Atividades ESL Livres

How Abraham Lincoln Came to Power

Abraham Lincoln (February 12, 1809 – April 15, 1865) was an American lawyer and statesman who served as the 16th president of the United States from 1861 until his assassination in 1865. Lincoln led...

RSA ANIMATE: Language as a Window into Human Nature

In this new RSA Animate, renowned experimental psychologist Steven Pinker shows us how the mind turns the finite building blocks of language into infinite meanings. Steven Arthur Pinker (born September 18,...

How Michelin Inspectors Stay Secret

The Michelin Guides are a series of guide books published by the French tire company Michelin for more than a century. The Guide awards up to three Michelin stars for excellence to a select few establishments....

Is Mycelium Fungus the Plastic of the Future?

Plastic changed the course of manufacturing forever but came at a cost. Mycelium technology might be the solution and the next big boom. It is a plastic-like replacement with so...

How was England formed?

The existence of England is one that is often taken for granted and looked at far too scarcely. This may be due to the overshadowing history of the development of...

The World’s Largest Floating Solar Farm

Roughly 150km south of Shanghai a gigantic civil engineering experiment is underway that’s causing international ripples in more ways than one. Potentially capable of providing 50% of the world’s ongoing...

Video SparkNotes: Orwell’s 1984 Summary

Check out George Orwell’s 1984 Video SparkNote: Quick and easy 1984 synopsis, analysis, and discussion of major characters and themes in the novel. Nineteen Eighty-Four, often referred to as 1984, is...

Survivorman | Grenada Island | Les Stroud

Les journeys to an active volcano chain found in the Grenadine Islands deep in the heart of the Caribbean Sea. Stranding himself on an uninhabited island called Frigate, Les is...

Olympia: Exploring the Origins of the Olympics

Olympia, is a small town in Elis on the Peloponnese peninsula in Greece, famous for the nearby archaeological site of the same name, which was a major Panhellenic religious sanctuary of ancient Greece, where the ancient Olympic Games were held...