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What were the changes the Middle Class Revolution created?
What were the characteristics of the secular state of the 18th century?
What were some of the beliefs of the protestant reformers? 267 more words

World History II

Water and Climate Issues

Scientists assess risk of Pacific Rim disasters; earthquakes, tsunamis, mudflows

http://news.stanford.edu/news/2001/february28/aaasernst-228.html

BY MARK SHWARTZ

The Pacific Rim is home to nearly two billion people from widely diverse cultures and backgrounds, yet all share a common predicament: Sooner or later, a natural disaster will touch their lives. 3,912 more words

9th Grade Asian Studies

Issues Facing Our Planet

Top 10 Environmental Issues Facing Our Planet

by EDITOR

http://planetearthherald.com/top-10-environmental-issues/

  1. Population:

Without a doubt the biggest issue facing the environment is over population of humans. All other major environmental issues flow from the very fact that we are over populating the planet. 979 more words

9th Grade Asian Studies

Now We Are September

Immediately following Crypticon KC I came down with a bad case of the ol’ con crud which put me out of commission for the better part of two weeks. 504 more words

Cinema

Natural Disasters and Southeast Asia

Why so many people died from Haiyan and past southeast Asia typhoons

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/capital-weather-gang/wp/2013/11/11/inside-the-staggering-death-toll-from-haiyan-and-other-southeast-asia-typhoons/

BY DENNIS MERSEREAU

November 11, 2013 at 1:02 pm

Super Typhoon Haiyan ravaged the central Philippines on November 7 as potentially the most intense tropical cyclone ever recorded upon landfall with estimated sustained winds 195 mph hours before the storm blew ashore. 1,402 more words

9th Grade Asian Studies