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Goodnight Mister Tom

by Michelle Magorian
Reading a novel set in World War 2 is definitely not my cup of tea and I am sure most of you would also find it boring, right? I mean, I don’t blame you, I probably would too. However, Goodnight Mister Tom is definitely not the stereotype and is actually a really touching story.

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Monte San Giorgio

THE wooded mountain of Monte San Giorgio is located in Switzerland. It lies next to Lake Lugano and is known for its distinct pyramid-like shape. While the Swiss side was added to
the UNESCO World Heritage List in 2003, the Italian portion was included as an extension in 2010.

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Nigel Souza: Music Unlimited

Maria Fernandes
Coming from a family of musicians, 15-year old Nigel Souza has music in his blood.
“My great grandfather Dr Alexio D’Costa from Curtorim was a doctor and a music composer and his sons Jose and Flavian played the violin and the piano respectively,” he says with pride, explaining his family history a little. Continuing further he says,

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Fire ice

Imagine lighting a fire to a hard-packed snowball or the mud deep inside the ocean bed. While that may sound impossible, it is not only feasible, but the government of Japan believes that they can use this energy to fuel the entire country, for at least a decade.

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Jobtail Feeding

It is a well-documented fact that humpback whales gather their prey, by creating’bubble nets’- that is, blow bubbles underwater to confuse shoals of fish and cause them to herd together, giving the whales a perfect opportunity to devour them in one gulp.

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Jake and Lily

Jake and Lily are twins. Even though they seem pretty different—Jake is the calm one and Lily has a temper; Lily is obsessed with trains and Jake collects cool rocks—they feel exactly the same, almost like two halves of one person.

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