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NAME OF EXPEDITIONPANORAMA TITLESLOCATIONDESCRIPTIONADDITIONAL MATERIALSAVAILABLE TRANSLATIONS
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New*In Antarctica on the National Geographic Explorer1 - Setting Off
2 - On the Bridge
3 - South Shetland Islands
4 - Ice
5 - Enterprise Island
6 - In the Water
7 - Marine Wildlife
8 - Cuverville Island
9 - Orcas!
10 - The Lemaire Channel
AntarcticaOn this Expedition, join explorer and mountain climber Mike Libecki as he travels to Antarctica on the state-of-the-art, ice-class expedition ship the National Geographic Explorer. You can expect to see plenty of ice, and keep an eye out for an abandoned ship, killer whales and . . . penguins!
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New*Exploring Greenland with Mike Libecki1 - Packing
2 - Arriving in Tasiilaq, Greenland
3 - Atop a Mountain in Tasiilaq, Greenland
4 - On the Boat
5 - Greenlandic Inuit People
6 - Abandoned Houses
7 - Polar Bears
8 - Paddle Boarding with Polar Bears
GreenlandOn this Expedition, you’ll travel with me, explorer and mountain climber Mike Libecki on a journey to Greenland to find and climb remote big wall first ascents. As a National Geographic Explorer, I travel the world to explore some of the planet’s most remote locations. Come along as I climb Greenland’s peaks, sample some local cuisine, explores an abandoned village, and paddle board with a polar bear!
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New*In Nepal with Mike Libecki1 - Kathmandu
2 - Temples
3 - The Trek Begins
4 - KhariKhola and Pema Namding Monastery
5 - Sagarmatha Nat Park
6 - Pangboche
7 - Deboche
8 - Namche Bazaar
9 - Lobuche Village
10 - Base Camp
NepalMy name is Mike Libecki, I am an explorer and mountain climber,Along with my daughter, brother, and sister in law, we recently traveled to Nepal and made a 155-mile trek through the Solu-Khumbu District to Mount Everest Base Camp. Along the way, we stopped in several villages to install solar panels, provide and set up computers, and hand out supplies to help with earthquake relief efforts. In this Expedition, you’ll join us on our journey of humanitarian work and explore aspects of Nepal’s unique landscape and culture.
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New*Climb a First Ascent with Mike Libecki1 - Setting up Base Camp
2 - Befriending an Arctic Fox
3 - Hiking Through the Valley
4 - Reaching the High Camp
5 - Accomplishing a First Ascent
6 - Reaching the Summit
7 - Expedition’s End—Returning to Tasiilaq
GreenlandOn this Expedition, you’ll join me, National Geographic Explorer and mountain climber Mike Libecki, on the island of Skjoldungen, Greenland, where the mountains present just the kinds of challenges I like.. Prepare to set up not one but two camps, tempt an Arctic fox, fend off swarms of insects, and join me to climb a first ascent!
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New*Aboard the German research vessel SONNE1 - Deep-sea research
2 - The bridge
3 - Cabin
4 - Working deck
5 - Working area in front of the hangar
6 - The hangar
7 - The hydroacoustics headquarters
8 - Kitchen
9 - Mess
10 - Engine room
11 - Dry Lab
GermanyThe German research vessel SONNE is a ship designed to explore the deep see. Since launching in November 2014, German and International scientists have been investigating the deep sea in the Indian and Pacific Oceans, discovering unknown life forms on the ocean floor, examining mineral deposits and attempting to reveal the secrets about the history of the planet and climate, using modern research equipment. Their findings should help us to better understand and protect the biggest habitat on earth.
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German: An Bord des deutschen Tiefseeforschungsschiffes SONNE
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New*Giants of the Sea1 - Giants of the Sea
2 - Sperm whale and giant squid
3 - Blue whale
4 - Giant clam
5 - Dangers for the giants of the sea
GermanyOZEANEUM Stralsund, Germany presents an exhibition that is unique around the world. The 1:1 Giants of the Sea hall is 20 meters high. It is bathed in a gentle and soft blue glow. Immerse in an underwater world and experience the fascinating realm of whales and other giants of the sea. Find yourself eye to eye with a blue whale and discover new breathtaking perspectives.
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New*RSC Backstage Pass1 - Royal Shakespeare Theatre
2 - Lighting
3 - Stage Management
4 - Costume Painting and Dyeing
5 - Scenic Arts
6 - Props
Stratford-upon-Avon, EnglandThe Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) is a theatre company based in Stratford-upon-Avon. Within the RSC buildings there are three theatres. The company makes all its work locally and shares it with audiences around the world. The RSC creates an artistic programme each year that sets Shakespeare in context, alongside the work of his contemporaries and today’s writers. This Expedition will take you behind the scenes to explore some of the jobs that help bring RSC productions to life.
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New*Ballona Wetlands: An Urban Oasis1 - Observation Deck
2 - Coastal Sand Dunes
3 - Ballona Creek
4 - Ballona Freshwater Marsh
5 - Ballona Discovery Park
Los Angelos, United StatesThe Ballona Wetlands, located in Los Angeles County, is one of the last significant coastal wetlands in the region. Join us in exploring what makes this urban oasis so special by visiting the saltmarsh, restored dunes, freshwater marsh, channelized creek, and educational Ballona Discovery Park.
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New*Airlander 10: World's Largest Aircraft1 - Hybrid Air Vehicles: Airlander 10
2 - How Does Airlander 10 Fly?
3 - Engines
4 - Landing System
5 - Airlander Front
6 - The Hangar
Various Locations, UKWelcome to Hybrid Air Vehicles (HAV), the makers of Airlander 10, the world’s largest aircraft. Airlander 10 looks like an old-fashioned (albeit huge) airship, but it combines lighter-than-air technology with modern aeronautical technology to form an innovative kind of aircraft. Airlander 10 can also fly for up to 5 days at a time and has a much lower carbon footprint than other types of air transport. Let’s see how it works!
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New*Chatsworth Livestock Farmers1 - Farming at Chatsworth
2 - Tractor
3 - Visiting the Farm
4 - Tagging and Vaccination
5 - Lambing
6 - Farm Management
Various Locations, UKMeat production can harm the environment, using up a lot of land and water resources and creating climate-warming emissions – with beef much worse overall than pork or chicken. One way that some farmers offset these impacts is by sustainable farming – this uses local abattoirs and sells its meat locally. That’s exactly what the farmers here on the Chatsworth Estate do. Let’s take a look at their work.
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New*Carbon Capture Lab1 - A Warming Climate
2 - Carbon Capture: A Solution
3 - Stage A
4 - Stage B
5 - Stage C
6 - Stage D
London, EnglandOne of the most visible indications of climate change is the dramatic rate at which glaciers from around the globe are melting. Human activity, such as the burning of fossil fuels, has caused an increase in the amount of carbon dioxide that is emitted into the atmosphere. Scientists are looking for ways to halt the progress of climate change by limiting emissions of carbon dioxide.
