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OU on TV and radio this week - 15-10-11 to 21-10-11

Updated Friday 14th October 2011

Challenge your assumptions this week: can mess be good for business, and can species survival be bad for the environment?

Saturday 15th October

5.30am BBC News Channel The Bottom Line
Stephanie Flanders asks if a bit of mess can be a boost to business. A messy desk Creative commons image Icon Jeffrey Beal under CC-BY-ND licence under Creative-Commons license A right mess? [BBC News Channel, Saturday]
Watch: Nick Wheeler and Fiona Ellis-Chadwick discuss the challenges of internet marketing

2.30pm BBC News Channel The Bottom Line

10.30pm BBC News Channel The Bottom Line

Sunday 16th October

1.30am BBC News Channel The Bottom Line

10.30am BBC News Channel The Bottom Line

2.30pm BBC News Channel The Bottom Line

10.30pm BBC News Channel The Bottom Line

Monday 17th October

12.15am BBC Radio 4 Thinking Allowed
Has the world lost the art of the protest song?
Listen: Dissent as vocation

Tuesday 18th October

Midnight BBC Four The Gene Code
Another chance to see the programme unpicking our DNA
Play Unzip Your Genes

11.00am BBC Radio 4 Saving Species
Can helping a species survive create problems of its own?
Watch: Wicken Fen

Wednesday 19th October

4.00pm BBC Radio 4 Thinking Allowed
Another fresh chunk of social science thinking with Laurie Taylor

Thursday 20th October

9.00pm BBC Four Shock And Awe: The Story Of Electricity
The final part charting our relationship with a deadly force turned vital spark looks forward to the next big leap.
Take the Spark It Up challenge

9.00pm BBC Radio 4 Saving Species

11.00pm BBC HD Channel Shock And Awe: The Story Of Electricity

Friday 21st October

3.05am BBC HD Channel Shock And Awe: The Story Of Electricity

 

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