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Entrainment

Featuring: Video Video
Entrainment Copyrighted image Copyright: The Open University 2008
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Oct 2008
Open University ethnomusicologist Martin Clayton describes how his study of music and its performance in different cultural settings has allowed...

A poster boy for academic research

A poster boy for academic research Copyrighted image Copyright: NASA
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 21 Jul 2008
When it comes to academic posters a snappy title and some eye catching images help in getting a complex message across

The credit crunch and SMEs

The credit crunch and SMEs Copyrighted image Copyright: The Open University / Karen Parker
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 02 Jun 2008
Small businesses are likely to be the wost affected by the recession.

Human use of animals

Featuring: Audio Audio
Human use of animals Copyrighted image Copyright: BBC
Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 13 Feb 2008
Peter Singer, possibly the most famous philosopher in the world, sparked the birth of the animal rights movement. Discover his take on the human...

Being a scientist

Being a scientist Copyrighted image Copyright: BBC
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 27 Sep 2007
An introduction to what scientists do and what science means - but answering those questions just creates more questions...

Finding treasure

Finding treasure Copyrighted image Copyright: photos.com
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 04 Sep 2007
So you've found some hidden treasure... now what do you do?

The making of Bloody Omaha 3: Research success

The making of Bloody Omaha 3: Research success Creative commons image peprice under CC-BY-NC-SA licence under Creative-Commons license
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 21 Jun 2007
Researcher Georgina Leslie's diary on the making of the Timewatch programme Bloody Omaha. Georgina contacts some of the surviving Omaha veterans.

Leg before cricket: Chinmay Gupte

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Leg before cricket: Chinmay Gupte Copyrighted image Copyright: OU
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 09 May 2007
Former cricket star Dr Chinmay Gupte gave up the crease in favour of the laboratory. Once a budding test-cricketer, he decided he wanted to devote...