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New*Animal Research at Imperial College London1 - Animal Welfare
2 - The Rat Room
3 - Social living
4 - Guinea Pigs in Heart Research
5 - Working with mice
6 - The Fish Room
7 - Teaching Students
8 - Scientists and Patients
London, EnglandAnimals play an important part in research at Imperial College London. Not only do they help scientists to study disease, they can help them to develop new treatments and medicines. If a new drug is shown to work and is safe in mammals, it might eventually be used to treat people. Their lives make a huge contribution to science, so their welfare is important to everyone involved.
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New*Geevor Tin Mine Museum1 - Administrative Building, Headgear and Winder House
2 - The Mine on the Cliff
3 - The Mill
4 - The Tin Floors
5 - The Gravel Pile
Cornwall, United KingdomPerched on the Cornish coastline, Geevor Tin Mine is the largest preserved tin mining site in Europe. The earliest evidence on site suggests that copper was being recovered here well over 4,000 years ago. Geevor itself began as a small enterprise originally known in Cornish as Wheal an Giver, ‘a piece of ground occupied by goats’. The area was worked almost continuously from 1840 to 1990. Today, it is a Key Centre for the Cornish Mining World Heritage Site.
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New*Field Trip to the Costa Rica1 - San José: Parque Central
2 - San José: Catedral Metropolitana
3 - Sarchí: Eloy Alfaro Fábrica de Carretas
4 - La provincia de Alajuela: Tabacón
5 - La provincia de Alajuela: Catarata La Fortuna
6 - La provincia de Alajuela: Volcán Arenal
7 - La provincia de San José, Parque Nacional Chirripó
8 - La provincia de Limón, Parque Nacional Tortuguero
Various Locations, Costa RicaAn overview of some of the
places for which Costa Rica is known.
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1066 Battle of Hastings, Abbey and Battlefield1 - View Across the Battlefield
2 - Battlefield with Norman Soldier Leaning on a Shield
3 - The Common Room Beneath the Dormitory
4 - The Walled Garden
5 - East Range and Latrines
6 - Harold Stone and Abbey Church
EnglandOn his deathbed in 1066, the childless English king, Edward the Confessor, nominated as his successor Harold Godwinson, the leader of England’s leading noble family. However, it seems that earlier in his reign Edward had also promised the throne to his cousin, William, who ruled the Duchy of Normandy across the English Channel. When Edward died and Harold assumed the role of king, William chose to fight for the crown. At the Battle of Hastings, which took place in October 1066, Harold was defeated. William was crowned two months later, on Christmas Day, in Westminster Abbey. Later, as an act of penance for the bloodshed caused by his conquest of England, William built Battle Abbey on the site of the Battle of Hastings in East Sussex. In this Expedition, we’ll explore both the battlefield and what remains of the abbey.
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4-H: Growing the Next Generation of Tech Leaders1 - 4-H Headquarters
2 - The Dairy Farm - In the Barn
3 - The Dairy Farm - In the Workshop
4 - The Community Center
5 - The Community Center - In the Recording Studio
6 - Big Stone Lake
7 - Big Stone Lake - Building an R.O.V.
Various Locations, USA4-H is the nation’s largest youth organization and has been around for over 100 years! 4-H has grown politicians, -- including a United States President and 2 Vice Presidents -- Nobel Prize winners, Hall of Fame athletes, and icons in music, art, entertainment and technology. The skills that 4-H’ers learn benefit them for the rest of their lives in the workforce and beyond. Check out some projects that 4-H’ers have developed to better their communities, while learning life skills in the process.
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7 New Wonders of the World1 - The Taj Mahal
2- The Great Wall of China
3 - The Colosseum of Rome
4 - Chichén-Itzá
5 - Petra
6 - Rio de Janeiro
7 - Machu Picchu
Various LocationsVisit the new seven wonders of the world like you never experienced before. This collection contains unique aerial views of the new seven wonders of the world. Available Lesson Plans:
Sept Nouvelles Merveilles Du Monde - https://goo.gl/PLmQL0
How were the Wonders of the World selected? - https://goo.gl/vmp0HS
Living on the Edge at Machu Picchu - https://goo.gl/MLd9p0
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9/11 Memorial & Museum
1 - 9/11 Memorial North
2 - 9/11 Memorial South
3 - Inside the Museum
4 - Memorial Hall
5 - Center Passage
6 - Foundation Hall
7 - Memorial exhibition “In Memoriam”
8 - Education Center
9 - Historical exhibition “September 11, 2001”
New York City, USAAn educational guide on the history of 9/11, the design of the 9/11 Memorial & Museum, and some of the artifacts preserved in its collection.
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A Day in the Life of a Surgeon1 - Into X-ray
2 - Taking the Picture
3 - Surgical Assessment
4 - Joint Assessment
5 - The Stage is Set
6 - During the Operation
7 - In Recovery
Various Locations in the U.K.Dr Nick Cooke takes us into his hospital theatre, allowing us to meet his patients and showing how he transforms the lives of those who need his help. Follow Dr Cooke's example and discover how to become one of the UK’s leading surgeons.
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College TourA First Look at College1 - You Belong in College
2 - How Do I Pay for College?
3 - Where Do You Live at College?
4 - May I See a Typical Student’s Room?
5 - Inside a College Dining Hall
6 - What Are Classes Like In College?
7 - What do College Students Do Outside of Class?
8 - Do You Play a Sport? Or Watch Sports?
9 - Inside a College Library
10 - College Landmarks and Traditions
United StatesEspecially useful for low-income and first-generation-to-college youth, students learn about the college experience, not a specific school. The expedition addresses questions: Why go to college? What are the barriers to going? Do I belong at college? How could I pay for it? Where do you live? What do you study? It is designed as a preamble, a first look, at a postsecondary degree at a traditional four-year college or a two-year community college.
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A Journey Along the Great Barrier Reef1- Lady Elliot Island
2- Heron Island
3- Myrmidon Reef
4- Yongala Shipwreck
5- Cod Hole
6- Opal Reef
7- Ribbon Reefs
8- North Broken Passage
Great Barrier Reef, AustraliaJoin us on an underwater journey along the largest living structure on the planet and one of the natural wonders of the world - Australia’s Great Barrier Reef. Learn about this awe-inspiring coral reef environment and meet its fascinating marine creatures.
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A Journey to the Mesozoic at the Senckenberg Nature Museum in Frankfurt1 - The Senckenberg Nature Museum in Frankfurt
2 - Dinosaurs – Prehistoric Giants
3 - Marine Reptiles – Aquatic Giants
4 - Marine Reptiles – Reptiles of the Mesozoic
5 - Do Dinosaurs Still Exist Today?
Frankfurt, Germany
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German: Eine Reise ins Erdmittelalter im Senckenberg Naturmuseum Frankfurt
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A Life Tale1 - A sparkle of life
2 - To conquer and vanish
3 - The formidable lizards
4 - Back to the sea
5 - Here come the Mammals
6 - A wonderful radiation
7 - Primates
Various LocationsA five billion years journey, from the very beginning of the Solar System to the radiation of Mammals and the appearance of our own species.
