May 2022 TOK essay prescribed title #3 specific example – moral judgements and COVID-19

Text: “Moral judgments about an activity’s COVID-19 risk can lead people astray.” Sciencenews.org Extract: “When it comes to catching COVID-19, outdoor activities, in general, are safer than indoor activities (SN: 8/15/20). But if you chose the beach or baseball as riskier, you are not alone. Two new studies show that people consider activities Read more…

May 2022 TOK essay prescribed title #3 specific example – COVID-19 testing in schools

Text: “COVID-19 testing in schools works. So why aren’t more doing it?” Extract: “Asymptomatic screening dramatically increases case detection among students and staff in the K through 12 setting,” says M. Jana Broadhurst, a microbiologist at the University of Nebraska Medical Center who led the team that designed and implemented Read more…

May 2022 TOK essay prescribed title #3 specific example – Fukushima nuclear plant art protest

Text: “Masked artist makes sticky issue out of radiation in Japan” Extract: “Known as 281 Antinuke, Japan’s answer to Banksy has covered Tokyo streets in images depicting politicians as vampires and children being shielded from radioactive rain to highlight the consequences of a meltdown at the Fukushima nuclear plant after Read more…

May 2022 TOK essay prescribed title #2 specific example – logging protests

Text: “Old growth logging protesters gather outside B.C. premier’s office as legislature resumes“ Extract from the text: “Protesters opposed to old-growth logging gathered outside Premier John Horgan’s office and other entrances to British Columbia’s legislature Monday as politicians returned to Victoria for a six-week fall session. A spokesman for the Read more…

May 2022 TOK essay prescribed title #3 specific example – Doritos

Text: https://archive.nytimes.com/www.nytimes.com/interactive/2013/10/01/dining/nacho-graphic.html The NYT article explains how Doritos (and other similar foods) are made more appealing through the use of food science techniques. With May 2022 TOK essay prescribed title #3 you need to compare and contrast knowledge in the natural sciences and another AOK. Look at the use of Read more…