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OU on the BBC: Ever Wondered...? - Environment

OU on the BBC: Ever Wondered...? - Environment Copyrighted image Credit: Used with permission
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 08 Aug 2006
Countryside, waste, climate change - have you ever wondered what's happening to the environment?

Environmentally friendly energy

Environmentally friendly energy Copyrighted image Credit: BBC
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 01 Aug 2006
An article about efficient energy use and environmentally friendly energy resources.

Ice Ages and 'carboniferous states of thought'

Ice Ages and 'carboniferous states of thought' Copyrighted image Credit: Used with permission
Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 30 Jun 2006
Kathryn Yusoff reveals how story of the interdependent world is told in ice and coal

Declaration of Interdependence

Declaration of Interdependence Copyrighted image Credit: BBC
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 30 Jun 2006
Joe Smith, Kathryn Yusoff and Nigel Clark issue their Declaration of Interdependence

Abrupt climate change

Abrupt climate change Copyrighted image Credit: Production team
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 30 Jun 2006
Nigel Clark wonders if the tipping point for the climate may also be a tipping point for our attitudes

What shall we tell the children?

What shall we tell the children? Copyrighted image Credit: Production team
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 19 May 2006
The public have been badly served by politics and the media on climate change. The presence of a David Attenborough blockbuster on the topic in a...

Taking the temperature

Taking the temperature Copyrighted image Credit: Production team
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 13 Feb 2006
How do you go about taking the temperature of the entire globe throughout the last 1000 years? Stephen Peake explains the detective work involved

Human impacts on the lives of animals

Human impacts on the lives of animals Copyrighted image Credit: Production team
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 09 Nov 2005
Tim Halliday explores the human impact upon animals

Rocks - The Earth's Clocks

Rocks - The Earth's Clocks Copyrighted image Credit: Used with permission
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 24 Oct 2005
Janet Sumner describes how we can tell the history of the climate from clues left in the rocks