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A National Trust Britânica1 - Monte St. Michael
2 - Kedleston Hall
3 - Ilha de Brownsea
4 - Lyveden New Bield
5 - A Stourhead House e os jardins
Inglaterra
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A Tour of Ulster Museum, Northern Ireland1-Elements of the Universe and Earth
2-Elements of Death
3-Dinos in the Pit
4-Fossils and Evolution Gallery
5-Early Peoples—Prehistoric Ireland
6- Ancient Egypt
7-Spanish Armada 1588—Treasures from the Girona
8-Living on a Divided Island"
Northern Ireland, UKNorthern Ireland’s Ulster Museum is home to rich collections of art, history and natural sciences. The history galleries tell the story of the people of Ireland from their first arrival until the present day, while the science collections uncover the story of life on Earth from earliest times and explain the forces that have shaped our environment. The Ulster Museum’s Art collection contains examples of Irish art, alongside works by internationally-renowned greats.
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A Trip to Elizabethan Bristol1 - The Garden
2 - The Great Oak Room
3 - The Bedroom
4 - The New Oak Room
5 - The Parlour
6 - The Staircase
7 - The Reception Room
8 - The Print Room
9- The Mary Carpenter Room
Bristol, EnglandLocated in Bristol, England, the Red Lodge is the only Tudor house in the city that has survived intact. Built in around 1580 during the reign of Elizabeth I for a wealthy gentleman, the lodge was set in the gardens of a great house and used for entertaining guests. A visit to Red Lodge—real or virtual—is a journey back to the England of the late 16th century.
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A Trip to the North Pole1 - A Trip to the North Pole
2 - Who Lives at the North Pole?
3 - The ice
4 - An Abandoned Station
The North PoleIn this Expedition we’ll board a Russian “icebeaker” and traverse the icy Arctic Ocean to the North Pole. Along the way we’ll learn about three different poles in the Arctic Circle, the Midnight Sun, the Arctic’s animal inhabitants, and some of the explorers who preceded us to this difficult-to-reach and inhospitable location.
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A walk through the Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales (MNCN)1 - Fossil vertebrates
2 - Big Fossil Mammals
3 - Biodiversity
4 - Representative fauna of the National Park Sierra de Guadarrama
5 - The Royal Cabinet of Natural History
Various Locations
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Spanish: Un paseo por el Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales (MNCN)
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Adaptation
1 - The most complete Stegosaurus
2 - Human evolution
3 - Lasting impressions
4 - Birds
5 - Sea dragons
7 - Marine crocodiles
Various LocationsThis is the most complete Stegosaurus fossil skeleton ever found, missing only its left foreleg, the base of its tail, and a few other small bones. Because all of the bones in this fossil belonged to a single animal, the specimen shows better than ever before what Stegosaurus would have looked like in life, around 150 million years ago.
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Admiral at War: Nelson and HMS Victory1 - A Call to Arms
2 - The Great Cabin
3 - Clear Away the Hammocks
4 - A Bite to Eat
5 - The Battle Begins
6 - Seeing the Surgeon
7 - Heading For the Bucentaure
8 - The Trap is Set
United KingdomSet sail and discover the incredible life and stunning battleship of arguably Britain's greatest naval hero: Admiral Horatio Lord Nelson. Step aboard the gangplank and discover the cannons, the apothecary and even where few were allowed: into the Admiral's personal cabin.
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Ahupua‘a: From the Mountains to the Sea
1 - From the Mountains to the Sea
2 - Mānoa Falls
3 - The Dwellings
4 - Kalo
5 - The Beach
6 - The Sea
Various locations, Hawai'iThe Hawaiian ahupua‘a is a land division that extends from the mountains to the sea. It represents the extension of Hawaiian values into the natural surroundings as the Hawaiian belief system emphasizes the interrelationship of nature and people.
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Alexander Hamilton and the Ratification of the Constitution1 - Writing the US Constitution
2 - Hanover Square, New York, New York
3 - George Mason’s Gunston Hall in Virginia
4 - Statue of Mercy Otis Warren, Barnstable, Massachusetts
5 - Federalists vs. Anti-Federalists in Albany, New York
6 - Clinton House, Poughkeepsie, New York
Various LocationsAmericans argued and even fought over the adoption of the United States Constitution. Alexander Hamilton and the other Federalists supported the new form of government. Anti-Federalists opposed it. The sites and documents in this Expedition will immerse you in this contentious era.
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Alexander Hamilton and Washington's Presidency1 - Federal Hall, New York City
2 - A plan to build the US Capitol
3 - President's House Site
4 - Washington Sends Troops to Enforce the Law
5 - Congress Hall, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
6 - Touro Synagogue, Newport, Rhode Island
Various LocationsAlexander Hamilton played a key role in George Washington’s Cabinet. President Washington appointed him the first Secretary of the Treasury of the United States. He wrote speeches for the President, helped put down a rebellion, and served as an advisor to Washington on many issues. The following featured sites and documents highlight the challenges of founding a new nation.
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Alexander Hamilton Establishes the US Economy1 - Dey Mansion, Washington’s Headquarters in Wayne, New Jersey
2 - Carpenter’s Hall, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
3 - First Bank of the United States, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
4 - Fraunces Tavern
5 - The Mint of the United States
6 - The Falls of the Passaic, Paterson, New Jersey
7 - Location of Old City Hall, Albany, New York
Various LocationsAlexander Hamilton was the designer of the American financial system. He established a national bank, promoted manufacturing, and paid off US debts from the American Revolution. When Hamilton retired in 1795, he left the United States with the tools to support a thriving economy. Discover the places and documents that illustrate the story of Hamilton’s creation of modern America.
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Alice Austen: Early American Photographer1 - Clear Comfort: Alice Austen House and Grounds
2 - The Formal Parlor
3 - Alice Austen’s Bedroom
4 - Alice Austen’s Darkroom
5 - Austen in Manhattan: Trinity Church
6 - Austen in Manhattan: 48th and Broadway
7 - Austen in Manhattan: Bethesda Fountain
New York City, United StatesThe Alice Austen House is the only museum devoted to a woman photographer in the United States, and one of very few preserved artist’s homes and studios in New York City. Alice Austen, born in 1866, was a trailblazer – a rebel who broke away from the constraints of her Victorian environment and forged an independent life that pushed boundaries of acceptable female behavior and social rules. Her family’s home, Clear Comfort, now the museum, shaped Alice Austen’s experiences, served as her first studio space and darkroom, and opened up to her a world of subjects beyond her comfortable, upper-middle class suburban existence.
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Alice Paul & the Fight for Women’s Equality1 - A Community of Women
2 - How Alice Paul Learned to Lobby for Women’s Equality
3 - Tactics and Strategies of the Women’s Rights Movement
4 - Fight for Women’s Political, Social, and Economic Equality
5 - NWP Headquarters: Home and Office
6 - Why Women Need the Vote
Various Locations, USABelmont-Paul Women’s Equality National Monument tells the story of over a century of activism by American women. Founded in 1916 by Alice Paul and Lucy Burns, the National Woman’s Party established new methods of fighting for equality. In 1929, the NWP, with financial support of suffragist Alva Belmont, purchased the house to serve as the final headquarters and it became a second home for the hardworking members who dedicated their lives to the fight for women’s equality.
