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Spanish INTRO - Karola

Level Beginner

Spain

What in the world is Yabla? Karola explains it to you, and all in in under two and a half minutes! Don’t worry if you don’t speak Spanish, it’s all subtitled and captioned, with plenty of...

English Intro - Maggie

Level Beginner

USA

Maggie explains how Yabla English works, and describes some special features of the Yabla Player.

Nature Preservation - The Gulf Stream & Climate Change

Level Intermediate

USA

Learn about the role of the sea in global warming. The global conveyer belt is part of the large-scale ocean circulation that is driven by differences in the density of the ocean waters. It...

Nature Preservation - The Making of Sharkwater

Level Intermediate

USA

Sharkwater is a documentary about man’s relationship with sharks and about a journey, undertaken by Rob Stewart, in order to explore the...

peta2 Interviews - Vegan Surfer Tia Blanco

Level Intermediate

USA

peta2: At only 16 years old, Tia Blanco is already one of the top women surfers in the world. Learn how her vegan diet has helped Tia surf her...

Rockfabrik-Open-Air - Demon's-Eye-Interview

Level Intermediate

Germany

Bandleader and drummer Andree Schneider explains in this interview why the band Demon's Eye has become so successful.

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  • Subtitles

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