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How Do Things Work? Time Part 1

Time is an intangible thing that is difficult to measure. This little video talks about the different tools used to measure time in history.

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difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate
China

How Do Things Work? Time Part 2

Time is an intangible thing that is difficult to measure. This little video talks about the different tools used to measure time in history.

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difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate
China

Traditional Chinese Medicine Acupuncture Part 1

Learn about the history of acupuncture in China and the people whose discoveries and work were integral in advancing the field.

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difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate
China

Traditional Chinese Medicine Acupuncture Part 2

In ancient times, meridian networks and acupoints were used to treat illness, but researchers are only beginning to understand the effectiveness of these in diagnosing illness and examining the body.

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difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate
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Traditional Chinese Medicine Acupuncture Part 3

Medical discoveries in the U.S. and France sparked further study by China into the correlation between acupoints in the ear and the treatment of disease.

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difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate
China

Traditional Chinese Medicine Acupuncture Part 4

After many years of research, acupuncture has now become an effective tool for healing all kinds of ailments.

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difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate
China

The Curse of the Pharaohs Truth, Myth or Microbiology? Part 1

Superstitious people might have you believe that disturbing a pharaoh's tomb will curse you to die. But, is there a scientific explanation behind this phenomenon?

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difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate
China

The Curse of the Pharaohs Truth, Myth or Microbiology? Part 2

What caused a Spanish tourist to pass out in the Great Pyramid? Could it be the Curse of the Pharaohs?

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difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate
China

The Curse of the Pharaohs Truth, Myth or Microbiology? Part 3

People first started believing in the Curse of the Pharaohs when British Egyptologists found Tutankhamen's tomb in the 1920s and Lord Carnarvon died mysteriously shortly thereafter. What's the scientific explanation for his untimely demise?

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difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate
China

The Curse of the Pharaohs Truth, Myth or Microbiology? Part 4

The Curse of the Pharaohs has apparently even struck people who have never entered the Egyptian tombs and was cited as the reason for the sinking of the Titanic.

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difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate
China

The Curse of the Pharaohs Truth, Myth or Microbiology? Part 5

None of the explanations behind the Curse of the Pharaohs have been definitively proven as not everyone who has entered the tomb has succumbed to its fate. What are we to believe?

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difficulty - Beginner Beginner
China

Heritage Chinese drum culture Part 1

"Heritage" sees its greatest number of participants in a single performance.

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difficulty - Beginner Beginner
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Heritage Chinese drum culture Part 2

Performers recall the day of a spectacular performance at the opening ceremony of the 2008 Olympics.

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difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate
China

Heritage Chinese drum culture Part 3

Should there be individuality in a traditional group performance?

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difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate
China

Heritage Chinese drum culture Part 4

Things get heated as the group versus individuality debate continues.

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difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate
China

Heritage Chinese drum culture Part 5

Every role is important, no matter how small.

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difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate
China

Heritage Chinese drum culture Part 6

For the first time, these young performers are getting the attention they deserve.

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difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate
China

Heritage Chinese drum culture Part 7

These drum performers have brought to the "Heritage" stage the traditions of China's villagers.

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difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate
China

Commercials Pepsi's Viral Year of the Monkey Video Part 1

Four generations of the Zhang family have played monkey kings.

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difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate
China

Commercials Pepsi's Viral Year of the Monkey Video Part 2

Liu Xiao Ling Tong prepares for the role of his lifetime.

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difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate
China

Commercials Pepsi's Viral Year of the Monkey Video Part 4

This Spring Festival season, Pepsi brings happiness home.

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difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate
China

Commercials Chinese Spring Couplets Part 1

It is a Chinese tradition to put up a blessing as a decoration in the home during the Chinese New Year. This is quite similar to saying grace before eating Christmas dinner.

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China

Commercials Chinese Spring Couplets Part 2

While we use Christmas trees and stockings to decorate during Christmas, let's see what kind of decorations the Chinese use for their New Year's celebration.

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