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Erfindung aus Japan - Der verkehrte Regenschirm

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

The wheel may not need reinventing, but a Japanese designer has made a very good argument for the umbrella. Not only is it designed not to get ruined in a strong wind, but it has a few other neat features too! (video copyright dpa)

Märchen - Sagenhaft - Die kleine Meerjungfrau View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

Poor, poor Little Mermaid! Most fairytales have happy endings, but Hans Christian Andersen decided to dash this fishy princess on the rocks... wonderfully animated and narrated by Bastian Pastewka, enjoy!

Schach - mit Jenny - Part 2 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Germany

In Part II of this video, Yabla star reporter Jenny gives us further instructions how to play chess, going into detail on the rules of castling and the meaning of a stalemate. Viel Spaß beim Lernen!

Schüler lernen Nachhaltigkeit - Bildungsinitiative gestartet

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

Does this sound familiar? The lights are all on, the computer is running and next it the radio is blaring, the heating is on full and the window is wide open. It's your kid's room, and he isn't even home! Hessian Environmental Minister Priska Hinz is trying to change all of that with sustainability projects in the classroom.

Nena - Irgendwie, irgendwo, irgendwann View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Germany

Nena was an icon of the 1980s German New Wave, but she is still active today and has lost none of her youthful energy! Check out this classic video from 1984. Kopfhörer aufsetzen, Musik aufdrehen!

Fahrrad - Frühjahrs-Check

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

It is getting warm again outside and it's time to get out your bicycle! But before you hit the road, you may want to make some safety checks, outlined in this video, to avoid any nasty surprises! (video copyright dpa)

Piggeldy und Frederick - Schnell View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Germany

Today Piggeldy has an important realization as he learns what "fast" and "slow" mean. Also available as an app.

Helge Schneider - Im Wendekreis der Eidechse View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

Helge Schneider is not only funny, but a very talented musician. And that's not all: he shoots films too! (video copyright dpa)

Schach - mit Jenny - Part 1 View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Germany

Yabla star reporter Jenny gives us the basics on how to play chess, which may be of special interest if you know the game a bit, in that many German chess pieces have quite different names than their English counterparts. Viel Spaß beim Lernen!

Poledance - Und Tabledance

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

Author and ex-stripper Funny van Money feels more comfortable naked than with clothes on, but don't think just because she was a table dancer that she's no expert on feminist semiotics! The sporty and intellectual side of this possible future Olympic sport. (video copyright dpa)

Rhein-Main-TV aktuell - Erneut Streik am Frankfurter Flughafen View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

The security personnel at Frankfurt Airport had already gone on strike in February 2014 and brought the airport to a standstill. Now it is the second round, as the ground crew unions go into negotiations with the airlines. Luckily the airlines were better prepared for this latest spate of cancellations.

Märchen - Sagenhaft - Die drei Brüder View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

The old folk tale "The Three Brothers" is about the meaning of work and family, as well as the treasures that are to be found in the soil. From the series Legendary: Tales from Around the World.

Fußball-Weltmeisterschaft - Exklusiv-Interview mit Joseph Blatter View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Switzerland Swiss German

There is no place for the failure of the World Cup in the mind of Joseph Blatter. Unfinished stadiums and possible mass demonstrations are no problem for the FIFA president. He is certain that the World Cup will be a success, but that the European teams will have a tough time getting to the final match! (video copyright dpa)

Judith Holofernes - Ein leichtes Schwert View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Germany

From the ruins in Görlitzer Park to the Weihnachtsmarkt at Alexanderplatz, from riding horseback in the S-Bahn station at Treptower Park to jousting with the Britzer Windmill, Judith Holofernes gives us a tour as the foam-clad Don Quixote of Berlin in this wonderful music video. Kopfhörer aufsetzen, Musik aufdrehen!

Berlin - Die beste Auswahl an Hamburgern View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

This video may seem to be directed purely at meat eaters, Kopps Restaurant and Grill takes it all the way to vegan! Secret tip: even Hamburger Heaven on Graefestr. in Berlin-Kreuzberg has delicious veggie burgers in addition to their free-range and organic beef. Guten Appetit! (video copyright dpa)

Piggeldy und Frederick - Haus View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Germany

Today curious Piggeldy is at again, plying his brother with questions! This time he wants to know what a house is and what some of its odd looking features are. And in the course of their conversation, it occurs to him, that there is something that he'd really like to do, at least once in his life! Viel Spaß beim Deutschlernen!
Also available as an app.

Märchen - Sagenhaft - Die Bremer Stadtmusikanten View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany High German North German

This is the classic tale of rural musicians who go to the city to "make it big," only to frighten off some robbers and settle in the country instead. Okay, it is not that story, but this tale has become a symbol of the city of Bremen, despite the fact that they never actually made it there! Viel Spaß beim Lernen!

Berlins Regierender Bürgermeister - Pläne für 2014

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Germany

Berlin's reigning mayor Klaus Wowereit is the longest reigning head of government in Germany. In this exclusive interview, he discusses the construction debacle of the new Berlin Airport and his plans for introducing social housing to Tempelhof Field. (video copyright dpa)

Flirt-Coach-Serie - Die richtige Körpersprache View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

Crossed arms or slumped shoulders will get you nowhere when it comes to flirting. Watch this video to learn about the best body language for communicating with that special someone! (video copyright dpa)

Naturschützer - Frösche und Molche

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Germany

Creepy crawlies! These slimy little frogs and newts may seem pretty disgusting when you see a plastic bucket full of them, but they are very important in the balance of nature and are endangered species. The NABU (Nature and Biodiversity Conservation Union) in Hessia shows us how they saved thousands of the creatures from certain destruction from a pending construction project. (video copyright dpa)