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    27 Apr 2018

  • Why cancer cells go to sleep: the mystery of cancer dormancy

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 27 Apr 2018
    New studies are challenging our understanding of the disease and teaching us more about dormant cells.
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    British Science Week

    Celebrate all things science with British Science Week 9th - 18th March 2018! We've got free courses, games,...

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    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    18 Mar 2018

  • British Science Week

    British Science Week Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: British Science Week
    Introductory level Duration 1 hour 30 mins Updated 18 Mar 2018
    Celebrate all things science with British Science Week 9th - 18th March 2018! We've got free courses, games, animations and more...
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    Activity

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    Level: 1 Introductory

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    13 Mar 2018

  • Download your free 'Oceans' poster

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    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 13 Mar 2018
    Download your free 'Oceans' poster to accompany the OU/BBC series 'Blue Planet 2'.
  • Information blackout at the Council of Europe?

    By David Erdos

    The Council of Europe's crucial activities come with a deep responsibility to ensure public access to its historic...

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    19 Feb 2018

  • Information blackout at the Council of Europe?

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 19 Feb 2018
    The Council of Europe's crucial activities come with a deep responsibility to ensure public access to its historic decision-making. Unfortunately, this has...
  • Climate change is triple risk to Europe

    By Tim Radford

    New studies confirm climate change’s triple risk to Europe. The heat is on, lives are at risk and the floods are...

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    19 Feb 2018

  • Climate change is triple risk to Europe

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 19 Feb 2018
    New studies confirm climate change’s triple risk to Europe. The heat is on, lives are at risk and the floods are arriving earlier.
  • Canada & UK launch coal phaseout plan

    By Mitchell Beer

    At the UN climate summit, a group of countries has undertaken to end the use and the financing of coal.

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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    19 Feb 2018

  • Canada & UK launch coal phaseout plan

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 19 Feb 2018
    At the UN climate summit, a group of countries has undertaken to end the use and the financing of coal.
  • How is the IPCC helping scientists talk about climate change?

    Climate change is about massive narrative and minute details. How can scientists help the wider public understand the...

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    30 Jan 2018

  • How is the IPCC helping scientists talk about climate change?

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    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 30 Jan 2018
    Climate change is about massive narrative and minute details. How can scientists help the wider public understand the changing planet?
  • ‘Irrational emotions’ and their cognitive impenetrability

    By Raamy Majeed

    Raamy Majeed considers ‘irrational’ and ‘recalcitrant’ emotions and the various theories attached to these...

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    5 mins

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    30 Jan 2018

  • ‘Irrational emotions’ and their cognitive impenetrability

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 30 Jan 2018
    Raamy Majeed considers ‘irrational’ and ‘recalcitrant’ emotions and the various theories attached to these cognitive and emotional responses.
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    Catching History's Criminals: The Forensics Story

    Gabriel Weston investigates the world of the forensic scientist and the murders they've helped to solve.

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    Level: 1 Introductory

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    24 Jan 2018

  • Catching History's Criminals: The Forensics Story

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 24 Jan 2018
    Gabriel Weston investigates the world of the forensic scientist and the murders they've helped to solve.
  • Mashing up the Union Jack

    By Dr Giota Alevizou

    Can Gil Doron’s intriguing proposals to remix different heritages in a national flag aid processes of cultural...

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    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    09 Jan 2018

  • Mashing up the Union Jack

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 09 Jan 2018
    Can Gil Doron’s intriguing proposals to remix different heritages in a national flag aid processes of cultural syncretism?

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    The Diploma in Paramedic Science is designed for paramedics who are already HPC...

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    How can we best think about and live sustainably within natural and built...

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    This certificate provides a broad introduction to health sciences, exploring some...

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    Diploma of Higher Education in Natural Sciences
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