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Nationalpark Hohe Tauern - Die Rückkehr des Bartgeiers

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Austria Austrian

After being eradicated in around 1900, the bearded vulture is once again soaring through the Alps! Here, you’ll see shots of them making their home in Austria’s spectacular Hohe Tauern National Park.

Die letzten Paradiese - Schätze der Natur: Südtirol - Part 10 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany High German

The Almabtrieb is complete – and now it’s time to celebrate! The alpine season comes to an end, and with it this series about the natural paradise of South Tyrol, which bids us farewell with a breathtaking sunset.

Die letzten Paradiese - Schätze der Natur: Südtirol - Part 9 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany High German

Late autumn is a busy time in the mountains — and a time of change. The grazing cattle must be driven back to the valley. But if there is a violent and unexpected onset of winter, it can be life-threatening for humans and animals alike...

Die letzten Paradiese - Schätze der Natur: Südtirol - Part 8 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany High German

Tourists love romantic mountain worlds, such as those that can be found at Rieserferner-Ahrn Nature Park — but for the alpine dairymen who cultivate the pastures, life in the mountains is hard work.

Für Tierfreunde - Przewalski-Wildpferde - Part 2 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Germany High German

For several years now, a small herd of wild Przewalski horses – named for Russian explorer Colonel Przewalski – has been grazing in Hanau near Frankfurt am Main. They are considered the last living subspecies of the wild horse.

Die letzten Paradiese - Schätze der Natur: Südtirol - Part 7 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany High German

The Dolomites are a magnificent mountain range in northeastern Italy. They hold a wealth of treasures: the remains of 120,000-year-old cave bears, cairns initiated by shepherds from the Bronze Age, and local lore featuring marmots.

Die letzten Paradiese - Schätze der Natur: Südtirol - Part 6 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany High German

In this segment, we visit the Völser Weiher lake, a popular retreat for humans and animals alike. Daredevil types are more attracted to the high mountains, where tens of thousands of them climb among the abundant flora and fauna.

Die letzten Paradiese - Schätze der Natur: Südtirol - Part 5 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany High German

The Ladins live in traditional settlements in South Tyrol. While their unique religious customs are still practiced throughout the region, mass tourism and intensive agriculture have changed the surrounding landscape.

Die letzten Paradiese - Schätze der Natur: Südtirol - Part 4 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany High German

From the Texel Group to the Scandinavia-like areas with the magnificent Spronser Lakes, we continue to the Riesenferner-Ahrn Nature Park. Here, too, ice and snow have helped shape the landscape, sometimes creating mysterious sculptures.

Die letzten Paradiese - Schätze der Natur: Südtirol - Part 3 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany High German

The Texel Group Nature Park in South Tyrol is a region of contrasts. Here, we get to know some of this diverse area’s flora and fauna, including owls, houseleek, steppe vegetation, and emerald lizards.

Die letzten Paradiese - Schätze der Natur: Südtirol - Part 2 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany High German

The change from winter to spring in the Alps presents challenges for the local animal species. When the snow starts to melt, the water that is released flows with such great force that it can loosen boulders. But once spring has arrived, grouses, squirrels, black woodpeckers, and more begin their courtship displays and get to work building nests and burrows.

Die letzten Paradiese - Schätze der Natur: Südtirol - Part 1 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany High German

South Tyrol, the northernmost province of Italy, is known around the world for its beauty — and attracts countless visitors every year. Fascinating treasures are also hidden among the mountain ranges there, including the millennia-old mummy "Ötzi," also known as the Iceman.

Rheinmain im Blick - Hundeschwimmen View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany High German

After pool season is over for humans, Frankfurt’s outdoor Silobad allows dogs to stop by for a dip in the cool water. Whether they’re fetching their toys or barking from the sidelines, the dogs have the place all to themselves!

heute-show - Lutz van der Horst trifft auf Impfverweigerer View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Germany

As part of a segment for the heute-show, a late-night satirical TV program, presenter and comedian Lutz van der Horst visits an anti-vaxxer demonstration in Hamburg to find out why these parents do not want to have their children vaccinated against preventable diseases.

Nachbarn - Andrea aus Forbach

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

Andrea is a woman of German-French heritage who lives in Forbach, a French community very close to the border between France and Germany. Here, she takes us on a tour of this historically rich place, introducing us to some of the important monuments as well as remnants of the wars.

Ein Herz für Tiere - Fußpflege im Zoo View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Germany

In order for zoo animals to stay healthy, their skin, hooves, and horns need regular upkeep. In this video we visit Safariland Stukenbrock, where zookeepers care for elephants, rhinos, and bison – and develop special bonds with them through the grooming rituals. Copyright: Deutsche Presse Agentur [The German Press Agency]

Rheinmain im Blick - Mutmacher Rhaja Horst View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Germany High German

The Moria refugee camp, on the Greek island of Lesbos, is characterized by crowded tents, mountains of garbage, and inhumane and unsanitary conditions. In summer 2020, Rhaja Horst traveled there to devote her time and energy to helping the refugees. The 19-year-old student from Reckenroth, a municipality in the Rhein-Lahn district, spent eight weeks at Moria giving German lessons. She encourages other who are interested in helping out to join an NGO and go.

Die Raumsonde Rosetta - Das Leben mit einem Kometen View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany High German

Rosetta tells us about what she learned during her first year studying comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko — and Philae, asleep on the comet itself, finally wakes up from his hibernation!

Die Raumsonde Rosetta - Kometenlandung View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany High German

Rosetta and Philae were ready for their biggest challenge yet: Philae’s landing on comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. When Rosetta said goodbye to her lander and released it onto the comet's surface, the whole world watched in suspense to see what would happen next.

Rheinmain im Blick - Neue Frankfurter Altstadt ist endlich fertig View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Germany

Since 2011, an effort has been underway to reconstruct Frankfurt’s Old Town according to architectural models from the 16th to the 19th centuries. However, the new construction is about more than just attracting tourists: The changes are also delighting residents of the city, who are eager to sign up for tours.

Die Raumsonde Rosetta - Der Halleysche Komet View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany High German

Because they raise so many questions, celestial bodies have always fascinated humankind. Various probes — including Rosetta and her “little brother” Philae — have been sent into space to gather more information. This video presents the probes as courageous and curious figures in a whimsical fairy tale.

Deutsche Welle - Leben zwischen zwei Kulturen in Namibia - Part 2 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany High German

Zuma Katjiuonga, a member of the Himba tribe, tells his girlfriend — whom he lives with in the modern city of Windhoek, Namibia – that his family married him off to a cousin when he went back to see them for a visit. How does Zuma’s girlfriend feel about it?

Deutsche Welle - Leben zwischen zwei Kulturen in Namibia - Part 1 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Germany High German

Twenty-nine-year-old Zuma Katjiuonga lives a double life: In Windhoek, the capital of the former German colony of Namibia, he works as a lighting technician for a state television station. He leads a modern life and has been in a steady relationship for two years. But he also belongs to the nomadic Himba tribe and feels committed to this tradition.

Die Wunder dieser Welt - Zwei Löwen und ein verletzter Fuchs

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany High German

The lion is, without question, the king of the animal world: In Africa, there is no animal as majestic and graceful... or as dangerous! But when a pack of lions encounters an injured sandfox cub, a certain protective instinct kicks in – which is the basis of the true story depicted in this heartwarming video.

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