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The creation of evolution

The creation of evolution Copyrighted image Credit: photos.com
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 18 Nov 2009
What drove Darwin? Biographer Jim Moore shared his insights with the Breaking Science team

A reader's guide to Darwin: The Life of a Tormented Evolutionist

A reader's guide to Darwin: The Life of a Tormented Evolutionist Copyrighted image Credit: photos.com
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 02 Feb 2009
As part of the celebration of Darwin's bicentenary, we invite you to join us reading what is considered by many to be the definitive biography....

Meet Professor Kaplinsky

Meet Professor Kaplinsky Copyrighted image Credit: Production team
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 29 May 2008
Meet Professor Raphael Kaplinsky, the 2008 Open University Lecturer.

Anthony Giddens: A biography

Anthony Giddens: A biography Copyrighted image Credit: Polity
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 14 Nov 2007
As Anthony Giddens prepares to give the 2007 Pavis Lecture, Shaun McMann introduces the man and his work.

Timewatch: The secret history of Genghis Khan

Timewatch: The secret history of Genghis Khan Copyrighted image Credit: BBC
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 18 Jan 2006
The Secret History of the Mongols reveals an unexpected, secret history of Genghis Khan.

What are you looking for? From identification to investigation

What are you looking for? From identification to investigation Copyrighted image Credit: photos.com
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 06 Jan 2006
When you research your forebears, what are you actually looking for - and how can you make sense of what you find? Evelyn Kerslake suggests that...

Family and Identity

Family and Identity Copyrighted image Credit: Used with permission
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 13 May 2005
Peter Claus explores the interface between academic history and recreational genealogy.

Darwin: The Expert View

Darwin: The Expert View Copyrighted image Credit: Production team
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 21 Oct 2004
Dr Paul Underhill considers the emotional turmoil Charles Darwin underwent as he faced the prospect of exposing his research on evolution to the...

Meet Anna Ford

Meet Anna Ford Copyrighted image Credit: Used with permission
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 14 Sep 2004
Meet Anna Ford, our guide through The Other Medicine.