Solar Geoengineering

Solar Geoengineering

  Our English lesson today has to do with climate change and science. Our topic is ‘Solar Geoengineering’, which is one of the solutions that some climate scientists are recommending as a partial solution to the problem of global warming. Here are the words you...
Elon Musk buys Twitter for $44 billion

Elon Musk buys Twitter for $44 billion

  Our English vocabulary selection today is about Elon Musk’s purchase of 44 billion dollars worth of shares of  Twitter last week. It was almost impossible to have missed the news, and that’s because Twitter is the favorite social network of politicians and...
Fertilizer Shortage

Fertilizer Shortage

  Our English vocabulary selection today regards fertilizer. You know, fertilizer, the stuff you add to the ground where you are growing plants to make them grow better, and faster. Fertilizer is a very relevant topic since there is now a global shortage of this...
Sovereign Debt and Default

Sovereign Debt and Default

    Our English vocabulary selection today has to do with sovereign debt and default. This is a very relevant topic as soaring commodity prices and higher interest rates are putting the finances of many poor countries at risk. Okay. Let’s get started with...
Inflation | English Lesson

Inflation | English Lesson

  Hello and welcome. My name is Alan Robert, and today is April 12th, 2022.   Our English vocabulary selection today has to do with inflation. We’ve touched upon inflation in recent previous podcasts when we have looked at the tendency of central banks to raise...