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Leif Eriksson – The First European in North America

Leif Eriksson – The First European in North America

– [Narrator] Ask any school child which European first set foot in America, and you’ll probably get this answer, “It was Christopher Columbus in 1492.” But this is not correct. For we now know that another great explorer achieved this historic feat some 500 years earlier. That explorer was a Viking called Leif Eriksson. (majestic …

Discover the History of English

Discover the History of English

Hello. I’m Gill from engVid, and today… As you know, I usually teach an aspect of the English language, but today, we’re going to be looking at the English language from a different perspective, a different angle, and looking at the history of the language and how it has developed, because the English language hasn’t …

The Animated History of Denmark | Part 1

The Animated History of Denmark | Part 1

This episode is made possible by Blue Apron, be one of the first fifty viewers. Use the link below to get 50$ off your first two weeks of great tasting affordable meals today Far of in the frozen north and the wind swift clef of Iceland. A poud rides tell the tales of the home …

Why Mars Died, and Earth Lived

The Mars rover, Curiosity, is the latest in a long line of missions to Mars… Landers sent to scoop its soil and study its rocks, orbiters sent to map its valleys and ridges. They are all asking the same question. Did liquid water once flow on this dry and dusty world? Did it support life …

The Animated History of Sweden | Part 1

The Animated History of Sweden | Part 1

this video is made possible with the help of dashlane download for free for 30 days and get 10% off with the code Sweeny and never forget a password again deep in the valleys of rivers and lakes lay the lands of forest and frost which the Northmen call Uppsala the sagas speak of Odin’s …