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The Last Paradises - The Alps - Realm of the Golden Eagle - Part 3 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

United Kingdom

As spring arrives in the mountains, the first flowers appear with the sun, and the chamois descend the slopes in search of the first few blades of fresh grass. The ravens are feeding a brood of noisy youngsters, and, high up on an unapproachable crag, Biker the eagle sits on her nest.

Our School - Series 1 - Episode 1 - Part 3 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

United Kingdom

The children know it will be important to make new friends. They’re eager to meet new people, but anxious not to lose their old friends while doing so. We meet the head of school Mrs. Spellman, and the assistant head, who is nicknamed “Mr. Scary" because of how he maintains order.

The Last Paradises - The Alps - Realm of the Golden Eagle - Part 2 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

United Kingdom

Under the ice, the water of the Alpine lakes never freezes, and fish can survive the harshness of winter. In February, eels and other fish species are spawning, depositing the eggs that will give life to their next generations. Along fast-flowing mountain streams, ice doesn’t form, and the dipper dives in search of invertebrates, crustaceans, and other tiny prey.

The Last Paradises - The Alps - Realm of the Golden Eagle - Part 1 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

United Kingdom

In winter, Europe’s greatest mountain range, the Alps, lies blanketed by snow and ice. For the majestic golden eagles, who make these remote and impressive peaks their home, these are hard times, and food is scarce. But one eagle is lucky: An avalanche results in an unexpected meal.

Our School - Series 1 - Episode 1 - Part 2 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

United Kingdom

The next few months will bring big changes, as Year Six becomes Year Seven, and their new secondary school is being rigged with cameras, so we will see exactly what goes on. Some of the kids are worried about the move. Will they get lost on their first day? Will they be able to make new friends? And what will it be like being filmed?

Inside the Animal Mind - Just how smart are dolphins? View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

United Kingdom, USA

Just how smart are dolphins? Can they tell their own reflection apart from another dolphin? Here we see examples of "self-directed" behaviors that answer this question.

The 'Mobile Music Box' - lifting spirits in New Orleans during coronavirus

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

USA

In New Orleans, a city that has been hit very hard by the coronavirus, musician Anna Roznowska and pedicab driver Sarah Grant have teamed up for a mobile performance project. Together, they drive through the city’s empty streets with Anna playing the violin, lifting the spirits of people stuck at home. "People are very hungry for music," said Roznowska.

Inside the Animal Mind - Are Crows the Ultimate Problem Solvers? View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

United Kingdom

We all know that crows are smarter than the average bird, but will 007 be able to solve the complex puzzle and retrieve his reward?

Sigrid - The New Normal - Part 2 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Newbie Newbie

USA

Everyone should stay home as much as possible to keep the coronavirus from spreading, but sometimes we have to go out for essential errands. What are some items to have on hand when we go out? Sigrid talks about five of them.

Sigrid - The New Normal - Part 1 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Newbie Newbie

USA

For so many of us, life has changed radically. We've had to learn new habits because of the coronavirus pandemic. Here are some of the changes we are having to make.

Sigrid explains - Humpty Dumpty View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

USA

Nursery rhymes are for children. The rhyme about Humpty Dumpty, however, is so famous that it's been used in literary and cinematic contexts as well.

Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council - How honeyguide birds talk to people View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

United Kingdom

By following honeyguides, a species of bird, people in Africa are able to locate bees’ nests to harvest honey. Research now reveals that humans use special calls to solicit the help of honeyguides and that honeyguides actively recruit appropriate human partners. This relationship is a rare example of cooperation between humans and free-living animals.

Project Earth - California Unknown Beauty - Part 7 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

USA

Off the coast of California, an island of floating kelp provides refuge for fish in the open waters. The many small fish then attract larger species, including the ocean sunfish that seek relief from their parasites, and the predatory blue shark.

Project Earth - California Unknown Beauty - Part 6 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

USA

The harbor seals gather in a sheltered cove to give birth. But even hidden from predators, there is no guarantee of survival, and we witness the tragic death of one newborn that gets trapped in its amniotic sac. Within a few hours, the pups that survive the birth are already into the waves, getting to know their new watery world.

Project Earth - California Unknown Beauty - Part 5 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

USA

Life can be hard in the Californian desert, but many plants and animals are adapted to survive the hot, dry conditions. Jackrabbits, owls, hummingbirds, and the green stick tree all thrive in this harsh climate as they wait for the rare blessing of rain.

Project Earth - California Unknown Beauty - Part 4 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

USA

Alive since ancient times, the giant sequoia trees stand colossal and majestic. Deep in the valley, a pair of coyote hunt in the winter snow, while in the Mojave Desert, Joshua trees and cactus plants have adapted to survive the searing heat.

16x9 - Cool Runnings - Truth Behind Original Jamaican Bobsled Team - Part 2 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Jamaica, USA

Decades later, the events of the nineteen eighty-eight Winter Olympics seem harder and harder to believe, even to the men at the heart of the original Jamaican Bobsled team. But it really did happen, and the proof is in the strong sporting and commercial legacy they leave for the next generations.

16x9 - Cool Runnings - Truth Behind Original Jamaican Bobsled Team - Part 1 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Canada, Jamaica, USA

Brothers Dudley and Chris had the honor of being part of the first ever Jamaican bobsled team, competing at the nineteen eighty-eight Winter Olympics. We hear the true story of how this unlikely team came into existence, and how Chris went from being a spectator to an Olympic competitor with less than a week’s training.

Project Earth - California Unknown Beauty - Part 3 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

USA

Every fall, the monarch butterflies migrate back to their breeding grounds in California. These fascinating and stunningly beautiful creatures weigh only a gram, yet travel extraordinary distances to complete their lifecycle. In the early spring, deep in the Yosemite valley, the sun warms the wet ground, forming clouds of misty fog.

Great Pacific Garbage Patch - The Ocean Cleanup Technology View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

USA

The Ocean Cleanup is a Netherlands-based, non-government environmental engineering organization that develops technology to extract plastic pollution from the oceans. They have developed a "passive" cleanup system that takes advantage of the natural oceanic forces of wind, water, and currents.

Project Earth - California Unknown Beauty - Part 2 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

USA

Kelp is a fascinating plant. What we see on the surface has little in common with what's actually there. Californian harbor seals are mammals but they do a lot of hunting underwater.

Project Earth - California Unknown Beauty - Part 1 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

USA

Everyone's heard of California, but this documentary showcases the state's natural beauty and wildlife. It has a fascinating range of geographical features and is home to many unique species of animals.

Sigrid - Pumpkin Season - Part 3 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

USA

Sigrid finishes carving her pumpkin and places the candle inside so we can see the final effect of the jack o' lantern. Happy Halloween!

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