea is erupting, and how the volcano works. Also, a bit about how it is to be living there right now. The lava coming for Kilauea is slow moving, though extremely dangerous. It is around 2000 degrees, meaning it destroys everything, like in the Read More…