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Catalan culture highlight
Human tower: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6IZ7CaGNI6w&feature=related
Sardana (Catalan dance): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uftk-tw7yi4&feature=related
Jamon (Iberian ham): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LyNCSZp-TVE&feature=related
City of Barcelona: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ygb_CYSAe4c&feature=related

Ecological Footprint Inquiry
http://www.footprintnetwork.org/en/index.php/GFN/page/basics_introduction/

Calculate your own ecological footprint: warm-upRemember to choose your correct country/ continent
http://www.footprintnetwork.org/en/index.php/GFN/page/personal_footprint/

Calculate your own ecological footprint in group
http://myfootprint.org/en/

HKG students' ecological footprint
Group 1: http://myfootprint.org/en/your_results/?id=914959 (1.26 earths)
Group 2: http://myfootprint.org/en/your_results/?id=914960 (1.39 earths)
Group 3: http://myfootprint.org/en/your_results/?id=914961 (1.18 earths)
Group 4 (Emily's group): http://myfootprint.org/en/your_results/?id=1068737 (1.09 earths)
Group 5: (Avator's group): http://myfootprint.org/en/your_results/?id=1068734 (1.13 earths)
Group 6: (Terry and Vicky): http://myfootprint.org/en/your_results/?id=1068745 (0.71 earth)

BCN students' ecological footprint
Group 1: http://myfootprint.org/en/your_results/?id=970742 (2.82 earths)
Group 2: http://myfootprint.org/en/your_results/?id=970772 (2.23 earths)

A special talk on 22 January 2011 at The University of Hong Kong
"Conservation of North and South Poles"
Speakers: Dr. Rebeeca Lee (First Chinese lady reaching 3 poles, North Poles, South Poles and Himalayas); Prof Lung San Chan (Chairman of Science Faculty of The University of Hong Kong, also one of the tour leader with Patrick Lam for the Antarctica expedition in Dec 2010)
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Stimulation for discussing invention

Solar-powered water purifier
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hQjTZ1qRMz0

electromagnetic flashlight
http://www.arborsci.com/prod-Electromagnetic_Flashlight-576.aspx
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DC-DKSOdwKw

Sensory escaluator (photo is coming)

Kinectic appliance (remote control, watch etc)

How electricity is made?
http://www.need.org/needpdf/infobook_activities/ElemInfo/ElecE.pdf

On-line collaborative invention

1. http://worldhealer3.wordpress.com 26 Feb - 9 April 2011

2. Expert visit: Mr. Fung Chan, Engineer, Shinhint Acoustic Holdings Limited (HK: 2728) on 5 March 2011

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Mr. Chan shared his insight about the students' innovation ideas and explained the important concepts of electricity generation, storage, transmission and regulation.
He also used RFID (radio frequency identity) system as an example to illustrate the relationship between science and application.