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True stories for English speakers learning Spanish. From the makers of Duolingo, the most popular language-learning app, comes a new podcast that delivers fascinating real-life stories in easy-to-understand Spanish with English narration. These are not language lessons; they’re life lessons through language. Hosted by Martina Castro, co-founder of NPR’s Radio Ambulante.

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    • 4.6 • 65 Ratings

True stories for English speakers learning Spanish. From the makers of Duolingo, the most popular language-learning app, comes a new podcast that delivers fascinating real-life stories in easy-to-understand Spanish with English narration. These are not language lessons; they’re life lessons through language. Hosted by Martina Castro, co-founder of NPR’s Radio Ambulante.

    El perro que protestó (The Dog Who Protested)

    El perro que protestó (The Dog Who Protested)

    María Campos falls in love with a stray dog who has a knack for leading protests — and becomes a global symbol of unity and strength in Chile's historic social uprising.

    A transcript of this episode is available at podcast.duolingo.com.

    • 21 min
    Reforestación inteligente (Smart Reforestation)

    Reforestación inteligente (Smart Reforestation)

    After experiencing climate change-fueled wildfires in person, a young Spanish businessman searches for a solution to reforest the planet, with help from a tree-whispering monk.

    A transcript of this episode is available at podcast.duolingo.com.

    • 24 min
    Irse de Venezuela (Leaving Venezuela)

    Irse de Venezuela (Leaving Venezuela)

    Pushed away by growing insecurity and political unrest in her country, a Venezuelan woman follows her dream of moving to Georgia, USA. There, she faces a tough reality of the language barrier and harsh work conditions…obstacles she meets with a fighter's spirit.

    A transcript of this episode is available at podcast.duolingo.com.

    • 26 min
    Terapia de tatuajes (Tattoo Therapy)

    Terapia de tatuajes (Tattoo Therapy)

    A tattoo parlor in Barcelona helps survivors of domestic violence start a new chapter in their lives.

    A transcript of this episode is available at podcast.duolingo.com.

    • 22 min
    Buscando a los 33 (Finding the 33)

    Buscando a los 33 (Finding the 33)

    Eleven years ago, a young geologist named Sandra Jara became an unsung hero in the high-stakes race to rescue 33 trapped Chilean miners. Now, she’s telling her story.

    A transcript of this episode is available at podcast.duolingo.com.

    • 24 min
    El nopal es el nuevo cuero (Cactus is the New Leather)

    El nopal es el nuevo cuero (Cactus is the New Leather)

    After a fortuitous encounter in Taiwan, two Mexican friends decide to transform their national symbol into an ethical alternative for the fashion industry.

    A transcript of this episode is available at podcast.duolingo.com.

    • 24 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
65 Ratings

65 Ratings

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Excellent

Wonderful stories and well presented.

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Great to learn

This is a great way to understand other people speaking😀😀

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Yay

I love it 🥰

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