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Amazon1- Rio Mariepaua
2- Rio Negro
3- Primary Old Growth - Amazon
4-Manioc Flour Production
5- Tumbira Community
Rio Madeira, Brazil
Brazil
Amazon Forest, Brazil
Amazon Forest, Brazil
Igrega, Brazil
The amazon is a moist broadleaf forest that covers most of the Amazon Basin of South America. This basin covers 2,700,000 sq miles, 2,100,000 sq mi of which are covered by the rainforest.Available Lesson Plans:
Reforestation in the Amazon - https://goo.gl/E1nM57
Rivers - Similarities and Differences - https://goo.gl/G9sl8w
Portuguese: Amazônia
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Ambush Bug1 - Phymatinae
2 - Young Ambush Bug
3 - Full Grown Adults
4 - Well Equiped
5 - Sharing Prey
Various locationsFormally known as the Phymatinae, ambush bugs are known for their great camouflage when waiting for prey. They are a part of a larger group known as assassin bugs.
Available Lesson Plans:
Day in the life of a mini-beast - https://goo.gl/v2DJCu
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America Expands West1 - Outside Fort Mandan
2 - The Corps of Discovery
3 - Studying the Land
4 - Sacagawea and Charbonneau
5 - Preparing to Leave
6 - A Mandan Earth Lodge
7 - Inside the Earth Lodge
8 - Covered Wagons
9 - Cattle Ranching
10 - Chuck Wagon
USAVisit the reconstructed Fort Mandan in North Dakota, where Lewis and Clark stayed in 1804–1805 as they explored the Louisiana Purchase. Lewis and Clark’s expedition, along with others, set the stage for hundreds of thousands of settlers to move into the new western territories. Step inside the fort’s walls to visit the courtyard and peek inside some of the rooms. Go inside a reconstructed Mandan earth lodge. Then visit the prairie to see a covered wagon, a chuck wagon, and learn about cattle ranching on the open range.
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America’s National Parks
1 - Yellow Stone National Park
2 - Grand Prismatic Spring
3 - Yosemite National Park
4 - El Capitan
5 - The Grand Canyon
6 - Everglades National Park
7 - Kilauea Volcano
8 - Tafeu Cove
Various LocationsIn 1872 Yellowstone became the first national park in the United States, and in the world. Since then, the national park system has grown to include an incredible diversity of unique and stunning natural landscapes, all set aside to be protected and enjoyed by the people. On this expedition, you will visit Yellowstone, Yosemite, the Grand Canyon, the Everglades, Hawaii, and American Samoa to see and experience some of America’s truly stunning national parks.
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American Ghost Towns: Goldfield, Nevada1 - Main Street, Goldfield, Nevada
2 - Mines, Saloons and Trains
3 - The Banks of Goldfield
4 - The Cook Bank Interior
5 - The Court and Crime
6 - Goldfield Hotel Porch
7 - Goldfield Hotel Lobby
8 - Columbia Street and The Goldfield Hotel
Goldfield, Nevada, USAGoldfield is nearly halfway between Reno and Las Vegas on Highway 95 through Nevada. In 1908 it was the largest city in Nevada with more than 20,000 people. Today the population is only around 300 hearty souls. In the center of town is a magnificent stone structure completed in 1908, the County Courthouse, which is still in use. Across the street is the fire station, built in 1907.
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American Landmarks
1 - Independence Hall
2 - Washington Monument
3 - The Lincoln Memorial
4 - Mount Rushmore
5 - The Alamo
6 - Gateway Arch
7 - The Grand Canyon
8 - Golden Gate Bridge
9 - Statue of Liberty
Various Locations, USALandmarks are distinctive, important, and symbolic places. Some are natural, while others are human-made. They are instantly recognizable and often historically significant. On this expedition you will travel around the United States to experience nine iconic American landmarks—Independence Hall, the Washington Monument, the Lincoln Memorial, Mount Rushmore, the Alamo, the Gateway Arch, the Grand Canyon, the Statue of Liberty, and the Golden Gate Bridge.
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American Museum of Natural History1- The Bernard Family Hall of North American Mammals
2 - Alaskan Brown Bear
3 - Wolves
4 - Hall of Saurischian Dinosaurs
5 - Glen Rose Trackway
6 - Tyrannosaurus rex
7 - Apatosaurus and Allosaurus
8 - Milstein Hall of Ocean Life
9 - Dolphin and Tuna
10 - Walrus
New York City The American Museum of Natural History is located on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, New York City and is one of the largest museums in the world. The museum complex comprises 27 interconnected buildings housing 45 permanent exhibition halls, in addition to a planetarium and a library. The museum collections contain over 32 million specimens of plants, humans, animals, fossils, minerals, rocks, meteorites, and human cultural artifacts.
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An intimate look inside the National Museum of Iraq1 - Welcome to the National Museum of Iraq
2 - Winged demons and a god of wisdom
3 - Bas reliefs, a cuneiform slab and other relics
4 - The Assyrian Hall’s prized artifacts
5 - A map of the Assyrian state
6 - Statues
Baghdad, IraqAfter the destruction heaped upon archaeological sites by the Islamic State group, the collections at the National Museum of Iraq in Baghdad have taken on greater significance. It's now one of the only places you can find relics from the ancient cities that fell into the extremists' hands. As many as 4,000 archaeological sites are still under the domination of the Islamic State group and around 100 sites have been destroyed, according to Iraqi Culture Minister Firyad Rwandzi. The sites in their grip show the multiple civilizations that rose and fell during Iraq's long history, ranging from mosques, churches and small shrines to large sites of old cities. Fortunately, some of the artifacts from the sites in northern Iraq had been moved long ago to the National Museum.
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Anatomy - Muscular System1 - Skeletal Muscles
2 - Cardiac Muscles
3 - Smooth muscles
4 - Muscles in Detail
5 - Muscles in Action
6 - Looking After Muscles
Human BodyHumans have over 600 skeletal muscles. These muscles, working together with the skeleton, allow us to move. When we are cold and shivering and our muscles are shaking, our brain is telling our muscles to move. When in use, skeletal muscles generate heat, so that we can warm up.
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Anatomy - Nervous System1 - Overview of the Nervous System
2 - The Brain
3 - Nerves in the Body
4 - Neuron Forest
5 - Neurotransmitters
6 - Cell Membrane and Ion Channels
7 - Migraine
8 - Sympathetic vs. Parasympathetic Nervous System
Not ApplicableWe all know what happens when we accidentally touch a hot pot. It hurts! The part of the body that is responsible for sending pain is the nervous system. The nervous system is one of the most complex systems of the human body and it is composed of the brain, spinal cord, and also nerves all over our bodies. This is the system that helps us process information, interact with the world around us, and control our bodies.
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Ancient Beauty: The Woodland of Chatsworth Estate1 - Chatsworth Estate
2 - Ancient Woodlands
3 - Arboretum
4 - Forest School
5 - Forestry Management
6 - The Productive Forest
Derbyshire, EnglandChatsworth House has been home to 16 generations of the Cavendish family, including the current Duke and Duchess of Devonshire. It sits on a raised terrace on the eastern side of the park, overlooking the River Derwent and backed by a steeply rising, well-wooded ridge to the east. Woodland is an important part of the Chatsworth estate and must be carefully managed. Not only does this contribute to Chatsworth’s income, but it also ensures a future for the native wildlife.
