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Is the UK media failing Welsh voters?

Is the UK media failing Welsh voters? Creative commons image John Lord under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license New content
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 22 Apr 2016
With elections for the welsh Assembly taking place in a fortnight, are voters getting a clear picture?

OpenLearn Live: 22nd April 2016

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OpenLearn Live: 22nd April 2016 Copyrighted image Copyright: BBC New content
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 22 Apr 2016
Tributes to Prince from around, and beyond, the world; plus a TV institution that has lasted longer than Corrie. Then more free learning through...

Queen Elizabeth II is 90

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Queen Elizabeth II is 90 New content
Updated 20 Apr 2016
As Queen Elizabeth II turns 90, take a look at the key moments in her life, reign and British history with our interactive timelines with photos,...

Throwing light on research by South & Central American scientists

Throwing light on research by South & Central American scientists Copyrighted image Copyright: RedLBC New content
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 19 Apr 2016
Latin American scientists are coming together to promote their work more widely. Felix Moronta explains how.

OpenLearn Live: 5th April 2016

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OpenLearn Live: 5th April 2016 Creative commons image Hudson Institute under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 05 Apr 2016
Rupert Murdoch's attempt to create an old-style, brand-new newspaper. Then more free learning across the day.

Superqueeroes: Gender and superheroes

Superqueeroes: Gender and superheroes Copyrighted image Copyright: iStock
Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 16 Mar 2016
Why is Wonder Woman only playing a secondary role in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice?  This article looks at the role of gender in...

Batman v Superman: Are superheroes always good?

Batman v Superman: Are superheroes always good? Copyrighted image Copyright: iStock
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 10 Mar 2016
The latest hit movie Batman v Superman deals with the dangers of too much power - a theme that was all to common to the Ancient Greeks whose heroes...

OpenLearn Live: 10th March 2016

OpenLearn Live: 10th March 2016 Creative commons image Neil Howard under Creative Commons BY-NC 4.0 license
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 10 Mar 2016
The company that created a publishing powerhouse in Dundee. Then more free learning across the day.

Is New Day a false dawn for the print industry?

Is New Day a false dawn for the print industry? Creative commons image Marion Doss under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 26 Feb 2016
The Independent announced the closure of its print edition, but almost straight away Trinity Mirror said they'd launch a new paper. What's...

The Passing of the New: Bowie and Boulez

The Passing of the New: Bowie and Boulez Copyrighted image Copyright: Mark Waters | Dreamstime.com
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 13 Jan 2016
Are there any similarities between David Bowie and Pierre Boulez who both passed early on in January 2016?