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Pinyin - Shu and Xu

Level Newbie

China

There are some confusing Chinese words which are difficult for language learners to distinguish. Watch and find out how to pronounce "Shu" and "Xu."

The History and Future of Everything - Time

Level 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!
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Frisbee - Karlsruher Weihnachtsturnier

Level Intermediate

Germany, Switzerland

In part two of this series, Yabla star reporter Diane is live and in person at the Christmas Cup Frisbee Championships in Karlsruhe. Diane interviews several players and we get some great shots...

Charles Moore - Sailing the Great Pacific Garbage Patch

Level Intermediate

United Kingdom

Capt. Charles Moore of the Algalita Marine Research Foundation was the first to discover the Great Pacific Garbage Patch -- an endless floating mass of plastic trash and debris. In this...

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 1

Level Intermediate

Colombia

Toda la vida ("All My Life") is the soundtrack which opens the Colombian version of the American hit series "The Wonder Years." The song is a cover of a hit Italian song,Tutta La...

DIVA-Verleihung - Schauspieler des Jahres

Level Adv-Intermediate

Germany

At the 2009 annual German Entertainment Awards, Tomas Kretschmann is awarded the DIVA for Best Actor for his...

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