Chanel Spence, Youthlink Writer We always have something to critique when it comes to the members of the Government, but have we ever placed ourselves in their shoes? You could be the next prime minister! Well, let's find out!
These jaw-dropping facts might make your jaw fall off! 1) Globally, the average cost of a slave is US$90.2) There are approximately 20 to 30 million slaves in the world today.3) A company in Taiwan makes dinnerware out of wheat, so you can eat your plate.4) A fully loaded supertanker travelling at normal speed takes at least twenty minutes to stop.5) A shark is the only fish that can blink with two eyes.
A distraction or security need? Mickella Anderson, Youthlink Writer The issue of cell phones in schools is beyond urgent and administrators will soon have to decide whether the gadgets are more of a distraction to the students or if they heighten their safety and security.
Angela deFreitas, Contributor Do you dream about the day when robots will do the bidding of humans, not only in industries such as aerospace, nuclear, auto, mining, agriculture, maintenance, medicine and the military, but also in homes and as personal companions? Do you want to be on the inside of creating the technology which will help the world to advance to this point?
Youthlink ambassadors are influential students who are selected by their schoolmates to represent them and their school. They have style, looks, smarts and talent, and are also the eyes and ears of Youthlink. They work with their sales coordinators to build awareness among students and teachers and are selected every term. Did we mention that there are many perks to being a Youthlink ambassador?
Mickella Anderson, Youthlink Writer In this section I appraise, in dollar value, things that do and do not make sense. If an issue is of great importance to me, I will give it a value of $1,000. Every subsequent issue will be given a reduced dollar value to reflect its decreasing significance to me. $1,000 - Once upon a sugar daddy
Chanel Spence, Youthlink Writer
These are five-second, jaw-dropping events that takes place in the world daily! 1) Every five seconds, 300 new Instagram photos are uploaded. 2) Every five seconds, Nike makes a little over US$3,000. 3) Every five seconds, about 21 babies are born in the world. 4) Every five seconds, one child dies of starvation in the world. 5) Every five seconds, the universe expands about 46 miles.
Mickella Anderson, Youthlink Writer In an attempt to stem the regression of students' minds during the lengthy summer break, the Ministry of Education has long expressed the possibility of extending the school year beyond the current 190 days.
Angela deFreitas, Contributor Have you ever had to go to a medical lab and had blood, urine, tissue or some other sample taken? Well, the person in the lab taking that sample, ensuring that it is accurate, properly labelled as yours and that it reaches your doctor, is a medical technologist (sometimes known as a laboratory technologist or lab scientist).