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OU on TV and radio this week - 03-12-11 to 09-12-11

Updated Friday 2nd December 2011

David Attenborough brings The Frozen Planet to a close, while Laurie Taylor considers selective education.

Sunday 4th December

11.30am BBC Two Scotland
3.10pm BBC One England, Wales & Northern Ireland Frozen Planet
A double-bill, starting with winters so cold they freeze the seabed... David Attenborough Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University BBC One, Wednesday, 9pm

12.30pm BBC Two Scotland
4.10pm BBC One England, Wales, Northern Ireland Frozen Planet
… and concluding with the extraordinary people who live and work in the ice.
Explore the polar regions

Monday 5th December

12.15am BBC Radio 4 Thinking Allowed
How do grammar schools really affect social mobility?
Watch: Leaning into the light

Tuesday 6th December

11.00am BBC Radio 4 Saving Species
More from the conservationists trying to preserve the natural world.
Watch: Exploring oak woodland

Wednesday 7th December

4.00pm BBC Radio 4 Thinking Allowed
Laurie Taylor and guests investigate the latest thinking on social sciences.

9.00pm BBC One Frozen Planet
David Attenborough concludes the series with an examination of how long the Frozen Planet can survive in a world getting ever warmer.
Join in with the Creative Climate project

Thursday 7th December

9.00pm BBC Radio 4 Saving Species


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