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Civilisations

Simon Schama, Mary Beard and David Olusoga explore the visual culture of societies around the globe.

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History & The Arts 

Genius of the Modern World

Bettany Hughes explores the life and works of Karl Marx, Friedrich Nietzsche and Sigmund Freud in the three part series from the OU and the BBC.

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Health, Sports & Psychology 

NHS at 70

Live from a hospital, Nick Robinson and Anita Rani ask the NHS' big questions on its 70th birthday.

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Health, Sports & Psychology 

The People vs the NHS: Who Gets the Drugs?

This is the story of a legal fight which saw doctors, activists and AIDS charities battle for PrEP on the NHS.

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Science, Maths & Technology 

Sound Waves: The Symphony of Physics

Dr Helen Czerski takes us on a sonic odyssey through the sounds of the universe – to reveal what the physics of sound can tell us about the world and how it works

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Health, Sports & Psychology 

NHS: A People's History

This is a crowdsourced social history of the NHS, told through people's treasured mementoes.

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Science, Maths & Technology 

City in The Sky

You will never look at your time aloft in the same way again after this BBC/OU co-production which explores the world of aviation...

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Health, Sports & Psychology 

Pain, Pus and Poison

The search for modern medicines.

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Health, Sports & Psychology 

Britain's Fat Fight

Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall looks at the impact and causes of obesity in modern Britain.

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Science, Maths & Technology 

The 21st Century Race for Space

Brian Cox discovers whether the space billionaires can make mass space flight a reality.

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The Search for a New Earth

Stephen Hawking believes if mankind is to survive we only have 100 years to colonise another planet… Can we? 

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Health, Sports & Psychology 

The Truth About Obesity

Chris Bavin discovers what science can tell us about why 2/3 of us are overweight - and how we can fight it.

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History & The Arts 

Civilisations

Simon Schama, Mary Beard and David Olusoga explore the visual culture of societies around the globe.

TV Programme
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