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Frozen Planet

Frozen Planet Copyrighted image Copyright: BBC
Updated 20 May 2016
A stunning portrait of life at the poles, presented by David Attenborough

Paxman in Brussels: Who really rules us?

Paxman in Brussels: Who really rules us? Copyrighted image Copyright: The BBC New content
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 16 May 2016
In this one-off programme on BBC 1, Jeremy Paxman asks whether we have given the power to rule us to Europe, and if we have does it matter?

Charles Darwin And The Tree Of Life

Featuring: Video Video
Charles Darwin And The Tree Of Life Copyrighted image Copyright: Production team
Updated 14 May 2016
David Attenborough takes a passionate, personal journey through Darwin's discoveries.

The Big C & Me

The Big C & Me Copyrighted image Copyright: BBC
Updated 11 May 2016
With millions of people living with cancer, this OU/BBC series follows the lives of some of them as they deal with everything the disease has to...

OpenMinds: How can we solve crime?

OpenMinds: How can we solve crime? Creative commons image The Open University under Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0 license
Introductory level Updated 09 May 2016
What can citizens do to reduce crime? How can the police and public work together? How is social media changing criminal investigations? 

Life In Cold Blood

Featuring: Video Video
Life In Cold Blood Copyrighted image Copyright: Production team
Updated 29 Apr 2016
David Attenborough explores the lives of amphibians and reptiles - cold blood, but amazing creatures. Watch clips and find out more.

Life In The Undergrowth

Featuring: Video Video
Life In The Undergrowth Copyrighted image Copyright: The Open University / Karen Parker
Updated 29 Apr 2016
David Attenborough pushes back the foliage and finds a world of invertebrates.

Life Story

Featuring: Video Video
Life Story Copyrighted image Copyright: BBC/Anup Shah
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 29 Apr 2016
Life Story takes us on the greatest of all adventures – the journey through life. Find out more, and watch clips from the series.

International Jazz Day

Featuring: Audio Audio
International Jazz Day
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 29 Apr 2016
Let us inject a bit of jazz into your day as we celebrate International Jazz Day today (30 April).

OpenLearn Live: 29th April 2016

Featuring: Video Video
OpenLearn Live: 29th April 2016 Copyright free image Copyright free: Public domain
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 29 Apr 2016
The UK airport whose name stretches back before the Romans arrived. Then more learning across the day.