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Google - Year In Search 2016
From YouTube, produced by Google
See what the world searched for in 2016. M|usic: Grace VanderWaal - Light The Sky (02:01)
January 19, 2017 at 06:45 PM
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These Are the Events That Will Happen Before 2050
From YouTube, produced by RealLifeLore
What do you think will happen within the next 30 years? Music is by Brandon Maahs. (09:23)
September 23, 2017 at 11:17 AM
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CNN: Inside the Supreme Court
From YouTube, produced by CNN
Kate Bolduan takes a rare peek at what lies behind the walls of the Supreme Court. (04:06)
July 10, 2018 at 06:10 PM
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Ages: 15 - 18
Inside the FedEx Hub: How Packages Arrive at Your Door
From YouTube, produced by VOA News
Several hundred private cargo planes in the United States deliver millions of packages per year. The FedEx super-hub in Memphis, Tennessee works around the clock to get parcels delivered to customers and hopefully - on time. VOA's Lesia Bakalets trav... [more]
August 14, 2019 at 08:26 PM
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Ages: 6 - 14
Schoolhouse Rock - ''The Great American Melting Pot''
From YouTube, produced by Schoolhouse Rock
Music and lyrics by Lynn Ahrens. Vocals by Lori Lieberman. ABC-TV, 1977 It's interesting to watch this video in light of modern debates on immigration and cultural assimilation. (03:21)
February 21, 2017 at 06:53 PM
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Global Trends (Interactive Trends)
From, produced by WGBH Educational Foundation
All of Earth's living things depend on healthy, life-sustaining ecosystems for their survival. But continued human population growth, combined with the planet's limited supply of natural resources, might generate disastrous consequences for our share... [more]
May 6, 2012 at 04:59 PM
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The Refugee Crisis Explained
From YouTube, produced by vlogbrothers
In which John Green discusses the Syrian refugee crisis and the growing number of refugees from Syria, Afghanistan, and Eritrea crossing the sea with the help of smugglers to seek refuge in European Union nations. (09:20)
November 23, 2015 at 04:27 PM
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10 Companies That Ripped You Off
From YouTube, produced by Alltime10s
Have you ever sat and wondered if you're paying too much for something? We've all felt like we're being conned, but here are some examples when you genuinely may have been. (10:47)
February 24, 2019 at 07:24 PM
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Ages: 3 - 7
Top 10 Kids TV Shows. News, Literature, and Entertainment.
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More Tea @ Sea -Top 10 Books! Shel Silverstein! Events in Southern California! Kids falling asleep while eating! #kidsinthearts! The Wizard of Oz! (06:41)
June 18, 2017 at 12:35 PM
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Universal Basic Income Explained – Free Money for Everybody?
From YouTube, produced by Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell
What is UBI? How would free money change our lives? (10:05)
December 2, 2018 at 03:32 PM
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