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World Space Week: Is there life beyond the Earth?

World Space Week: Is there life beyond the Earth? Copyrighted image Credit: photos.com New content
Intermediate level Duration 1 hour Updated 16 Sep 2014
Open University academics will be discussing their recent findings during a special World Space Week Lecture: Is there life beyond the Earth?

Commonwealth Games 2014

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Commonwealth Games 2014 Copyrighted image Credit: Crown Copyright
Updated 25 Jun 2014
Achieve your personal best, study a free course on the Business of Football, and delve deeper into the world of sport, fitness and management with...

World Cup: love it or hate it?

World Cup: love it or hate it? Creative commons image Credit: alobos Life under CC BY-NC-ND 2.00 licence
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 09 Jun 2014
Whether you love the World Cup or hate it, we have something to occupy your time... 

The 70th Anniversary of D-Day

The 70th Anniversary of D-Day Creative commons image Credit: The U.S. Army under CC BY 2.0 licence
Updated 05 Jun 2014
On the 6th June 1944 the Allied invasion of Normandy began. This year (2014) marks the 70th Anniversary of 'D-Day'.

Dying Matters Awareness Week 2014

Dying Matters Awareness Week 2014 Copyrighted image Credit: Jupiter Images
Updated 13 May 2014
Learn more about death and dying matters during this year's Dying Matters Awareness Week: 12-18 May.

Giro D'Italia: The Big Start 2014

Giro D'Italia: The Big Start 2014 Copyrighted image Credit: Giro D'Italia Big Start
Updated 29 Apr 2014
In May 2014, one of the biggest cycle races visits the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland for its early stages.

El Greco: 400 years since his death

El Greco: 400 years since his death Copyright free image Credit: Public domain image
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Apr 2014
On the 400th anniversary of El Greco's death, we revisit the man, and how his exposure to varied visual cultures developed a unqiue style.