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Ancient Greek Art1 - Ancient Greek art in the Altes Museum in Berlin
2 - Paestum, Italy
3 - East Frieze of the Parthenon (Acropolis Museum)
4 - West Frieze of the Parthenon, 442–438 B.C.E.
5 - Parthenon Frieze and Pediment Sculptures, British Museum
6 - Pediment sculptures, Parthenon, c. 438-32 B.C.E. (British Museum)
7 - Caryatid and Column
Various Locations
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Ancient Roman Ruins in England and France1 - South Shields (Arbeia) Roman Fort, c. 120 C.E.
2 - London’s Roman wall, c. 190-225 C.E.
3 - Vindolanda, Roman Fort, 3rd century C.E.4 -
4 - Roman Arch, Besançon, France, late 2nd century
5 - Tour Magne, Nîmes, France
6 - “Triumphal Arch” Orange, France
7 - Amphitheatre, Arles, France
8 - Gier Aqueduct, France
Various LocationsSee how the ancient Romans left their mark in England and France with arches, forts, city walls, theaters and towers.
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Ancient World of Syria1 - Souk al-Hamidiya in Damascus
2 - The Citadel in Aleppo
3 - The Ancient City of Palmyra
4 - Krak des Chevaliers
5 - The Roman Theater of Bosra
6 - The Khalid ibn al-Walid Mosque in Homs
Syria
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Angel Falls1 - A Hidden Wonder
2 - Who Discovered Angel Falls?
3 - Veil of Fog
4 - The Falls
5 - How to visit
Canaima National Park, VenezuelaThe world's tallest uninterrupted waterfall remains undiscovered in the forests of Venezuela for years. You now have the opportunity to visit this breath taking from a unique aerial angles.
Available Lesson Plans:
Visiting Waterfalls - https://goo.gl/lyHBMQ
Creating a Tourist Brochure - https://goo.gl/ZQHLCf
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Angkor Wat1 - Ta Prohm
2 - Faces of Bayon
3 - Towers of Angkor Wat
4 - Statue of Vishnu
5 - The Churning of the Ocean of Milk
CambodiaAngkor is a region of Cambodia that served as the seat of the Khmer Empire, which flourished from approximately the 9th to 15th centuries. The ruins of Angkor are located amid forests and farmland to the north of the Great Lake and south of the Kulen Hills, near modern-day Siem Reap city in Siem Reap Province.
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Antarctica1-Antarctica's Environment
2 - The Antarctic Peninsula
3 - Port Lockroy
4 - Sir Ernest Shackleton's Hut
5 - Antarctica's Penguins
6 - Leopard Seals
7 - Antarctica's Future
8 - The Real Sotuh Pole?
Antarctica
Cape Royds, Ross Island, Antarctica
Antarctica is Earth's southernmost continent, and contains the geographic South Pole. It is situated in the Antarctic region of the Southern Hemisphere, almost entirely south of the Antarctic Circle, and is surrounded by the Southern Ocean. It is the coldest, driest, and windiest continent, and has the highest average elevation of all the continents.Available Lesson Plans:
Les Manchots & Antarctica Lesson - https://goo.gl/QiiRcv
Humans in Antarctica - https://goo.gl/xz3Jji
Sex Around the World: Asexual and Sexual Reproduction Strategies in the Animal Kindgom - https://goo.gl/XqYI5E
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Antietam1 - Visitor Center
2 - North Woods
3 - The Cornfield
4 - Hagerstown Pike
5 - Bloody Lane
6 - Burnside's Bridge
7 - The Final Attack
8 - National Cemetery
Maryland, USAThe Battle of Antietam was fought on September 17th, 1862, outside the town of Sharpsburg, Maryland. It was one of the most consequential battles of the American Civil War, and to this day remains the bloodiest day in American military history, with more than 23,000 Americans killed, wounded, or missing. The battle was fought between the Union Army of the Potomac under General George B. McClellan and the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia under General Robert E. Lee.
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Apollo: Saturn V Center
1 - Scale Model of Saturn V
2 - Stage 1
3 - Stage 2
4 - Stage 3
5 - Apollo Spacecraft
6 - Lunar Module
Kennedy Space Center, FL
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Arbeia Roman Fort and Museum1 - Panorama of West Gate
2 - Roman Tombstones
3 - Site Foundations
4 - Commanding Officer’s House
5 - Small Finds Gallery
United KingdomStanding above the entrance to the River Tyne, Arbeia Roman Fort guarded the main sea route to Hadrian's Wall. “Arbeia” means simply “of the Arabs”—in the 4th century, the garrison housed Iraqi boatmen. The fort was a key garrison and military supply base to other forts along the Wall and is an important part of the history of Roman Britain. In this Expedition, we’ll look at some artefacts from the fort and learn what fort life was like in those ancient times.
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Archaeological Dating1 - Introduction
2 - Relative Age Dating and Absolute Age Dating
3 - Relative Age Dating — The Principle of Superposition
4 - Relative Age Dating — Correlation By Fossils
5 - Absolute Age Dating Radiometric Methods
6 - Parent and Daughter Atoms
7 - Radiocarbon Dating
8 - Magnetism Dating
9 - The Ratio Mass Spectrometer
Not ApplicableThe Earth is 4.6 billion years old. How did scientists come up with this number? And how do we know that dinosaurs showed up 300 million years ago or that the continents have moved repeatedly since they first formed? If we look at the landscapes where we live, it is hard to imagine that around us was once a lifeless desert or that the ground we walk on was once covered in ice almost half a mile thick.
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Archeon (Dutch)1 - Introductie
2 - Welkom in Gravendam
3 - Ambachten
4 - Het Klooster
5 - Dorestad
6 - Het gilde
7 - De smid en de stal
Archeon, Netherlands
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Architecture Through Time1 - An Iron Age Wooden Fortress
2 - Greek Temples of Stone
3 - Inside the Roman Colosseum
4 - Roman to Romanesque
5 - Gothic Splendour at Westminster Cathedral
6 - The Renaissance Revives Roman Grandeur
7 - The Baroque Style Takes Hold
8 - A Modern Home for Baroque Music
Europe, Various CitiesThe history of architecture reaches back to the beginnings of humanity, to the simple huts of our earliest ancestors. Since then builders have grown ever more skilful, building bolder, ever larger buildings with an increasing sense of scale. In this Expedition, we’ll go back almost 3,000 years and then work our way forward in time. As we travel through time and space, we’ll analyse how human buildings in Europe changed over the centuries.
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College TourArizona State University1 - Graduation
2 - "A" Mountain
3 - Interdisciplinary Science and Technology Building 4
4 - Biodesign Institute
5 - Hayden Lawn
6 - Changemaker Central
7 - Memorial Union
8 - ASU GAmmage
Tempe, Arizona, USAWalk through various vibrant and beautiful college campuses through the world. For these set of tours, Google recently teamed up with Michele Obama's Reach Higher program to bring the college experience directly to students.
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Art, Zika and Politics: Art Basel Miami Beach1 - Art's a Beach
2 - Arts and Politics
3 - Art lovers en masse
4 - The enemy is powerpoint
5 - David remembered
6 - Zika? What Zika?
