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In Chinese - Festival Food

Level Newbie

China

To celebrate the Mid-Autumn festival, people eat moon cakes. How do you say it in Chinese?

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...

Kolkhorst - Interview

Level Intermediate

Germany

German solo artist Kai-Uwe Kolkhorst reveals his reasons for happily doing a one-man show on stage. He also talks a little bit about his musical past.

Dissolve inc. - Generic Brand Video

Level Intermediate

USA

Kendra Eash wrote a poem entitled “This Is a Generic Brand Video” and the folks at Dissolve then made a video from it. Ever get the feeling you've been ripped off? Welcome to Madison Avenue, and...

Sebastian Vettel - Weltmeisterparty

Level Intermediate

Germany

Youngest Formula One world champion Sebastian Vettel returns to his hometown, Heppenheim, just days after his victory in Abu Dhabi....

Watt’s In - Stromae : Papaoutai Interview Exclu

Level Adv-Intermediate

Belgium

Singer-songwriter Stromae walks us through his personal creative process and the many choices he has to make to create his beautiful songs, such as the one you will hear in the background called...

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