EPISODE 16: Importance of Rainforests & Sharks in Uruguay


In this episode of the World’s Most Exciting Classroom we’re sailing for Puerto Madryn, Argentina.

– A live uplink from the Oosterschelde and see what’s been happening since they set sail from Uruguay.

– We’ll head to Eden Project in Cornwall, the largest indoor rainforest in the world! We’ll explore the rainforest while learning how climate change is impacting these tropical ecosystems.

– There’s 8 exciting conservation projects happening in Punta del Este right now, we’ll catch up with a Darwin Leader Gabriel to learn about his week exploring shark conservation and watch their latest video.

– Find out the winners of the sea ice experiment launched two weeks ago by our expedition leader, Stewart McPherson. Did your entry win one of three £50 prizes?

– See this week’s new experiment and undertake the challenge.

– Join a Kahoot quiz and live Q&A session!

– Discover the answer to last week’s mysterious “Curiosity of the Week” We have received lots of emails guessing – was your best guess correct?

– Can you guess what this week’s Curiosity of the Week is?

…and much more!


Growing Cress Seeds Experiment


Curiosity of the Week 16 – Can You Guess What this Is?:

Curiosity of the Week 16 – Answer

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