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  • Dr Manish Patel and Dr Stephen Lewis on Landing on Mars Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: ESA

    Dr Manish Patel and Dr Stephen Lewis on Landing on Mars

    By Dr Manish Patel, Stephen Lewis

    The ExoMars Trace Gas Orbiter is about to land on the red planet. In this short video, our OU academics explain their...

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    13 Oct 2016

  • Dr Manish Patel and Dr Stephen Lewis on Landing on Mars

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    Dr Manish Patel and Dr Stephen Lewis on Landing on Mars Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: ESA
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 13 Oct 2016
    The ExoMars Trace Gas Orbiter is about to land on the red planet. In this short video, our OU academics explain their role in the remarkable mission.
  • Burping fish are destroying the environment Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Jupiterimages
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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    11 Jan 2010

  • Burping fish are destroying the environment

    Burping fish are destroying the environment Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Jupiterimages
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 11 Jan 2010
    Are burping fish destroying our world?
  • Where does outer space begin? Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC

    Where does outer space begin?

    By Professor David Rothery

    We don't really know where space begins, as Dave Rothery explains

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    14 Aug 2009

  • Where does outer space begin?

    Where does outer space begin? Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 14 Aug 2009
    We don't really know where space begins, as Dave Rothery explains
  • Breaking Science: Frozen clones, friendly bacteria, Dalmations... Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: photos.com

    Breaking Science: Frozen clones, friendly bacteria, Dalmations...

    By The OpenLearn team

    How to remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere, clone a frozen mouse, and harness the elusive power of vitamins.

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    30 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    07 Nov 2008

  • Breaking Science: Frozen clones, friendly bacteria, Dalmations...

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    Breaking Science: Frozen clones, friendly bacteria, Dalmations... Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: photos.com
    Introductory level Duration 30 mins Updated 07 Nov 2008
    How to remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere, clone a frozen mouse, and harness the elusive power of vitamins.
  • How many lightbulb jokes does it take to save the world? Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Crackerclips | Dreamstime.com

    How many lightbulb jokes does it take to save the world?

    By Dr Joe Smith

    Humour has a part to play in getting the message about climate change across.

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    14 May 2008

  • How many lightbulb jokes does it take to save the world?

    How many lightbulb jokes does it take to save the world? Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Crackerclips | Dreamstime.com
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 14 May 2008
    Humour has a part to play in getting the message about climate change across.
  • Truth Will Out - Global warming is caused by human activity Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Production team
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    45 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    19 Apr 2007

  • Truth Will Out - Global warming is caused by human activity

    Truth Will Out - Global warming is caused by human activity Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Production team
    Introductory level Duration 45 mins Updated 19 Apr 2007
    Truth Will Out spoke to a number of experts in the field of climate change to get their view of global climate change. These articles were originally...
  • Venus craters Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: NASA

    Venus craters

    By The Stardate team

    Images provided by NASA of craters on the surface of Venus

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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    06 Apr 2006

  • Venus craters

    Venus craters Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: NASA
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 06 Apr 2006
    Images provided by NASA of craters on the surface of Venus
  • Venus's atmosphere Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: NASA

    Venus's atmosphere

    By The Stardate team

    What we know about the atmosphere on Venus - prior to the launch of Venus Express

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    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    06 Apr 2006

  • Venus's atmosphere

    Venus's atmosphere Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: NASA
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 06 Apr 2006
    What we know about the atmosphere on Venus - prior to the launch of Venus Express
  • Venus Express Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: ESA

    Venus Express

    By The Stardate team

    What are the aims of the Venus Express mission?

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    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    06 Apr 2006

  • Venus Express

    Venus Express Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: ESA
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 06 Apr 2006
    What are the aims of the Venus Express mission?
  • The basics of climate prediction Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Production team

    The basics of climate prediction

    By Sylvia Knight

    How can we say with any degree of certainty what the climate will be like in the future? Here's an introduction to...

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    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    13 Feb 2006

  • The basics of climate prediction

    The basics of climate prediction Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Production team
    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 13 Feb 2006
    How can we say with any degree of certainty what the climate will be like in the future? Here's an introduction to the basics.

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  • Watching the weather

    This free course, Watching the weather, describes how meteorological observations are made looking upwards from the surface of the Earth, looking...

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    10 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    21 Mar 2016

  • Watching the weather

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    Watching the weather Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission © NASA
    Introductory level Duration 10 hours Updated 21 Mar 2016
    This free course, Watching the weather, describes how meteorological observations...
  • Climate change

    Climate change is a key issue on today's social and political agenda. This free course explores the basic science that underpins climate change and...

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    18 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    21 Mar 2016

  • Climate change

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    Climate change Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Intermediate level Duration 18 hours Updated 21 Mar 2016
    Climate change is a key issue on today's social and political agenda. This free...
  • The Birth of Comedy

    Take the topical satire of Have I Got News For You and mix thoroughly with the adolescent humour of The Inbetweeners, add in a healthy dose of Monty Python...

    By The iTunes U team, The iTunes U team

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    Audio

    1 hour 15 mins

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    15 Aug 2013

  • The Birth of Comedy

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    The Birth of Comedy Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University
    Intermediate level Duration 1 hour 15 mins Updated 15 Aug 2013
    Take the topical satire of Have I Got News For You and mix thoroughly with the...

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    Earth science: a systems approach

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    Earth science: a systems approach
    Advanced level Duration 600 hours Updated 24 Jul 2017 Register by 11 Jan 2018
    Modern Earth science is the study of the Earth as a complex system of interacting...
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