Miami, FloridaArt has long been synonymous with Miami, and there’s arguably no better time in the year to check out art from around the world than at Art Basel Miami Beach. In its 15th year, the 2016 festival saw nearly 100,000 art buyers, gallery owners and celebrities flood South Florida for all things related to art -- despite a politically charged election year and fears of the Zika virus. Little surprise, much of the art drew on political and social themes.
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Artifacts of the Tuskegee Airmen1 - WWII Rolls Royce Merlin V-12 Aircraft Engine
2 - Tuskegee Airmen Artwork
3 - Tuskegee Airmen Interactive Geographic Chronology
4 - Red Tails P-51 “Mustang” Model
5 - WWII Tuskegee Airmen Uniform
Dallas, Texas, USATake a journey through the history of America’s first African American World War II combat aviators known as the Tuskegee Airmen as we walk through the Frontiers of Flight Museum.

Located within the Museum’s World War II Gallery, is a permanent exhibit of artifacts dedicated to the Tuskegee Airmen of World War II. This exhibit tells the story of how African American pilots and crews overcame racial prejudice at home to become one of America’s elite fighter units in history. Often misunderstood and looked down upon because of their race, American heavy bomber crews soon came to respect the Tuskegee “Red Tails” as they escorted them deep into the heart of Nazi-occupied Germany.
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Astronomy
1 - What is up there?
2 - Our Universe
3 - How do we know what we do?
4 - Life of a star
5 - Our Star - the Sun
6 - Our solar system – The Terrestrial planets
7 - The Gas Giants and Ice Giants
8 - The Moon
SpaceAstronomy is the study of what we know about the universe. We explore our position in space; and discover what stars, planets, and moons really are.
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Aurora Borealis1 - Aurora Borealis and Aurora Australis
2 - Causes of Auroras
3 - Auroras on Other Planets
4 - Aurora’s Size and Color
5 - The Shape of the Aurora
6 - Divine Signs
7 - Auroras on Earth
The Aurora, more commonly known as “Northern Lights” or “Southern Lights,” is an incredible light show found near the earth’s polar regions. It’s caused by the interaction between charged particles from the sun and the Earth’s own atmosphere.
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Australia1 - Downtown Sydney and the Opera House
2 - Sydney Harbor and the Harbor Bridge
3 - The Great Ocean Road
4 - Great Barrier Reef: Hardy and Hook Reefs
5 - Great Barrier Reef: Low Islands
AustraliaAustralia. “Oz.” Down Under. This fascinating country, which is also a continent, and also the world’s largest island, is known for its dramatic desert Outback and beautiful coastline. But Australia also contains tropical rain forests, snow-covered mountains, and the irreplaceable Great Barrier Reef. Its animals, shaped by millions of years of isolation, are found nowhere else on Earth. Australia’s cities may not be as striking as its landscapes, but only because they are some of the safest, most diverse, and most laid-back places in the world. They give Australia a unique mix of fun and comfort amid one of the world’s most unusual ecosystems.
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Australian Government House1 - Government House
2 - State Entrance
3 - State Drawing Room
4 - Small Drawing Room
5 - Small Dining Room
6 - State Dining Room
7 - Governor-General's Study
Government House, Canberra
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Australian Museum Specimens and Stores1 - Palaeontology store
2 - Entomology store
3 - Australia’s deadliest spiders
4 - Big Spiders
5 - Fish Type Collection
6 - Ichthyology wet storage
7 - Ornithology Storage
Sydney, AustraliaThe Australian Museum holds more than 18 million objects in biological, geological and cultural collections. In this expedition, you’ll discover some of the natural science collections stores that contain many specimens of great historical and scientific value.
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Aztec and Mayan Ruins1 - El Osario - Chichen Itza
2 - El Castillo - Chichen Itza
3 - Teotenango
4 - Aztec Ruins National Monument
5 - Chacchoben Mayan Ruins
6 - Tulum - Temple of the Wind
Mexico
Yucutan, Mexico
Valley of Toluco, Mexico
New Mexico, USA
Quintana Roo, Mexico
Quintana Roo, Mexico
This expedition showcases the modern-day look of years of erosion and destruction of different societies in Central and Southern America.
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Portuguese: Ruínas astecas, maias e incas
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Backstage at Konzerthaus Berlin1 - The Konzerthausorchester Berlin in the Great Hall
2 - On the balcony in the Great Hall
3 - In the recording studio
4 - Behind the stage at the stage manager's desk
5 - In the drummer's rehearsal room
6 - In the storage room for keyboard instruments
Berlin, GermanyAt the Konzerthaus Berlin, everything revolves around music – at all times of day. In order for a concert to run smoothly, many different people need to work together. Event technicians, stage technicians, not to mention the musicians of the Konzerthausorchester Berlin themselves – everyone collaborates together, turning each concert into a successful evening. Take a look behind the scenes and become acquainted with the different places where music is performed, rehearsals take place and work is carried out.
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German - Konzerthaus Berlin hinter den Kulissen
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Bacteria1- Discovery
2- Transmission of bacteria
3- Bacterial reproduction
4- Types of bacteria
5- Antibiotics and antibiotic resistance
Various LocationsBacteria are the second smallest living thing on Earth, the first being viruses. They also appear to be the oldest life form on Earth; evidence of bacteria has been found in rocks 3.5 billion years old. Bacteria can only been seen through a microscope and come in a number of different shapes. Although they were first discovered in the 17th century it wasn’t until the 1870s that scientists began to realize that bacteria may cause disease.
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Baseball Beat Reporter1 - Take me out to the ball game!
2 - Time for the clubhouse
3 - Interviewing players
4 - The food is good
5 - Room with a view
6 - Here’s a field worth studying!
New York, New YorkMajor League Baseball teams play throughout most of the calendar year, and Jamal Collier’s job is to follow them from start to finish and keep his readers in the know. He is a baseball beat reporter, assigned to cover the Washington Nationals for MLB.com and Nationals.com. That means he covers baseball games from the start of Spring Training in March through the 162-game regular season schedule and then possibly a postseason that could go to November. And in the offseason, it means writing about player trades and free agent signings and more. It is a busy job with a lot of deadlines, but it also has its perks: You watch a ton of baseball, you get to share what you know with many others as a journalist, and you get to see the world. Thanks to Jamal for letting us follow him around on the beat so we can show you the life of a baseball beat reporter in case you are interested in a career like that. Let’s take a closer look!
