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OU on the BBC: Inside Science - Breath-detecting disease

OU on the BBC: Inside Science - Breath-detecting disease Copyrighted image Credit: Claire Turner
Updated 24 Dec 2013
Tis the week to talk about: Bacteriophages, breath-detecting disease, our bees electric and DNA barcoding.

The selective breeding of dogs

The selective breeding of dogs Copyrighted image Credit: © Caleb Foster | Dreamstime.com
Introductory Level Updated 29 Aug 2013
Selective breeding: How does it work and why is it done?

Dogs under the microscope

Dogs under the microscope Copyrighted image Credit: Grecu Mihail Alin | Dreamstime.com
Introductory Level Updated 29 Aug 2013
Dr Mark Hirst delves into Dog DNA to explain where they came from and why there are so many different types.

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A tour of the cell

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A tour of the cell Copyright free image Credit: © Thomas Deerinck, NCMIR/Science Photo Library
Intermediate Level Duration 12 hours Updated 17 Oct 2013
This unit contains a blend of text and a multimedia interactive component to look at the uniformity and diversity within cells. Fundamental to...

Energy resources: An introduction to energy resources

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Energy resources: An introduction to energy resources Copyrighted image Credit: Used with permission
Intermediate Level Duration 8 hours Updated 16 Mar 2012
Energy resources are essential for any society, be it one dependent on subsistence farming or an industrialised country. There are many different...