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1. How Iceland Saved Its Teenagers - BBC News

  • Published: Dec 03, 2017
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  • By BBC News
How Iceland Saved Its Teenagers - BBC News

In 1998, 42% of Iceland's 15 and 16 year-olds reported that they had got drunk in the past 30 days. By 2016, though, this figure had fallen to just 5% and drug ...



3. Reducing teen substance use: Youth in Iceland

  • Published: Mar 23, 2017
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  • By Funcas

4. What Is Life Really Like In Iceland?

What Is Life Really Like In Iceland?

How Powerful Are The Nordic Countries? http://bit.ly/1UmSUP6 Subscribe! http://bitly.com/1iLOHml Despite harsh winters and economic decline, Iceland ranked ...


5. School for tired teens - BBC News

  • Published: Nov 15, 2015
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  • By BBC News
School for tired teens - BBC News

Trying to drag a teenager out of bed in the morning and get them into school on time is a battle most parents would love to avoid - and they may soon be able to!


6. Iceland's Down syndrome dilemma

  • Published: Aug 18, 2017
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  • By CBS News
Iceland's Down syndrome dilemma

Iceland's widespread use of genetic testing means people can "pick and choose" which children to bring into the world. These prenatal screenings, which have ...


7. Why are the Dutch so tall? BBC News

  • Published: Jun 19, 2015
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  • By BBC News
Why are the Dutch so tall? BBC News

The Dutch are, on average, the world's tallest people, but it hasn't always been that way. So what happened? Scientists believe a number of factors are ...


8. Bored teen in Kentucky builds his own rollercoaster - BBC News

  • Published: Dec 10, 2017
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  • By BBC News
Bored teen in Kentucky builds his own rollercoaster - BBC News

Logan Moore, 16, surprised family and neighbours when he quickly built a wooden structure in his backyard. Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog World ...


9. Why does the US have so many child brides? - BBC News

  • Published: Oct 24, 2017
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  • By BBC News
Why does the US have so many child brides? - BBC News

Angel was 13 when her mother forced her to marry and start a family. "I felt like a slave," she says of her childhood. While countries like Zimbabwe, Malawi and ...


10. China: "the world's biggest camera surveillance network" - BBC News

  • Published: Dec 25, 2017
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  • By BBC News
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China has been building what it calls "the world's biggest camera surveillance network". Across the country, 170 million CCTV cameras are already in place and ...


11. Why is Africa building a Great Green Wall? BBC News

  • Published: Sep 26, 2017
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  • By BBC News
Why is Africa building a Great Green Wall? BBC News

Eleven countries are planting a wall of trees from east to west across Africa, just under the southern edge of the Sahara desert. The goal is to fight the effects of ...


12. The teen 'downloading music into his head' - BBC News

  • Published: Mar 27, 2018
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  • By BBC News
The teen 'downloading music into his head' - BBC News

Michael Fuller, who has autism, could play Mozart by ear at the age of 11. Now that he's 17, his mum says it's like he can "download music into his head".


13. What stands in the way of women being equal to men? BBC News

  • Published: Mar 26, 2014
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  • By BBC News
What stands in the way of women being equal to men? BBC News

Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews 'All That Stands In The Way' is a BBC documentary following the lives of four teenage girls in Jordan, ...


14. Can plastic roads help save the planet? BBC News

  • Published: Apr 25, 2017
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  • By BBC News
Can plastic roads help save the planet? BBC News

Engineer Toby McCartney explains how his Scottish start-up MacRebur is persuading councils to use local waste plastic to build roads. Two English councils ...


15. 'Nice Toilets' everywhere - BBC News

  • Published: Nov 03, 2017
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  • By BBC News
'Nice Toilets' everywhere - BBC News

With the help of a new solution, "Nice Toilets" can be found everywhere. A film by Amelia Martyn-Hemphill for BBC World Hacks. Please subscribe HERE ...


16. The Americans who can't read - BBC News

  • Published: Oct 31, 2017
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  • By BBC News
The Americans who can't read - BBC News

The US has more citizens who are illiterate - some 16 million people - than many of its developed counterparts. Why is that? Many complain that the system fails ...


17. Berlin street artist group cleverly undo swastika graffiti- BBC News

  • Published: Aug 03, 2017
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  • By BBC News
Berlin street artist group cleverly undo swastika graffiti- BBC News

A group of students are using their artistic skills to remove swastika graffiti seen around the German capital. Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog World In ...


18. Born stateless: Looking for a country to love me - BBC News

  • Published: Oct 04, 2017
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  • By BBC News
Born stateless: Looking for a country to love me - BBC News

Maha Mamo is stateless. Her parents are both Syrian but because her mother is Muslim and her father is Christian their marriage is not officially recognised by ...


19. 93-year-old spy still keeping war secrets - BBC News

  • Published: Mar 10, 2018
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  • By BBC News
93-year-old spy still keeping war secrets - BBC News

Helen Taylor Thompson sent coded messages to spies in occupied France during World War II. "One mistake and someone's life could have been in danger," ...


20. Made out to look beautiful and sent out to die - BBC News

  • Published: Feb 08, 2018
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  • By BBC News
Made out to look beautiful and sent out to die - BBC News

In 2017, 133 children were used in 'suicide' attacks in north-east Nigeria. Two-thirds of them were girls. Fourteen-year-old Falmata is one of hundreds of children ...