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Katie Melua - Nine Million Bicycles

Level Beginner

Northern Ireland

Listen to this catchy and very well-known tune “Nine Million Bicycles” by British singer Katie Melua.

Greenpeace Australia Pacific - Eyes On The Reef

Level Intermediate

Australia

The Great Barrier Reef is the world's largest coral reef system and one of the most diverse and rich ecosystems on the planet. It is now in great danger, as the Australian and Queensland...

Jack Johnson - Love your Coast

Level Intermediate

USA

Interview by Sustainable Coastlines for Love your Coast: a collaborative ongoing project aimed at protecting and regenerating coastlines. Footage taken in Hawaii by Jack Johnson and his team in...

Why Arctic sea ice - melting matters

Level Intermediate

United Kingdom

Arctic sea ice is a key component of our global climate system. Scientists have observed that our polar ice is melting at an alarming rate. Dire consequences may ensue for man, beast and our...

Strothoff International School - Imagefilm

Level Adv-Intermediate

Germany

Promotional video for the Strothoff International School Rhein-Main in Dreieich, outlining the school’s international...

Shanghai Life - Buying Pets

Level Adv-Intermediate

China

China is full of pet markets. In this video, see one for yourself—and learn a little about the linguistic and cultural aspects of fish, insects, and bunnies.

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