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(CNN Student News) -- March 27, 2008

1. Where is Antarctica located? For what superlatives is Antarctica known?

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2. According to the report, what changes are happening to the Wilkins ice shelf?

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3. Why do the scientists featured in the segment believe that these changes are occurring?

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4. According to the program: Why is glacial ice important to the Earth? What environmental problems might occur if temperatures continue to increase in the Antarctic?

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5. What tasks did the Endeavour crew perform during their recent mission in space? If you had the opportunity, would you want to travel to the international space station? Why or why not?

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6. According to the report: What changes are in store for NASA's space program? How are these changes likely to impact NASA employees?

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7. According to the segment, how could the outcome of the 2008 presidential election impact the future of the U.S. space program?

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8. In your opinion, what action should the next U.S. president take regarding the future exploration of space?

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9. What types of life skills are the fifth grade students featured in the program learning?

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10. If your school offered a similar program, would you want to participate in it? Why or why not?

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