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  • The Detectives: Murder on the Streets Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC

    The Detectives: Murder on the Streets

    This four-part series follows Manchester's murder detectives as they crack complex cases in real time.

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    27 Sep 2017

  • The Detectives: Murder on the Streets

    The Detectives: Murder on the Streets Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC New content
    Introductory level Updated 27 Sep 2017
    This four-part series follows Manchester's murder detectives as they crack complex cases in real time.
  • The Human Body: Secrets of Your Life Revealed Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC

    The Human Body: Secrets of Your Life Revealed

    Discover the amazing journey we all make from the most helpless to the most sophisticated organism on earth. 

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    25 Sep 2017

  • The Human Body: Secrets of Your Life Revealed

    The Human Body: Secrets of Your Life Revealed Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC New content
    Introductory level Updated 25 Sep 2017
    Discover the amazing journey we all make from the most helpless to the most sophisticated organism on earth. 
  • Order your free 'Secrets of the Human Body' poster Creative commons image Icon The Open University under Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 license

    Order your free 'Secrets of the Human Body' poster

    Order your free 'Secrets of the Human Body' poster to accompany the OU/BBC series 'The Human Body: Secrets of your...

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    Level: 1 Introductory

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    21 Sep 2017

  • Order your free 'Secrets of the Human Body' poster

    Order your free 'Secrets of the Human Body' poster Creative commons image Icon The Open University under Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 license New content
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 21 Sep 2017
    Order your free 'Secrets of the Human Body' poster to accompany the OU/BBC series 'The Human Body: Secrets of your Life Revealed'.
  • International Day of Peace Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Georges Kyrillos | Dreamstime.com

    International Day of Peace

    By The OpenLearn team

    21 September is the UN's International Day of Peace. Learn more about peace and coping after conflict with these...

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    21 Sep 2017

  • International Day of Peace

    International Day of Peace Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Georges Kyrillos | Dreamstime.com Updated content
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 21 Sep 2017
    21 September is the UN's International Day of Peace. Learn more about peace and coping after conflict with these articles and videos.
  • Blue Planet II Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The BBC

    Blue Planet II

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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    21 Sep 2017

  • Blue Planet II

    Blue Planet II Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The BBC New content
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 21 Sep 2017
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  • Light And Dark Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC

    Light And Dark

    In this mind-bending series, Professor Jim Al-Khalili shows how by uncovering its secrets, scientists have used light to reveal the universe.

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    Updated on:

    18 Sep 2017

  • Light And Dark

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    Light And Dark Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC Updated content
    Introductory level Updated 18 Sep 2017
    In this mind-bending series, Professor Jim Al-Khalili shows how by uncovering its secrets, scientists have used light to reveal the universe.
  • The Material World: On Chesil Beach (getting closer to Titan) Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: ESA / NASA / JPL / University of Arizona

    The Material World: On Chesil Beach (getting closer to Titan)

    By Professor John Zarnecki, Karl Atkinson

    The OU's planetary scientists spend time on Chesil Beach, simulating the surface of Saturn's largest moon, Titan.

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    Level: 1 Introductory

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    18 Sep 2017

  • The Material World: On Chesil Beach (getting closer to Titan)

    The Material World: On Chesil Beach (getting closer to Titan) Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: ESA / NASA / JPL / University of Arizona Updated content
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 18 Sep 2017
    The OU's planetary scientists spend time on Chesil Beach, simulating the surface of Saturn's largest moon, Titan.
  • Hidden histories: Britain's oldest family businesses Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: Balsons Personal Archive - Used with permission

    Hidden histories: Britain's oldest family businesses

    Uncover the extraordinary history of three of Britain’s longest-running family businesses with this BBC Four series.

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    14 Sep 2017

  • Hidden histories: Britain's oldest family businesses

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    Hidden histories: Britain's oldest family businesses Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: Balsons Personal Archive - Used with permission Updated content
    Introductory level Updated 14 Sep 2017
    Uncover the extraordinary history of three of Britain’s longest-running family businesses with this BBC Four series.
  • Sound Waves: The Symphony of Physics Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The BBC

    Sound Waves: The Symphony of Physics

    Dr Helen Czerski takes us on a sonic odyssey through the sounds of the universe – to reveal what the physics of sound can tell us about the world...

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    10 mins

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    13 Sep 2017

  • Sound Waves: The Symphony of Physics

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    Sound Waves: The Symphony of Physics Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The BBC Updated content
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 13 Sep 2017
    Dr Helen Czerski takes us on a sonic odyssey through the sounds of the universe – to reveal what the physics of sound can tell us about the world and how it...
  • The Search for a New Earth Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC

    The Search for a New Earth

    Stephen Hawking believes if mankind is to survive we only have 100 years to colonise another planet… Can we? 

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    11 Sep 2017

  • The Search for a New Earth

    The Search for a New Earth Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC Updated content
    Introductory level Updated 11 Sep 2017
    Stephen Hawking believes if mankind is to survive we only have 100 years to colonise another planet… Can we?