Improve your English vocabulary and listening in just six minutes!
Scientific research is discovering that jellyfish might provide a solution to plastic pollution in seas and oceans. Neil and Georgina learn how these rubbery sea creatures could help.

This week’s question:
What is the best way to treat jellyfish stings? Is it…
a) with ice
b) with salt
c) with vinegar

Listen to the programme to find out the answer.

environmentally friendly
not harmful to the environment, or having the least possible impact on it

single-use (plastics)
plastic products made to be used just once, only to be thrown away afterwards

unheard of
something that is surprising or shocking because it have not previously known about

thick, sticky liquid produced in certain parts of the body

able to absorb, or take in, liquid and other substances through a surface and hold them

objects that attracts certain metal objects or more generally, which attracts another material

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