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Alison Teal & Orca365 - A Plague of Plastic in Indonesia

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

USA

Orca365 combines exciting travel opportunities and breathtaking remote communities to help make a difference. Their trips offer a unique mix of full-on action-packed itineraries with the ability to give back and be involved in the communities one visits.

All Hands - Volunteers Appeal Video

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

USA

All Hands Volunteers is a US-based, non-profit organization that provides hands-on assistance to survivors of natural disasters around the world with maximum impact and minimum bureaucracy. Their mission is to enable volunteers to provide assistance to communities affected by natural disasters.

BBC Planet Wild - Alien Animals - Part 1 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

United Kingdom

People are increasingly interested in seeing animals in natural settings, so traditional jail-like zoos are giving way to open-plan zoos, and to eco-tourism.

BBC Planet Wild - Alien Animals - Part 2 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

United Kingdom

Barbary macaques are among the most popular tourist attractions in Gibraltar. The apes have a taste for junk food, which enables tourists to see them up close and allows scientists to easily capture them for research.

BBC Planet Wild - Alien Animals - Part 3 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

United Kingdom

We leave the macaques in Gibraltar to travel to the Galapagos Islands to learn about marine and land iguanas.

BBC Planet Wild - Alien Animals - Part 4 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

United Kingdom

The segment focuses on the alien striped iguanas of the Galapagos Islands, albinism in a variety of animals, and the peppered moth.

BBC Planet Wild - Alien Animals - Part 5 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Australia, United Kingdom

The last segment focuses on Australia. We visit the Warrawong Earth Sanctuary, where there are breeding programs to reintroduce such indigenous animals as bandicoots and quolls, creatures that came close to extinction.

Brexit - David Cameron resigns as UK votes to leave

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

United Kingdom

Prime Minister David Cameron will step down by October after the UK voted to leave the European Union. Mr. Cameron made the announcement in a statement outside Downing Street, in which he said he will attempt to "steady the ship" over the coming weeks and months, but that "fresh leadership" is needed.

European Space Agency, ESA - Happy new year from space View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Newbie Newbie

United Kingdom

Happy New Year to everybody on our beautiful planet Earth from the International Space Station!

Morgan Freeman - The Power of Words

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

USA

This video is a Webby Award winner. Amnesty International supporters have used the power of words to demand freedom and justice for countless human rights defenders around the world. Our words are proof that when you stand up for human rights, you never stand alone.

Movie Trailers - Mdantsane Another African Story View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

South Africa

We proudly present the trailer to the movie Mdantsane – Another African Story. After Soweto, Mdantsane is the second biggest township in South Africa. Up until now, little has been known about it and few reports have covered it in the news. Enjoy this very personal, intense and in depth documentary about the Mdantsane township and its people. A LordAxHooper
& Chocolat Negro Production

Soccer World Cup - Australia View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Australia

How football arrived in Australia and the state of the game heading into the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™.

The British Monarchy - Global Sustainability - Part 1 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

United Kingdom

A film about the global sustainability work of The Prince's Charities, founded by HRH The Prince of Wales.

The British Monarchy - Global Sustainability - Part 2 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

United Kingdom

The Prince of Wales' Accounting for Sustainablity project is offering two concrete intervention options for companies and their policies, which lead not only to tangible profits, but also help to reduce the supply chains.

The British Monarchy - Unite for wildlife - Part 1 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

United Kingdom

The Prince of Wales and The Duke of Cambridge talk about the unprecedented levels of killing of endangered species like elephants, which are killed at a rate of 100 per day. They also highlight the grave threat the illegal wildlife trade poses to the economic and political stability in many areas around the world and make a plea for the public to support those organisations that are working to put an end to the trade.

The British Monarchy - Unite for wildlife - Part 2 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

United Kingdom

In this second half, The Prince of Wales and The Duke of Cambridge follow up by sharing some of the things that are being done to combat the wildlife trade and encouraging the listener to take action. They end by speaking the phrase "Let's unite for wildlife" in Vietnamese, Mandarin, Swahili, Spanish, Arabic and English.

The History and Future of Everything - Time - Part 1 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

USA

Time makes sense in small pieces. But when you look at huge stretches of time, it’s almost impossible to wrap your head around things. So KURZGESAGT teamed up with the awesome blog WAITBUTWHY and made this video to help you put things in perspective!

The History and Future of Everything - Time - Part 2 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

USA

Did you know that the T-Rex dinosaur is closer to us in time than to its distant ancestor, the Stegosaurus? Watch this amazing video for the fastest history of the universe ever told!
This video has been a collaboration of KURZGESAGT & WAITBUTWHY!

The History of English - Global English View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

United Kingdom

Hindi-English, Chinese-English, and Singaporean-English are discussed and we're introduced to some fun words, such as “badmash” (noun, a bad person in Hinglish) or “chope” (verb, to set aside a place in a fast food restaurant by setting down an object like a hankie or magazine in Singlish).

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