Affirmative Action: Should Race Be a Factor in College Admissions?

Affirmative Action: Should Race Be a Factor in College Admissions?

(electronic music phrase) – Now, when I was in high school, affirmative action just seemed like some buzzword from back in the day, but when me and my friends actually started applying at college, it was something that came up a lot. (radio chattering) (record scratching) Affirmative action is back in the news, and this…Continue reading Affirmative Action: Should Race Be a Factor in College Admissions?

Life in the Dark – behind the scenes | Natural History Museum

Life in the Dark – behind the scenes | Natural History Museum

At the Natural History Museum in London, the finishing touches are being made to an exhibition which explores life that exists in near-total darkness. The Museum is working with a specialist design studio to use video gaming technology to bring visitors closer to some of the most inaccessible environments on the planet. Life in the…Continue reading Life in the Dark – behind the scenes | Natural History Museum

Diving in the dark: exploring underground realms | Natural History Museum

Diving in the dark: exploring underground realms | Natural History Museum

We think we know our planet, but hidden below its surface is a dark and mysterious world. For me and for other cave explorers, we look into those black doorways and we see nothing but opportunity. Mountaineers often say that they climb mountains, because they’re there. We go into caves and go cave diving, because…Continue reading Diving in the dark: exploring underground realms | Natural History Museum

How to make a natural Christmas wreath | Natural History Museum

How to make a natural Christmas wreath | Natural History Museum

What you need Foliage, gloves, pruning shears, ribbon, twine Step 1. Collect Find a spot where you have permission to collect foliage Put on gloves to protect your hands Pick foliage of different sizes, textures and colours Evergreens such as conifers and holly will keep for longer Pine cones and feathers make nice decorations Step…Continue reading How to make a natural Christmas wreath | Natural History Museum