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Plastic waste eaten by enzymes

Plastics can be difficult to recycle, could a recently discovered enzyme help? Neil and Beth discuss this and teach you some useful vocabulary.

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2024-02-29
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Feed your brain

Find a full transcript for this episode and more programmes to help you learn English at bbclearningenglish.com

2024-02-22
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Food for new mums

What do mothers eat after giving birth? Does it depend on which country you are from?

2024-02-15
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Fighting loneliness with soup

Neil and Beth discuss a project in the Netherlands for helping lonely people.

2024-02-08
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What is the future of work?

Should we be worried about our jobs disappearing? Or is the future positive?

2024-02-01
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How the language of menus matters

Could french menu terms be going out of fashion?

2024-01-25
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The psychology of greed

Is it ever OK to be greedy?

2024-01-18
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Addicted to sugar

How has sugar become such an important part of our diets? Neil and Georgie discuss.

2024-01-11
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Our love of pets

Why do we keep, and love, pets? Neil and Georgie discuss this and teach new vocabulary.

2024-01-04
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Sexism: Female farmers fighting back

Female farmers in many countries face sexism. Some are finding ways to be fairly treated.

2023-12-28
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Learning lessons from the Moon

Summer 2023 saw two missions to the Moon. Why are scientists so keen to get there?

2023-12-21
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Could we live without plastic?

Is it time to start living without plastic? Beth and Neil discuss this.

2023-12-14
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Invasive species: Why don't we eat them?

Invasive species are causing problems for nature around the world, so why not eat them?

2023-12-07
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What and where is Little Italy?

How did Italian food become famous throughout the world? Find out with Neil and Georgie

2023-11-30
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Social media and teenage health

What are the risks of social media to teenage health and what can be done about them?

2023-11-23
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Mystery flying objects

What exactly did navy pilots see in 2004? The US investigates these UFOs now, in 2023.

2023-11-16
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Elephant-proof farming

What happens when an elephant wants to eat your crops? How can you stop it?

2023-11-14
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Should we farm octopus?

Is it OK to eat animals that can feel emotion? Learn vocabulary on this topic.

2023-11-02
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Ways to live for 100 years

More and more people are living to 100, but what is the secret of a long life?

2023-10-26
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How green is your money?

Should climate change make us think where to invest our money? Learn useful vocabulary.

2023-10-19
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Mushrooms: Medicine or myth?

Today the medicinal mushroom industry is big business. But are there actually benefits?

2023-10-12
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Saving dead languages

Some Australian languages have been saved from extinction. We discuss Barngala's revival.

2023-10-05
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Sounds that make you want to scream

Some sounds cause some people huge distress. Learn about 'misophonia' here.

2023-09-28
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How fans talk about their passions

Fandom is more than simply being a fan, and now it is developing its own language.

2023-09-21
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Making male friends

Do men find it harder than women to make close friendships? Neil and Beth discuss.

2023-09-14
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Space-saving solar hacks

How can we find space for new solar panels?

2023-09-07
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The stories behind our names

What can names tell us about our culture and history?

2023-08-31
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Heatwaves - can we adapt?

Heatwaves - can we adapt? 6 Minute English

2023-08-24
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Are you unhappy at work?

How can jobs change so that workers are happier?

2023-08-17
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Do you have eco-anxiety?

A growing number around the world are experiencing something called 'eco-anxiety'.

2023-08-10
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Can we stop natural disasters?

Is there any way we can stop natural disasters being so damaging?

2023-08-04
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The right way to say sorry

Neil and Beth talk about different ways of apologising.

2023-07-27
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Could you live on wild food?

We hear about a new foraging project and the health benefits of eating wild food.

2023-07-20
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Plants fighting pollution

We talk about whether plants can clean up our mess.

2023-07-13
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Should we fear chatbots?

We talk about chatbots and teach you some useful vocabulary along the way.

2023-07-06
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Is it wrong to eat plants?

We are kind to animals. What about plants?

2023-06-29
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Sonic seasoning

Can sound make your food taste better? Neil and Beth discuss.

2023-06-22
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The benefits of doing nothing

Would being lazy have a purpose in life?

2023-06-15
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The art of subtitling

Hear how subtitles can help bring TV and movies to life.

2023-06-08
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Ecotourism: good or bad?

Is a style of tourism that respects animals and local communities working well?

2023-06-01
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Can climate change cause more disease?

Mosquito-borne diseases kill 750,000 annually. Could climate change make it worse?

2023-05-25
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Food shortages

Listen to an expert on the global food system and learn some vocabulary.

2023-05-18
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Addicted to war

A war correspondent tells his story.

2023-05-11
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Ice and the origins of life on Earth

Sam and Neil talk about an essential element for life to thrive.

2023-05-04
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Women in politics

We discuss some of the reasons why women make up only 26% of the world's politicians.

2023-04-27
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What's the point of museums?

Beth and Neil discuss the controversial role of museums in the 21st century.

2023-04-20
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How culture affects sadness

Could your culture influence sadness? We talk about sadness and teach you vocabulary.

2023-04-13
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Would you eat a Kalette?

Learn about the world of novelty vegetables.

2023-04-06
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Do you get jealous easily?

Hear experts talking about jealousy and envy, and learn related vocabulary.

2023-03-30
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Are you lonely in a crowd?

We discuss the role of crowds in modern life

2023-03-23
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