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Virtual Microscope

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Virtual Microscope Updated content
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 22 Jun 2016
Examine moon rocks and meteorites up close with our Virtual Microscope

Why is it time to revisit the Moon?

Why is it time to revisit the Moon? Copyrighted image Copyright: Thinkstock New content
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 21 Jun 2016
Join our audience in Cardiff or online to discover if it's time for us to head back to the Moon.

OpenLearn Live: 17th June 2016

OpenLearn Live: 17th June 2016 Copyright free image Copyright free: NASA New content
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 17 Jun 2016
The moon that wasn't there. Twice. Then more free learning through the day.

OpenLearn Live: 16th June 2016

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OpenLearn Live: 16th June 2016 Copyright free image Copyright free: USGS New content
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 16 Jun 2016
A dark, blue moon; Frankenstein's 200th birthday and fast food boxes that deliver virtual reality. Free learning from across the day.

OpenLearn Live: 14th June 2016

OpenLearn Live: 14th June 2016 Copyrighted image Copyright: NASA-JHUAPL-SwRI
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 14 Jun 2016
Charon, locked in a dance with Pluto. Then more free learning across the day.

Stargazing Live: Series One

Stargazing Live: Series One Copyrighted image Copyright: BBC
Introductory level Updated 10 Jun 2016
Originally broadcast in 2011: Whether you are a keen astronomer or new to stargazing, we have some helpful tools to help you start searching the...

OpenLearn Live: 6th June 2016

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OpenLearn Live: 6th June 2016 Copyrighted image Copyright: ESA/ATG medialab
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 06 Jun 2016
Starting back with news of the planet's magnetic field; and why Ali might very well have been "the greatest". Free learning from across the day.

OpenLearn Live: 22nd April 2016

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OpenLearn Live: 22nd April 2016 Copyrighted image Copyright: BBC
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...

60 second adventures in microgravity

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60 second adventures in microgravity Creative commons image The Open University under Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0 license
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 08 Apr 2016
What is microgravity, and how does it help science research? This series, funded by the UK Space Agency, explores how we recreate microgravity...