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Battle Of Britain Memorial Flight 1 - RAF Coningsby: Battle of Britain Memorial Flight Hanger
2 - Inside the Spitfire Cockpit
3 - Engineer Inside the Hurricane
4 - Nuts and Bolts
5 - Engineer on the Wing of the Dakota
6 - Working on a Beloved Aircraft
7 - Inside the DC-47 Dakota
8 - Inside the DC3 Dakota Cockpit
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Beating Ebola in Sierra Leone1 - Welcome to Freetown
2 - Meet the People
3 - King Jimmy Wharf Market
4 - Meet the People
5 - Connaught Hospital
6 - Meet the People
7 - Waterloo Cemetery
8 - Meet the People
9 - Malamah Thomas Street
10 - Meet the People
Sierra Leone
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Beautiful Nature
1 - The Senckenberg Nature Museum
2 - Pedras Secas
3 - Half Moon Island, Antarctica
4 - Chapelle de Rosemont, Reunion Island
5 - Jewels insects and incredible birds
6 - Oceans
7 - Gems
Various LocationsShe’s capricious—but she’s beautiful—and she assumes myriad forms worldwide. Mother Nature is full of riches, surprises, and variety, from the Mariana Trench to Chomolungma, from frigid polar seas to tropical coral reefs, and from feathers to fins to fur. Not only does she offer a bounty of flora and fauna, she also offers gems and minerals that dazzle the eye and seemingly last forever. Museums all over the world offer these visual delights to the public, so that we can learn from, admire, and be inspired by their magnificent diversity and stunning beauty. Let’s visit a few now.
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Behind the Scenes
1- American Museum of Natural History Exhibitions Lab
2 - Too Big for the Room
3 - Geologists at the Museo delle Scienze di Trento
4 - The Musei Civici di Reggio Emilia
5 - The Royal Cabinet of Natural History
6 - The Smithsonian Department of Entomology
7 - The Museum für Naturkunde
Various LocationsIf you’ve ever visited a museum, you’ve probably stood before an exhibit that takes your breath away. Maybe it’s diamonds or dinosaurs that dazzle you; maybe it’s termites or toucans or a toad in a jar. But have you ever wondered how these exhibits are made? Who are the people who work behind the scenes to handle the specimens, plan and build the exhibits, and present all that information? In this Expedition, you’ll go behind the curtain to learn about these museum wizards and how they work their magic.
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Behind the Scenes – Fashion in the Kunstgewerbemuseum Berlin1 - Presentation of fashion in the museum
2 - Inside view of a hoop skirt
3 - Special Exhibition
4 - The restoration workshop
5 - The depot
Berlin, GermanyThis is Germany’s oldest arts and crafts museum, and its collections bring together an almost inexhaustible variety of different materials and forms of arts and crafts, fashion and design dating from the early Middle Ages right through to the present day. Our collection of costumes and accessories from the 18th to the 20th Centuries is one of the most extensive of its kind in Germany. On this tour you can go round the exhibition and see how the clothing is restored and preserved.
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German - Hinter den Kulissen: Mode im Kunstgewerbemuseum Berlin
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Behind the Scenes at the Australian Museum
1 - Taxidermy Lab
2 - Taxidermist at Work
3 - Digitising Collections in the DigiVol Lab
4 - Digital Collections Unit
5 - Australian Centre for Wildlife Genomics DNA Lab
6 - Minus 80-degree Freezer
The Australian Museum's mission is to use the vast collections it houses to research, interpret, communicate and apply understanding of the environments and cultures of the Australian region to increase their long-term sustainability. Museum collections have three broad functions: they are used for education, research and as a permanent store for specimens of great historical and scientific importance. These include specimens of extinct species, as well as “type specimens” – the first specimen used to describe and name a new species. The collections provide a reference to the fauna, geology and cultural heritage of Australia and the region. In this Expedition, you’ll discover staff and researchers at work in the laboratories behind the scenes at the Australian Museum.
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Behind the Scenes at the German Oceanographic Museum1 - Oceanographic Museum
2 - In the Preperation Department, Room 1
3 - In the Preperation Department, Room 2
4 - In the Graphics Department
5 - Behind the scenes at the show aquariums
Stralsund, GermanyThe sea has always fascinated people. The German Oceanographic Museum's mission is to make this fascination tangible. At four museum locations, visitors can enter into various worlds of discovery. All the presentations (exhibitions, aquariums, educational events and publications) are based on reliable and scientifically documented findings. They always reflect the current status of marine research. The work behind the scenes can be illustrated by visiting selected departments.
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German: Hinter den Kulissen des Deutschen Meeresmuseums, Stralsund
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Behind the Scenes of Tower Bridge1 - Tower Bridge high level balcony
2 - Inside Tower Bridge
3 - Victorian control cabin
4 - Modern control cabin
5 - Bascule chamber
London, EnglandTower Bridge spans the part of the River Thames to the east of London known as the Pool of London. In the 19th century, the growing population in the east meant a new river crossing was needed that could open to allow ships carrying cargo to riverside warehouses through. It was this need that led to the iconic design we know today. On this Expedition, you’ll explore the exterior, interior—even the underground—areas of this historic bridge.
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Beijing, People’s Republic of China1 - The Forbidden City
2 - Tiananmen Tower
3 - Mausoleum of Mao Zedong
4 - Temple of Heaven Park
5 - The Summer Palace
6 - Beihai Park
7 - CCTV Building
8 - Galaxy SOHO Complex
9 - Beijing National Stadium
Bejing, ChinaCapital of the People’s Republic of China, Beijing is in Hebei Province in northern China—the name Beijing means, literally, “northern capital.” The city is steeped in history and tradition but also looks to the future, as can be seen in the city’s architecture. Great efforts have been taken to preserve large parts of ancient Beijing such as the Forbidden City and the Temple of Heaven Park. At the same time, the city’s skyline has been transformed by ultra-modern skyscrapers. In this Expedition, we’ll take a look at some of Beijing’s many landmarks, including structures old and new.
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College TourBerklee College of Music1 - Berklee College of Music
2 - 160 Massachusetts Avenue
3 - Recording Studio
4 - Control Room
5 - The Dining Hall
6 - Dorm Room
7 - Lounge Areas
8 - Rehearsal Space
9 - In the Classroom - Songwriting
10 - In the Classroom - Ensembles
11 - In the Classroom - Turntable Ensemble
12 - Berklee Global Jazz Institute
13 - Electronic Production and Design Lab
14 - Boston Night Sky
Boston, Massachusetts, USAWalk through various vibrant and beautiful college campuses through the world. For these set of tours, Google recently teamed up with Michele Obama's Reach Higher program to bring the college experience directly to students.
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Beyond the Sun: Inside a Fusion Reactor1 - Making the Sun on Earth
2 - Understanding Fusion
3 - Underneath the MAST Fusion Reactor
4 - Inside the JET Reactor
5 - Controlling the Robotic Arm
6 - Solving Engineering Problems
7 - How Does a Fusion Reactor Work?
8 - How to Build a Fusion Reactor
United KingdomThe future's bright, the future's fusion! Travel inside the world's most revolutionary fusion reactor and discover how the energy of a sun can be recreated inside a secret building locked away from prying eyes.
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Bhutan - Paro and Thimphu1 - Paro Valley
2 - Rinpung Dzong
3 - Rinpung Dzong—Interior Courtyard
4 - Bhutan National Museum
5 - Thimphu, Bhutan
6 - National Memorial Stupa, Thimphu
7 - Dochula Pass, Thimphu
8 - Simtokha Dzong, Thimphu
9 - Tashichho Dzong, Thimphu
Bhutan
Welcome to Bhutan, a Buddhist kingdom on the Himalayas' eastern edge! We'll visit the Taktsang Palphug Monastery, Rinpung Dzong, the Buddha Dordenma Statue, the Bhutan National Museum and much more!
