Category: Geography

Ancient Civilisations

Junior Arts Fest 2017 by Imaan Suhail, 9A and Zuhura Ismail, 12A The Junior Arts Fest of 2017 was based on the theme of ancient civilisations; students dressed in costumes based on a civilisation of their choice, like the Greek, Roman, and Chinese civilisations…

Ages of Revolution

Senior Arts Fest 2017 by Aminath Eema Asim Every school has that one feature that is seen to be “striking” which ensures it stands out from the rest of them. It perhaps even gives them an identity. Billabong High’s unique feature and event is…

What Actions Should We Take Against Natural Disasters In The Maldives?

By Lyn Abdul Hameed, 11A Following the devastating Indian Ocean tsunami in December 2004 (the most recent major natural disaster to have struck the Maldives), UNDP Maldives carried out a risk assessment to identify the threats posed to the country by natural hazards. The key…

Volcanoes

By Ahmed Rabaah Naseem, 9B Volcanoes are openings in the Earth’s crust through which hot magma, molten rock, and ash clouds come out when they erupt. They come in different shapes and sizes, which is dpendent on the type of lava found within the…