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This Earth That We Have Is Precious Beyond Measure

This Earth That We Have Is Precious Beyond Measure | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
3 minutes | Powerful short video remix. Graham Hancock and Joe Rogan discuss our current situation on the planet.
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Here Is A Challenging Bucket of Water

Here Is A Challenging Bucket of Water | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
6 minutes | Watch this beautifully filmed message from Charity Water. The videography is brilliant and the message is very powerful. We are so humbled by these amazing women for all that they do to bring...
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These Mysterious Underwater Sculptures Are Hauntingly Beautiful

These Mysterious Underwater Sculptures Are Hauntingly Beautiful | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
A sculptor creates underwater living installations, offering viewers mysterious, ephemeral encounters and fleeting glimmers of another world where art develops from the effects of nature on the efforts of man.
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It's Weird That A Kid Could Be So Right About Something That Adults Still Get So, So Wrong

It's Weird That A Kid Could Be So Right About Something That Adults Still Get So, So Wrong | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
Things that matter. Pass 'em on.
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Coral reefs can communicate with fish, and many of them are crying for help

Coral reefs can communicate with fish, and many of them are crying for help | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
With corals in trouble around the world, researchers are examining the role of smell in telling fish to come to a healthy reef or stay away. That may help scientists find ways to manipulate the smells to help damaged reefs recover.
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20 Gentle Quotations from Mister Rogers

20 Gentle Quotations from Mister Rogers | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
In times of tragedy, we look to teachers for guidance and hope. I can think of no better teacher than Fred McFeely Rogers, better known to us as Mister Rogers--our friendly neighbor--for his gentle wisdom on children, humility, grief, and the specialness of every person. Many of these quotations are collected in the posthumous volume The World According to Mister Rogers, though they come from various sources, including his many television appearances.1. On Heroes Without Capes"When I was very
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Video Shows How Stunningly Beautiful Machu Picchu is in Beautiful 4K Detail

Video Shows How Stunningly Beautiful Machu Picchu is in Beautiful 4K Detail | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
You can probably walk every inch of the Earth and not find a place that's as mysteriously majestic as Machu…
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The Ecocity Visions of Richard Register. Or: How to Retrofit Your Downtown for True Sustainability

The Ecocity Visions of Richard Register. Or: How to Retrofit Your Downtown for True Sustainability | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
For those of you who are curious exactly how Richard Register's ideas would work in practice, here's what it could look like if Americans ever decided to retrofit their downtowns for true...
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The Mystery Behind Marc Giai-Miniet’s Cinematic Dioramas

The Mystery Behind Marc Giai-Miniet’s Cinematic Dioramas | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
French artist Marc Giai-Miniet has been creating for over 50 years, and over that time has accumulated a variety of titles from hobbyist, painter, printmaker, draftsman, and a "pipe puller" of ...
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Inside the eerie workshop at the Doll Hospital

Inside the eerie workshop at the Doll Hospital | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
The Doll hospital in Sydney, which opened its doors more than 100 years ago, has restored some of the most precious and well-loved Australia and New Zealand toys.
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Pharrell's 'Happy' In Sign Language Is Better Than The Original. This Will Put You In a Great Mood!

Pharrell's 'Happy' In Sign Language Is Better Than The Original.  This Will Put You In a Great Mood! | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
Pharrell's 'Happy' In Sign Language Is Better Than The Original. This Will Put You In a Great Mood! Please SHARE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H3KSKS3TTbc  
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Google's Knowledge Vault already contains 1.6 billion facts (Science Alert)

Google's Knowledge Vault already contains 1.6 billion facts (Science Alert) | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
The automated fact-harvesting bot will build up a collection of all human knowledge.
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5 Ways Video Conferencing Is Bringing Exciting Collaborative Interaction To Teaching and Learning

5 Ways Video Conferencing Is Bringing Exciting Collaborative Interaction To Teaching and Learning | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
Open up Your Classroom to the World With Video Conferencing Many of us are familiar with the use of computers, iPads, Smart Boards, and other technological
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The Hit Ebola Dance Track That Could Save Lives

The Hit Ebola Dance Track That Could Save Lives | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
Back in May, when news of Ebola's latest outbreak was virtually unknown in the West, two music producers in Liberia were already working on spreading awareness about the virus. Samuel "Shadow" Morgan and Edwin "D-12" Tweh, who mad...
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Children With Autism Have Extra Synapses In Their Brains | IFLScience

Children With Autism Have Extra Synapses In Their Brains | IFLScience | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) affects about 1 in 68 children born in the United States. In an effort to find out why, a group of researchers led by David Sulzer at Columbia University Medical Center examined the synapses in the brains of children with autism. They discovered that during childhood, children with autism do not undergo regular synaptic pruning, resulting in having an excess. This also identified a potential conversion of genetic targets that could be used to create a new treatment for ASD.
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I Can't Believe What Some People Used To Do With Babies. This Is Crazy To See.

I Can't Believe What Some People Used To Do With Babies. This Is Crazy To See. | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
Here is the evolution of baby strollers from even before when the idea was patented.
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50 years of the computer language BASIC - O Say Can You See?

50 years of the computer language BASIC - O Say Can You See? | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
Fifty years ago, mathematicians John Kemeny and Thomas Kurtz of Dartmouth College in New Hampshire introduced BASIC, a new language for programming computers. The name stands for Beginner's All-purpose Symbolic Instruction Code.
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25 Of The Most Creative Sculptures And Statues From Around The World

25 Of The Most Creative Sculptures And Statues From Around The World | IELTS, ESP and CALL | Scoop.it
Every city that you visit has its own unique sculptures and statues, but some really make you look twice—and then…
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