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Myth-Busting the New ‘San Andreas’ Movie – Sorting Fact From Fiction

I managed to catch the new movie ‘San Andreas’ last night – perfect timing for a unit of work I had just started with year nine students, looking at earthquake preparedness in California. It is a classic American ‘action movie’, … Continue reading

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Oscar Niemeyer – Modern Architect and Planner & Inspiration for Creativity

On Wednesday, December 5th, Oscar Niemeyer passed away – at the age of 104. He was Brazil’s greatest architect, and responsible for creating some of the world’s most daring and unusual building. Niemeyer brought a huge amount of geography into … Continue reading

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