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OU on the BBC: All in the Mind - Radicalisation and the bystander effect

OU on the BBC: All in the Mind - Radicalisation and the bystander effect Copyrighted image Credit: Artistashmita | Dreamstime.com New content
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 30 Oct 2014
Research into radicalisation, letters to help people overcome depression and the bystander effect are discussed on this week's All in the Mind....

OU on the BBC: All in the Mind

OU on the BBC: All in the Mind Creative commons image Credit: The Open University Updated content
Updated 30 Oct 2014
Join us for the series that explores the limits and potential of the human mind.

OU on the BBC: BBC Inside Science - The making of the Moon

OU on the BBC: BBC Inside Science - The making of the Moon Creative commons image Credit: zhiying_chen under CC-BY-NC-SA licence New content
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 30 Oct 2014
The fundamental question – where does the Moon come from? – is the focus of this week's BBC Inside Science.   

The Secret Life of Books: Frankenstein

The Secret Life of Books: Frankenstein Copyrighted image Credit: BBC Updated content
Updated 29 Oct 2014
Anatomist and author Professor Alice Roberts dissects one of the earliest examples of Science Fiction, Mary Shelley's Frankenstein. 

OU on the BBC: Life Story

OU on the BBC: Life Story Copyrighted image Credit: BBC/Anup Shah Updated content
Updated 28 Oct 2014
Life Story takes us on the greatest of all adventures – the journey through life.

OU on the BBC: Trust Me, I'm A Doctor - Alertness

OU on the BBC: Trust Me, I'm A Doctor - Alertness Copyrighted image Credit: BBC New content
Updated 27 Oct 2014
Does caffeine really help us to stay alert and what are the alternatives? In this programme some surprising ways to boost our brains are put to the...

The Bottom Line - Wearable technology

The Bottom Line - Wearable technology Creative commons image Credit: Scanrail | Dreamstime.com New content
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 27 Oct 2014
Evan Davis and guests discuss investments in wearable tech - will they go mainstream or are gadgets only for geeks?

OU on the BBC: Life

OU on the BBC: Life Copyrighted image Credit: Neil Lucas Updated content
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 24 Oct 2014
David Attenborough's ten-part exploration of the enormous variety of life on planet Earth.

OU on the BBC: Andrew Marr's History of the World - Age of Industry

OU on the BBC: Andrew Marr's History of the World - Age of Industry Copyrighted image Credit: BBC Updated content
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 23 Oct 2014
Andrew continues his epic series with the story of how Britain's Industrial Revolution created the modern world.