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OWLs Magical Readathon 2020 TBR!

OWLs Magical Readathon 2020 TBR!

Hello, everyone! Welcome back to our channel. Becks here today to film a video that I’ve been looking forward to filming for a while and that is my TBR for the OWLs Magical Readathon. This is a Harry Potter-themed readathon. The OWLs specifically happen every year in April and then there are NEWTs in August. …

Oceans 101 | National Geographic

Oceans 101 | National Geographic

– Oceans cover over 70 percent of the Earth’s surface. They not only serve as the planet’s largest habitat, but also help to regulate the global climate. – The ocean is a continuous body of salt water that surrounds the continents. It is divided into four major regions: the Pacific, Atlantic, Indian and Arctic. The …

Life Aboard a Slave Ship | History

NARRATOR: From about 1525 to 1866, 12 and 1/2 million Africans were taken from their homeland and forcibly shipped across the Atlantic. A journey that almost 2 million of them wouldn’t survive. By the turn of the 18th century, European merchants were building vessels capable of transporting hundreds of slaves per journey. These ships had …