The Dark Truth of the Aral Sea by Lucy Gibbs, Coloma Convent Girls School

Every day that passes I seem to find myself learning something new. Sometimes it’s simple and mundane things like learning Shakespeare never once signed his name with the same spelling we use today or finding out that my dad has double jointed thumbs. But at times my learnings reveal the ignorance I have of our world and the trouble and strain its gone through due to human intervention.

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