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Stargazing Live: Series One

Stargazing Live: Series One Copyrighted image Copyright: BBC
Introductory level Updated 10 Jun 2016
Originally broadcast in 2011: Whether you are a keen astronomer or new to stargazing, we have some helpful tools to help you start searching the...

Life - with David Attenborough

Life - with David Attenborough Copyrighted image Copyright: Rupert Barrington
Duration 5 mins Updated 27 May 2016
David Attenborough explores the vibrant mix of life found on our plant - where it comes from, and what threatens it.

City in The Sky

City in The Sky Copyrighted image Copyright: The BBC
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 26 May 2016
This three-part OU/BBC co-production on BBC Two investigates the 'City in the Sky'. You will never look at your time aloft in the same...

Genius of the Modern World

Featuring: Video Video
Genius of the Modern World Copyrighted image Copyright: The BBC
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 23 May 2016
In this three-part OU/BBC co-production for BBC Four, Bettany Hughes explores the life and works of Karl Marx, Friedrich Nietzsche and Sigmund...

Frozen Planet

Frozen Planet Copyrighted image Copyright: BBC
Updated 20 May 2016
A stunning portrait of life at the poles, presented by David Attenborough

Paxman in Brussels: Who really rules us?

Paxman in Brussels: Who really rules us? Copyrighted image Copyright: The BBC
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 16 May 2016
In this one-off programme on BBC 1, Jeremy Paxman asks whether we have given the power to rule us to Europe, and if we have does it matter?

Charles Darwin And The Tree Of Life

Featuring: Video Video
Charles Darwin And The Tree Of Life Copyrighted image Copyright: Production team
Updated 14 May 2016
David Attenborough takes a passionate, personal journey through Darwin's discoveries.

The Big C & Me

Featuring: Video Video
The Big C & Me Copyrighted image Copyright: BBC
Updated 11 May 2016
With millions of people living with cancer, this OU/BBC series follows the lives of some of them as they deal with everything the disease has to...

Life In Cold Blood

Featuring: Video Video
Life In Cold Blood Copyrighted image Copyright: Production team
Updated 29 Apr 2016
David Attenborough explores the lives of amphibians and reptiles - cold blood, but amazing creatures. Watch clips and find out more.

Life In The Undergrowth

Featuring: Video Video
Life In The Undergrowth Copyrighted image Copyright: The Open University / Karen Parker
Updated 29 Apr 2016
David Attenborough pushes back the foliage and finds a world of invertebrates.