watch: Mikael Colville-Andersen 'Why we shouldn't cycle with a bike helmet'




http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=07o-TASvIxY

How has the idea of a 'good life' changed?
What is the connection between bicycle use and the most liveable cities?
What is the 'culture of fear'? How has it come about?
How has fear affected bike use?
The speaker makes a comparison with cars. What is it?
What do the numbers 30, 1500 and 20 represent?
What does the speaker hope will happen?

Grammar: quantifiers/comparing/contrasting

http://www.grammar-quizzes.com/compare.html

Sheryl Sandberg: Why we have too few women leaders

http://www.ted.com/talks/sheryl_sandberg_why_we_have_too_few_women_leaders.html




Watch: backpacker survives by drinking his own urine

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-21490782

Watch: Koala Hospital

http://www.abc.net.au/btn/story/s3633746.htm

http://www.abc.net.au/btn/story/s3633746.htm

Listen: high speed rail in the US

http://www.npr.org/2013/02/16/172199502/high-speed-rail-buzz-overpowers-daily-chug-of-freight-trains

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Watch: North Korea

http://www.abc.net.au/btn/story/s3687415.htm


Watch: Benjamin Wallace 'The Price of Happiness'
http://www.ted.com/talks/benjamin_wallace_on_the_price_of_happiness.html