Tuesday, December 17, 2013

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Saturday, August 31, 2013

Let the good times roll!

 Ready for another year!

Language Arts

A page out of Leonardo DaVinci's Codex Lecester describing the moon's orbit.
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BBC World News

  • Ukraine 'slipping out of control'
  • The Ukraine crisis is "slipping out of control", Germany's foreign minister warns as EU leaders prepare to discuss new sanctions against Russia.
  • Test Ebola drug '100% effective'
  • The only trial data on the experimental Ebola drug ZMapp shows it is 100% effective in monkey studies, even in later stages of the infection.
  • More than 3m have fled Syria - UN
  • The UN says Syria is now "the biggest humanitarian emergency of our era" with more than three million Syrians living outside the country as refugees.
  • Kurds 'take Iraq oilfields from IS'
  • Kurdish forces say they have retaken oilfields near Mosul in north Iraq from Islamic State, but retreating militants blow up three installations.
  • Poland blocks Russian minister's jet
  • Poland refuses to let a plane carrying Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu enter its airspace, forcing it to turn back to Slovakia.
  • Malaysia Airlines to cut 6,000 staff
  • Malaysia Airlines is to cut 6,000 staff as part of recovery plan after being hit by two air disasters this year.