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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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    • 4.5 • 9.4K 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.

    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
    Una cancha para ellas (A Field of Their Own)

    Una cancha para ellas (A Field of Their Own)

    In one of the poorest neighborhoods of Buenos Aires, a soccer coach helps girls fight for their right to play, building a feminist soccer league that becomes an example of inclusion in sports.

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

    • 22 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
9.4K Ratings

9.4K Ratings

Undertale5452 ,

Great work but......

My brother needs to translate this and it takes FOREVERRRRRRRRRE and there are about 200 languages in the world and I am not learning Spanish. I can’t find the japenese version plz send to me, but Duolingo is a great learning app. P.S. how do you activate the Japanese keyboard????

jet or jj ,

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wind2448 ,

What happened to this podcast?

This podcast used to have interesting stories, now it’s just far left propaganda under the guise of language studies.

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