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OU on the BBC: More or Less - Female drink drivers, pub closures and The Rotterdam Effect

OU on the BBC: More or Less - Female drink drivers, pub closures and The Rotterdam Effect Copyrighted image Credit: Photodynamx | Dreamstime.com New content
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 22 May 2015
Tim Harford investigates the statistics behind female drink drivers, whether half our exports really go to Europe and the rate at which pubs in the...

OU on the BBC: Inside The Medieval Mind - About the series

OU on the BBC: Inside The Medieval Mind - About the series Copyrighted image Credit: photos.com Updated content
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 15 May 2015
In Inside the Medieval Mind one of the world’s greatest authorities on the Middle Ages, Professor Robert Bartlett investigates the...

Rough Science 1 Mediterranean: Video extras: Why Jonathan's a scientist

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Rough Science 1 Mediterranean: Video extras: Why Jonathan's a scientist Copyrighted image Credit: Production team Updated content
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 14 May 2015
Rough Scientist Jonathan Hare explains what got him into studying science in the first place, from the BBC/OU Rough Science 1 series

OU on the BBC: Life

OU on the BBC: Life Copyrighted image Credit: Neil Lucas
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 May 2015
David Attenborough's ten-part exploration of the enormous variety of life on planet Earth.

Stargazing Live Series 1

Stargazing Live Series 1 Creative commons image Credit: By bookgrl via Flickr under Creative Commons license
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 May 2015
Whether you are a keen astronomer or new to stargazing, we have some helpful tools to help you start searching the night sky.

OU on the BBC: Frozen Planet

OU on the BBC: Frozen Planet Creative commons image Credit: Will Hybrid under CC-BY-NC licence
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 01 May 2015
A stunning portrait of life at the poles, presented by David Attenborough

Wastemen: One Man's Rubbish, One Man's Treasure

Wastemen: One Man's Rubbish, One Man's Treasure Copyrighted image Credit: BBC
Updated 01 May 2015
The value of waste has never been higher - but it's not just financial value; the Wastemen are aware of the emotional value of some of the items...

OU on the BBC: Andrew Marr's History of the World - Survival

OU on the BBC: Andrew Marr's History of the World - Survival Copyrighted image Credit: BBC
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 24 Apr 2015
Andrew Marr sets off on an epic journey through 70,000 years of human history, starting with our earliest beginnings in Africa

Wartime Farm - Episode 1

Wartime Farm - Episode 1 Copyrighted image Credit: Lion TV / BBC
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 24 Apr 2015
After the outbreak of hostilities, our heroes of the Home Front get stuck in to keeping the nation fed.

The Secret History Of Our Streets - Deptford High Street

The Secret History Of Our Streets - Deptford High Street Creative commons image Credit: Mike Quinn under CC-BY-SA licence
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 16 Apr 2015
How did the "Oxford Street of South London" come to be one of the poorest shopping streets in modern London?