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Activity: This Threshold Today

Purpose

Threshold 8 is both fascinating and timely because discoveries and exciting new innovations are being announced all the time. You are living in this threshold, and the research that you do in this activity will help reinforce that fact.
"CMS Higgs-event" by Lucas Taylor. Licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons

Process

Use the Internet to search for news stories about the Modern Revolution. A short list of possible topics might include: population growth, fossil fuels, the growth of cities, and climate change. Here are some links to get you started.

For Further Discussion

In the Questions Area below, do the following:
1. Post a link to your favorite article that you found.
2. List one way that the article connects Threshold 8 to today.
3. Comment on someone else’s link, adding another way that their article connects Threshold 8 to today.

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