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This Awesome Video Takes you on a Tour Inside the Human Heart

This Awesome Video Takes you on a Tour Inside the Human Heart | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
Have you ever wondered what the inside of a beating human heart looks like? Well, wonder no more, as researchers have developed an impressive simulation of the human heart to model its movements.
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When Asked To Write About Their Grandparents, These 8-Year-Olds Had The Most Hilarious Responses

When Asked To Write About Their Grandparents, These 8-Year-Olds Had The Most Hilarious Responses | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
I love hearing the crazy things kids say.
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The Tech Boom of the 1880s

The Tech Boom of the 1880s | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
Vaclav Smil in IEEE Spectrum: According to the worshippers of the e-world, the late 20th century brought us an unprecedented number of profound inventions. But that is a categorical misunderstandin...
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22+ Historical Photos of Kids Show That Children Haven’t Changed Much

22+ Historical Photos of Kids Show That Children Haven’t Changed Much | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
Children in old photos show us the similarities and differences between their time and ours. The differences will make you reflect on what their lives must have been like; we might notice that children were dressed just like adults, and if maybe more was expected of them. But the similarities will bring a smile to your face: a smile that is mirrored on the faces of children at play, often with friends, a favorite toy, or a pet.
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The 10 Most Astonishing Cities in China

The 10 Most Astonishing Cities in China | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
From sprawling ghost cities to copies of European towns, here are 10 of China's most surprising and spectacular cities.
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Chinese terra cotta warriors had real, and very carefully made, weapons

Chinese terra cotta warriors had real, and very carefully made, weapons | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
The 7,000 soldiers buried with Qin Shi Huang in 210 B.C. were made of clay. But the bronze weapons the terra cotta army carried into the enormous tomb complex near Xi’an in western China were the r...
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Terra Cotta Soldiers on the March

Terra Cotta Soldiers on the March | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
A traveling exhibition of China's terra cotta warriors sheds new light on the ruler whose tomb they guarded
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English Facts: 26 Facts about English ←FACTSlides→

English Facts: 26 Facts about English ←FACTSlides→ | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
English Facts: did you know that... 1 billion people speak English. That's 1 in every 7 on earth?
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He came to our country when he was 9. He became a citizen when he was 16. Meet Claudius.

He came to our country when he was 9. He became a citizen when he was 16. Meet Claudius. | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
#PromotedPost "Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free."
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Universities don’t understand how international students learn

Universities don’t understand how international students learn | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
Current university strategies aren’t working and fail to take into consideration that international students aren’t a homogenous bunch
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30 Pictures That Will Make You Rethink Your Existence

30 Pictures That Will Make You Rethink Your Existence | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
Pictures below will make you reconsider your entire existence in the Universe. Sometimes we just need to stop and think about how tiny we humans are, mere
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There Are 7 Types of English Surnames — Which One Is Yours?

There Are 7 Types of English Surnames — Which One Is Yours? | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
Many of us have surnames passed down to us from ancestors in England. Last names weren’t widely used until after the Norman conquest in 1066, but as the country’s population grew, people found it necessary to be more specific when they were talking about somebody else. Thus arose descriptions like Thomas the Baker, Norman son… Read more
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English Facts: 26 Facts about English ←FACTSlides→

English Facts: 26 Facts about English ←FACTSlides→ | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
English Facts: did you know that... 1 billion people speak English. That's 1 in every 7 on earth?
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Listen: Bone Chilling Narration By Harrison Ford Speaking As The Ocean

Listen: Bone Chilling Narration By Harrison Ford Speaking As The Ocean | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
The video below, narrated by Harrison Ford, was put together by an organization called Conservation International. They focus on a wide range of topics related to ecosystems, biodiversity, and human well-being, all around the world. I did take a look at their board of directors, it’s a list of very wealthy and powerful people who definitely […]
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22+ Historical Photos of Kids Show That Children Haven’t Changed Much

22+ Historical Photos of Kids Show That Children Haven’t Changed Much | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
Children in old photos show us the similarities and differences between their time and ours. The differences will make you reflect on what their lives must have been like; we might notice that children were dressed just like adults, and if maybe more was expected of them. But the similarities will bring a smile to your face: a smile that is mirrored on the faces of children at play, often with friends, a favorite toy, or a pet.
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‘Hispanic Girls United’ Hashtag Smashes Ethnic Stereotypes

‘Hispanic Girls United’ Hashtag Smashes Ethnic Stereotypes | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
Women are taking to Twitter to turn the spotlight on what it means to be Latina in the United States.
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Symmetry, reality's riddle - Marcus du Sautoy

Symmetry, reality's riddle - Marcus du Sautoy | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
The world turns on symmetry -- from the spin of subatomic particles to the dizzying beauty of an arabesque. But there's more to it than meets the eye. Here, Oxford mathematician Marcus du Sautoy offers a glimpse of the invisible numbers that marry all symmetrical objects. Oxford's newest science ambassador Marcus du Sautoy is also author of The Times' Sexy Maths column. He'll take you footballing with prime numbers, whopping symmetry groups, higher dimensions and other brow-furrowers.
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Ears of Ancient Chinese Terra-Cotta Warriors Offer Clues to Their Creation

Ears of Ancient Chinese Terra-Cotta Warriors Offer Clues to Their Creation | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
Technology yields new insight into how a Chinese emperor created an army for eternity within his tomb.
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China's Terracotta Warriors ~ Full Episode | Secrets of the Dead | PBS

China's Terracotta Warriors ~ Full Episode | Secrets of the Dead | PBS | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
The life-sized terracotta warriors of China are known throughout the world. This clay army of 8,000 including infantry, archers, generals and cavalry was discovered by archaeologists in 1974 after farmers digging a well near the Chinese city of Xian unearthed pieces of clay sculpted in human form. An amazing archaeological find, the terracotta warriors date …
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The 10 Types of Expats (Reasons Why People Move Abroad)

The 10 Types of Expats (Reasons Why People Move Abroad) | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
Learn about the 10 types of expats - and the reasons they move abroad. Check out the infographic, then share what type of expat you are...
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WATCH: Your DNA Contributes To Humanity's Story

WATCH: Your DNA Contributes To Humanity's Story | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
Our human lineage is not actually linear. In fact, it's more of a branching tree, telling the story of our origins in Africa and our migrations throughout the world. National Geographic's not-for-prof
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Donald Trump said nasty things about Mexicans, so she said, 'Meet my dad.'

Donald Trump said nasty things about Mexicans, so she said, 'Meet my dad.' | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
Here's the face of undocumented immigrants that people like Donald Trump need to see.
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