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Living Off-Grid Like a Hobbit


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Introduction: When you’re living off grid like a Hobbit, people are going to want to take a trip to the Shire to see how you’re doing. And who doesn’t love a Hobbit? Lord of the Rings was filmed in New Zealand but one man has brought the idea of Hobbit homes to the UK, though … Continue reading Living Off-Grid Like a Hobbit

Edible Drones Could Keep Disaster Survivors in Remote Areas Alive


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Introduction: Edible drones! It’s what’s for dinner. Researchers have developed a new kind of drone that makes use of edible materials and can be sent to help vicitms trapped inside of disaster areas. Watch the video and then do the accompanying English language exercises below. The news is a consistent and endless source of entertainment, … Continue reading Edible Drones Could Keep Disaster Survivors in Remote Areas Alive

Lab-Grown Blood Given in World-First Clinical Trial


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Introduction: For the first time in history lab-grown blood has been given to patients in a clinical trial. This blood is expected to be used to help doctors treat rare blood disorders in patients that require blood transfusions. Watch the video and then do the accompanying English language exercises below. The news is a consistent … Continue reading Lab-Grown Blood Given in World-First Clinical Trial