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Bhutan - Punakha to Jakar1 - Punakha, Bhutan
2 - Punakha Dzong—Interior Details
3 - Gangtey Valley, Wangdue Phodrang District
4 - Gangtey Monastery
5 - Trongsa Dzong, Trongsa
6 - Jakar, Bumthang District
Bhutan
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Bhutan - Thangbi Lhakhang1 - Thangbi Lhakhang
2 - Bhutanese Temple Architecture
3 - Nuns Gather for Lunch
4 - Temple
5 - Nuns in the Main Hall
BhutanThe Kingdom of Bhutan is the only country in the world in which Vajrayana Buddhism is the state religion. Buddhist practice and scholarship is focused in 8 major monasteries and approximately 200 smaller monasteries and nunneries, where over 12,000 monks and 5,000 nuns in training meditate, chant, study, and work under the guidance and tutelage of ordained monks and nuns, and lay monks called gomchen. In this Expedition, we’ll visit a small monastery in central Bhutan that has been active for over 500 years.
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Big Cypress National Preserve1 - Introduction to Big Cypress
2 - Airboat Ride
3 - Cypress Swap
4 - Pinelands
5 - The Seminoles
6 - Abiaka Statue
The Evergaldes, FloridaWelcome to Big Cypress National Preserve. This vast wetland covers more than 729,000 acres in southern Florida. The preserve protects not only the plants and animals that live and interact here but also the water itself. Fresh water falls on the wetland as rain, saturates the ground, and floods the surface. The water then flows through five different ecosystems, ending in an estuary. There it mixes with the salty water of the ocean. Let’s explore the watery world of Big Cypress.
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Bikini Atoll1 - Paradise Lost
2 - Baker Test Explosion
3 - MV Alucia and Triton Sub
4 - Saratoga Flight Deck
5 - Nagato Propeller
6 - Eneu Firing Bunker
Bikini Atoll, Marshall IslandsIn this expedition, students will learn about a period in history, sixty years ago, when some of the most powerful nuclear weapons ever created were detonated over the Bikini Atoll; a remote chain of islands in the crystal blue waters of the tropical Pacific. Students will join the state-of-the-art MV Alucia and her crew to discover the secrets below the waves. What remains of this paradise today? We descend into Bikini’s tropical lagoons to discover unprecedented shipwrecks. Come face to face with a historical world, and explore ‘The Ghost Fleet’
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Billingsgate Roman House and Baths1 - Roman House: East Wing
2 - Bathhouse
3 - Bathing
4 - How It Worked
5 - What Would It Have Been Like?
London, EnglandThe Roman baths at Billingsgate (a ward of the City of London on the north bank of the Thames) was discovered in 1848 during construction of the London Coal Exchange and preserved in the basement of the building. When the Coal Exchange was demolished in the late 1960s to make way for a wider road, further excavations of the Roman remains were carried out and the accompanying house discovered. The remains of the house and its bathhouse were preserved in the basement of the new building. Join this Expedition to explore the site and learn what it meant to take a bath in Roman Britain.
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Biodiversity and Preservation1 - Biodiversity Wall
2 - Museum fur Naturkunde
3 - Biodiversity in Madrid’s museum of natural sciences
4 - Preserving and Conserving Species
5 - Diversity Begins in the Ocean
6 - The Amazon Rainforest
7 - Belize Barrier Reef Reserve System, Belize
8 - Biodiversity in Food Webs
Various Locations
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Biomes1 - Tundra
2 - Tiaga
3 - Temperate Forest
4 - Tropical Rainforest
5 - Savannah
6 - Desert
1 - Torngat Mountain Park, Canada
2 - Wood Buffalo National Park, Canada
3 - Redwood National Forest, USA
4 - Amazon, Brazil
5 - Lewa Wildlife Conservancy, Kenya
6 - Joshua Tree National Park, USA
See all the various biomes across the world. Compare the conditions and biodiversity in each.
Available Lesson Plans:
Introduction to Biomes - https://goo.gl/iwxoHY
Biomes: Rainforests & Temperate Forests - https://goo.gl/5k6Gch
Biomes: Tundra & Taiga - https://goo.gl/YMD2tL
Biomes: Savannah & Desert - https://goo.gl/UqDXPC
Characteristics of a Savanna Biome - https://goo.gl/GVKcl4
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Birds1 - Handsome birds
2 - Museo Civico di Storia Naturale - Ferrara
3 - Half Moon Island, Antarctica
4 - Nesting birds
5 - Australian Museum
Various LocationsBirds are the only remaining examples of dinosaurs alive today, and have existed for over 100 million years. There are almost 10,000 different species of birds found on the planet today. While that number doesn’t compare with the number of insect species (950,000-plus!), birds are found all over the globe, in every climate, and new species are being discovered every year. All birds share some characteristics—a four-chambered heart, feathers, toothless beaks—but appearance and behaviors can vary greatly from species to species. No matter which natural history museum you visit, you are sure to find several exhibits featuring many kinds of birds and bird-related information.
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Black & British: A Surprising History1 - Britain's first recorded African community
2 - The freed slave and the English dictionary’s creator
3 - The room where Francis learned to write
4 - Queen Victoria’s West African protégée
5 - Life after slavery
6 - Contemporary Brixton, South London
London, EnglandIn this Expedition, we’ll travel through 1,800 years of Black British history to learn about African soldiers in Roman Cumbria; the former enslaved boy who became Samuel Johnson’s servant, friend and heir; Queen Victoria’s Black goddaughter; life after the transatlantic slave trade for freed enslaved people; and contemporary Brixton, South London. The stepping stones of our progress will be a series of BBC Black History Plaques created for the television series Black and British: A Forgotten History (BBC, 2016). For more information about the heritage and history of Black people in Britain, visit the Black Cultural Archives on the Google Arts and Culture website, where you’ll find 4 online exhibitions involving the plaques.
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Blaise Castle House Museum1 - Picture Room
2 - Victorian Schoolroom
3 - 20th Century Fashion
4 - 19th Century Fashion
5 - In the Home
6 - In the Kitchen
7 - Curiosities, Clocks and Copper!
8 - Hallway
Henbury, Bristol, EnglandBlaise Castle House Museum is situated in Blaise Estate in Henbury, Bristol, England. The mansion house was built in 1796–98 for merchant and banker John Harford. The Harford family resided there for over 100 years. Today the mansion houses the museum’s collections of social and local history including domestic equipment, toys, paintings, dress and textiles. The house, and the “castle” (built in 1766 as a summer house) are of historical significance along with numerous other structures on the estate, including an orangery and dairy.
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Blast to the Edge: Eurofighter Typhoon1 - I Fly Alone
2 - Dress to Survive
3 - In the Hangar
4 - No Ordinary Job
5 - Learning to Fly
6 - Preparing for Take-off
7 - In the Cockpit
8 - Comparing Aircraft
United KingdomAccelerate to the edge of space, beyond the speed of sound, in the world's most advanced multi-role fighter aircraft: the Eurofighter Typhoon. Follow a pilot's journey from suiting-up to training in a $1 billion facility, and step into the cockpit of the incredible state-of-the-art $200 million aircraft.
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