Delhi Air Pollution - Behind the News


Imagine if your school had to close because the air outside was too polluted to breathe. That's what happened in India's capital New Delhi recently. Students and teachers there have since petitioned the government to do something about it. But they aren't the only kids in the world struggling to breathe safely. TEACHER RESOURCES (yr5,6 Science & yr7 Geography) http://www.abc.net.au/btn/resources/teacher/episode/20161115-airpollution.pdf "Students will investigate some key questions they have about air pollution and the impact it has." BTN STORY PAGE http://www.abc.net.au/btn/story/s4572491.htm RELATED BTN STORY Paradise Lost? http://www.abc.net.au/btn/story/s3507206.htm To around 800 thousand Aussies every year, Bali is a spectacular tropical getaway. But to some locals it's changed so much over the past thirty years that they barely recognise it. Away from the eyes of tourists the Balinese are having huge problems with rubbish. And big resorts are popping up everywhere. It's got many locals wondering if tourism has gone too far.


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