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  • For some people, staying awake might help fight depression Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: 12019

    For some people, staying awake might help fight depression

    By Linda Geddes

    Triple chronology appears to have positive results in treating some people with depression. Staying awake for better...

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    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    14 Feb 2018

  • For some people, staying awake might help fight depression

    For some people, staying awake might help fight depression Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: 12019 New content
    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 14 Feb 2018
    Triple chronology appears to have positive results in treating some people with depression. Staying awake for better mental health might sound odd, but - as...
  • The taste of love on different tongues: What language tells us about love Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: Zteven
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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    14 Feb 2018

  • The taste of love on different tongues: What language tells us about love

    The taste of love on different tongues: What language tells us about love Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: Zteven New content
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 14 Feb 2018
    Tim Lomas explored the world's languages and discovered words for types of love with no English equivalent. He reckons there's at least fourteen flavours of...
  • Does handing a company on to the children work? Creative commons image Icon Robertson family archive under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license

    Does handing a company on to the children work?

    By Daniela Scur

    Research shows the first causal evidence that dynastic family firms have worse management practices, says Daniela...

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    07 Feb 2018

  • Does handing a company on to the children work?

    Does handing a company on to the children work? Creative commons image Icon Robertson family archive under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Feb 2018
    Research shows the first causal evidence that dynastic family firms have worse management practices, says Daniela Scur.
  • Blue Monday: An OpenLearn reading list Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: OltreCreativeAgency

    Blue Monday: An OpenLearn reading list

    Blue chat for a blue day: collecting some thoughts on the marketing wheeze that is Blue Monday.

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    12 Jan 2018

  • Blue Monday: An OpenLearn reading list

    Blue Monday: An OpenLearn reading list Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: OltreCreativeAgency
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 12 Jan 2018
    Blue chat for a blue day: collecting some thoughts on the marketing wheeze that is Blue Monday.
  • What is a Tunisian dig telling us about female mobility of the Phoenicians? Creative commons image Icon Norbert Nagel under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license
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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    11 Jan 2018

  • What is a Tunisian dig telling us about female mobility of the Phoenicians?

    What is a Tunisian dig telling us about female mobility of the Phoenicians? Creative commons image Icon Norbert Nagel under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 11 Jan 2018
    DNA and archaology are coming together to reveal how multicultural a great Empire was.
  • What does clay tell us about the possibility of life on Mars? Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: NASA/JPL-Caltech/MSSS/JHU-APL
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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    22 Dec 2017

  • What does clay tell us about the possibility of life on Mars?

    What does clay tell us about the possibility of life on Mars? Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: NASA/JPL-Caltech/MSSS/JHU-APL
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 22 Dec 2017
    Dave Rotherey explains the implications of new research into the clay surface of Mars.
  • Dreaming of an answer to narcolepsy: Why don't we understand sleep? Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: After Bernhard Keil
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    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    22 Dec 2017

  • Dreaming of an answer to narcolepsy: Why don't we understand sleep?

    Dreaming of an answer to narcolepsy: Why don't we understand sleep? Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: After Bernhard Keil
    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 22 Dec 2017
    For the first 20 years of his life, Henry Nicholls had a healthy relationship with sleep. Shortly after his 21st birthday, he began to experience symptoms of...
  • Can protective headgear increase the risk of injury to rugby players? Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: Cpl Keenan Zelazoski / US Marines
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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    22 Dec 2017

  • Can protective headgear increase the risk of injury to rugby players?

    Can protective headgear increase the risk of injury to rugby players? Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: Cpl Keenan Zelazoski / US Marines
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 22 Dec 2017
    While cuts and bruises may be avoided, new research suggests that wearing headgear during rugby can put players at greater risk. Andrew Barnes explains his...
  • Hallowain't III: Woodfrogs

    A block of ice melts away, and there sits a frog. Is this an ice monster of some sort? No.

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    27 Oct 2017

  • Hallowain't III: Woodfrogs

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 27 Oct 2017
    A block of ice melts away, and there sits a frog. Is this an ice monster of some sort? No.
  • Uncertainty within the Realm of Statistics Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: The image is a drawn diagram from an academic at the OU

    Uncertainty within the Realm of Statistics

    By Katie Chicot

    Mathematician and tutor, Katie Chicot, questions the role of "certainty" within the realm of statistical data....

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    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    06 Oct 2017

  • Uncertainty within the Realm of Statistics

    Uncertainty within the Realm of Statistics Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: The image is a drawn diagram from an academic at the OU
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 06 Oct 2017
    Mathematician and tutor, Katie Chicot, questions the role of "certainty" within the realm of statistical data. She interviews Carol Calvert on the...

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    Advancing social work practice

    Advanced level Duration 600 hours Updated 19 Feb 2018 Register by 13 Sep 2018
    This is an interdisciplinary module with subject matter derived from psychology,...

    Evaluating psychology: research and practice

    Advanced level Duration 1200 hours Updated 19 Feb 2018 Register by 20 Sep 2018
    This module examines how cognitive, social, counselling and forensic psychology...

    Issues in research with children and young people

    Advanced level Duration 600 hours Updated 19 Feb 2018 Register by 13 Sep 2018
    Are you interested in how research can contribute to our understandings of...

    Multilayer switching - CCNP 3

    Multilayer switching - CCNP 3 Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Dreamstime
    Advanced level Duration 300 hours Updated 19 Feb 2018 Register by 12 Apr 2018
    As a Cisco Academy, we can offer you the opportunity to study the Cisco Certified...

    Developing research skills in science

    Developing research skills in science Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: 12019
    Advanced level Duration 300 hours Updated 19 Feb 2018 Register by 13 Sep 2018
    This module builds on your undergraduate level science to develop a strong...

    MA English part 1

    Advanced level Duration 1200 hours Updated 19 Feb 2018 Register by 20 Sep 2018
    In this masters-level module you will explore a rich and varied range of literary...

    The MSc professional project

    Advanced level Duration 300 hours Updated 19 Feb 2018 Register by 30 Sep 2018
    This will be the capstone module of your chosen MSc. This is your opportunity to...

    Research methods for finance

    Advanced level Duration 300 hours Updated 19 Feb 2018 Register by 18 Oct 2018
    This module introduces students to the underlying principles of research in modern...

    Research project

    Research project Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University/Karen Parker
    Advanced level Duration 600 hours Updated 19 Feb 2018 Register by 30 Jul 2018
    This will be the final module in your chosen MSc, building on your existing...

    Children and young people's worlds: frameworks for integrated practice

    Advanced level Duration 600 hours Updated 19 Feb 2018 Register by 20 Sep 2018
    This is an interdisciplinary module about children's experiences in the...
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