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OU on TV and radio this week - 07-09-13 to 13-09-13

Updated Friday 6th September 2013

The latest in scientific thinking, and a chance to catch up with the Child Of Our Time.

Saturday 7th September

Marcus DuSautoy Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC Eden, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 9.00am Eden Life In Cold Blood
The entire series, back-to-back, exploring the life of amphibians and reptiles.
Why are ampibians in decline?

2.00pm Eden Life In Cold Blood

7.00pm Eden Life In Cold Blood

Sunday 8th September

Midnight Eden Life In Cold Blood

8.00pm BBC Radio 4 More Or Less
Sorting the lies, the damn lies, and the statistics from each other.
Explore social science data with our tool

Monday 9th September

10.35pm BBC One Child Of Our Time: Growing Up
Catching up with the millennium babies - now crossing the cusp into post-millenial teenagers.
Order your free Becoming A Teenager booklet

Tuesday 10th September

Noon Eden The Code
Marcus DuSautoy untangles the mysterious numbers which are at the heart of the universe.
Can coral rings predict tsunamis?

9.00pm BBC Four Ancient Greece: The Greatest Show On Earth
How the Romans preserved Greek drama for posterity.
How satire has echoed down the ages

10.35pm BBC One Child Of Our Time: Changing Families
In the second programme, the focus is on the changing shape of the family in modern Britain.
Take our childhood surveys

11.00pm Eden The Code

Wednesday 11th September

2.45am BBC Four Ancient Greece: The Greatest Show On Earth

3.00am Eden The Code

Noon Eden The Code

11.00pm Eden The Code

Thursday 12th September

3.00am Eden The Code

Noon Eden The Code

4.00pm Eden Life In The Undergrowth
David Attenborough returns to explore the fascinating world of insects, spiders and all things crawling.
How did some creatures come to fly, while others stayed on the ground?

4.15pm BBC Two The Seven Ages Of Britain
David Dimbleby tells the story of the islands through the art of the time; starting with the Romans and the Normans.
Free OpenLearn course: The Roman Empire

4.30pm BBC Radio 4 BBC BBC Inside Science
A weekly soaking in the latest scientific thinking.
Take our meteoric challenges

9.00pm Eden Life In The Undergrowth

11.00pm Eden The Code

11.45pm BBC Four Ancient Greece: The Greatest Show On Earth

Friday 13th September

3.00am Eden The Code

4.35am Eden Life In The Undergrowth

4.00pm Eden Life
David Attenborough stops being picky and explores all life, everywhere.
Watch our Life video extras

4.15pm BBC Two The Seven Ages Of Britain
The second instalment explores the foundation of modern religion.
Free OpenLearn course: The Philosophy of Religion

4.30pm BBC Radio 4 More Or Less

9.00pm Eden Life

 

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