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OU on the BBC: Life In The Undergrowth

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Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 20 Nov 2014
David Attenborough explores the life of insects and other invertebrates.

OU on the BBC: Timewatch - Last Day of World War One

OU on the BBC: Timewatch - Last Day of World War One Copyrighted image Credit: BBC
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 07 Nov 2014
Michael Palin joins the Timewatch team to discover why troops were still dying after the peace had been signed.

OU on the BBC: The Market - Inside Billingsgate

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Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 06 Nov 2014
The sustainability of fish stocks threatens the future for Billingsgate - but there are more pressing challenges to the traditions of London's fish...

OU on the BBC: Trust Me, I'm A Doctor - Alertness

OU on the BBC: Trust Me, I'm A Doctor - Alertness Copyrighted image Credit: BBC
Updated 27 Oct 2014
Does caffeine really help us to stay alert and what are the alternatives? In this programme some surprising ways to boost our brains are put to the...

OU on the BBC: Trust Me, I'm A Doctor - Superfoods

OU on the BBC: Trust Me, I'm A Doctor - Superfoods Copyrighted image Credit: BBC
Updated 20 Oct 2014
Can foods be as potent as medicines? The second episode of Trust Me, I'm a Doctor investigates the truth about superfoods.

The Secret History Of Our Streets - Reverdy Road

The Secret History Of Our Streets - Reverdy Road Creative commons image Credit: Martin Addison under CC-BY-SA licence
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 17 Oct 2014
A street that didn't make it through the war unscathed - but with a home to a doctor that has survived since the 1880s.

The Secret History Of Our Streets - Arnold Circus

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Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 16 Oct 2014
Britain's first council estate was closely planned - how is it faring in the 21st century?

OU on the BBC: Trust Me, I'm a Doctor

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Updated 10 Oct 2014
Is coffee good or bad for my heart? Which painkiller should I take? Find answers to your health questions with Michael Mosley in the BBC Two series...

OU on the BBC: Secrets Of Our Living Planet

OU on the BBC: Secrets Of Our Living Planet Copyrighted image Credit: BBC
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 09 Oct 2014
Ten million species sharing one small planet. How does that work, then?

The Secret History Of Our Streets - Deptford High Street

The Secret History Of Our Streets - Deptford High Street Creative commons image Credit: Mike Quinn under CC-BY-SA licence
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 09 Oct 2014
How did the "Oxford Street of South London" come to be one of the poorest shopping streets in modern London?