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The Debatabase is a searchable reference utility for debaters around the world. Enter
keywords in the search engine above to search their directory of debating topics, each
with arguments for and against, background information, user contributions and much
"brings together images and viewpoints to createinsights into science and culture. ... The site contains over 30,000 images which are used to illustrate over 30 different subjects, topics and debates."
The Turning Point Project advertisements discuss the extinction crisis, genetic engineering, economic
globalization, industrial agriculture, and megatechnology.
This is the home of Reuters Daily World Environment News
Nothing beats the power of a good photograph. Reading about rainforest deforestation doesn't
have the same impact as a picture of native indians walking through recently burnt rainforest.
Thanks to sponsorship from Reuter's News Agency, Planet Ark is very proud to bring you the
latest environmental news pictures.
The archives can be searched by key words or issues.
dossier de travail clé en main
about water related problems:
Imagine it taking 3 hours to get from your living room to your kitchen sink, and it's all up
Water-related diseases are the leading cause of death for children under five.
In some countries the biggest killer isn't AIDS, or cancer, or heart disease. It's unsafe water.
Map of populations without access to safe drinking water, video :
EPA: Drinking Water Kids Stuff
In"Games and Online Activities" you'll find educational, illustrated articles on the
water cycle, water treatment, conservation tips, water trivia
and two word games. For fun projects "Classroom Activities & Experiments."
KidZone The Water Cycle
Evaporation, condensation, precipitation, and collection for lower-elementary
+ printable activity sheets,
available in both color or color-it-yourself black-and-white.
The first printable illustrates the entire cycle, and each
individual process has its own sheet. You'll find them at the
very bottom of the page.
USGS Water Cycle: Follow a
water quizzes and word games
An Inconvenient Truth
Trailer + resources
Time for Kids special
Stop Global Warming
Fight global warming
watch the ads
This site addresses both sides of the
debate over cell phone safety and
whether mobile phone radiation damages the brain. Researches from both
current studies are discussed to determine health hazards and to allay
users' fears. From the BBC.
CollectiveGood is the mobile phone recycling resource. If you have a spare mobile phone sitting on a shelf or in a drawer, you can recycle it here in an environmentally and socially responsible manner.
Pbs on Aids
Features essays on topics such as the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), potential for an AIDS vaccine, needle-exchange programs, testing, and prevention. Also includes an interactive timeline, interviews, maps, historical speeches and letters, video clips, and links to related websites.
This site provides reports and data looking at the past 25 years of AIDS, a timeline, interviews, fact sheets, and links to other material about HIV and AIDS. From the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation.
Aids Prevention, World Bank
(history, statistics, health)
"By juxtaposing silly, gross and disgusting images on top of deceitful ads, we jolt people into realizing how tobacco imagery is concealing the truth, and manipulating young people into addiction to tobacco."
A good source for picture! However watch out what you choose some might be shocking
e-movie. Find out about the real Phillip Morris. A Take action campaign
Focus on the positive
"Just stay focused on the positive.
Every 8 seconds a smoker dies-it’s becoming routine!
But let’s stay focused on the positive.
Those 7 seconds in-between." From the song!
video-clip, song, printable lyrics
An educational program to take the glamour out of smoking in the movies
with downloadable printable worksheets
How nicotine works
alcohol and drugs awareness
the price of cigarettes
cigarette smoking worksheets
methods to quit smoking
The effects of smoking
By the National Youth Anti-Drug Media
MADD Online: Under 21
Mothers Against Drunk Driving are also against underage
November 23rd is 'Buy Nothing Day', a
campaign organised by
the Adbusters site:
Young children watch 8,000 murders and
100,000 acts of violence before leaving elementary school.
find out about a selection of programmes that could be useful in class
selection made every other week by the CRDP in teledoc:
in the UK
THE website to download and watch high quality UK TV adverts for free.
in any country
ads TV + paper
log for studying commercials
create an ad
step-by-step process from initial idea to the airing of a campaign spot.
Tricks of the Trade
United Nations Cyberschoolbus
Women's History Month
How did March come to be Women's History Month?
Notable Women Adventurers -
Democracy through partnership between men and women in politics.
The journal "reflects on the life of this extraordinary sheep, and presents an archive of articles and papers from the Nature family of journals, including original papers, news and
The Attack of the Clones.
A discussion activity about the ethics of cloning - Upper-intermediate.
Clone a mouse
a flash animation where you clone a mouse!
The purpose of the site is to offer educational resources and information on prejudice, discrimination, multiculturalism, and diversity, with the ultimate goal of reducing the level of intolerance and bias in contemporary society.
tests online to detect prejudice in ads, to measure your degree of
find out about your hidden biases ...
Race: The Power of an Illusion
Documents cover topics such as genetics, evolution, slavery, nineteenth century race science, immigration, and racial classification. Includes a searchable database of resources (books, Web sites, organizations, and media); statistics and data; a discussion guide; and other educational materials.
Commission for racial equality
Download or order posters promoting racial diversity and equality
Cultural differences between the French and the English
How the world sees the British
text + lesson plan
The main text used in the plan is from
a Guardian article titled, 'TV
Totally Absurd Inventions:
America's Goofiest Patents humorous and absurd
weekly with new material+ an archive that contains dozens of
Find famous people fast.
Lifelines of important persons from date of birth to date of death.
heroes and heroines
a page of very interesting lnks
English public schools
pro and cons
Peer pressure and image
A visual journey
by Lisa Law
This photographic exhibition examines themes from the 1960s counterculture.
Fifty Years of Coca-Cola Television Advertisements: Highlights from the Motion Picture Archives at the Library of Congress
Some interesting ,yet to prove, facts about Coca Cola....
About blowing bubbles!
Have you ever wondered how the engine in your car works or what makes your refrigerator cold?
Then How Stuff Works is the place for you!
how to do nearly everything!
how to fend off a shark ...
1How to Jump from a Building into a Dumpster * How to Survive If Your Parachute Fails to Open * How to Make Fire Without Matches * How to Avoid Being Struck by Lightning * How to Land a Plane * How to Escape from a Sinking Car * How to Fend Off a Shark * How to Wrestle Free from an Alligator * How to Use a Defibrillator to Restore a Heartbeat * How to Break Down a Door
what do they do?
More than 50 jobs with a description and a short related text.
Etiquette in Society, in Business, in Politics and at Home by Emily Post (1873–1960)
Looking for a museum on line? try this...
Companion site to a Public
Broadcasting Service (PBS) American
This site features seal hunt facts and news, information about a campaign to save the seals, and photos and videos of the seals.
From the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW).
Some pictures may be shocking.
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA)
Heather Mills McCartney Speaks Out Against Fur
Companion to a series of BBC programs that explores the causes of human happiness. with video clips and stories on levels of happiness throughout our lives, and happiness and public policy, politics, diversity, the use of cyberspace, and more, Includes reader-supplied tips for happiness and a quiz that measures how happy you are.