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OU on the BBC: Timewatch - Last Day of World War One

OU on the BBC: Timewatch - Last Day of World War One Copyrighted image Credit: BBC Updated content
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 25 Jul 2014
Michael Palin joins the Timewatch team to discover why troops were still dying after the peace had been signed.

Commonwealth on Film: Free time

Commonwealth on Film: Free time Copyrighted image Credit: BBC New content
Updated 22 Jul 2014
Episode four takes a look at free time within the Commonwealth.

The Bottom Line - Recalls

The Bottom Line - Recalls Creative commons image Credit: Gene Huntlicensedfor reuse under CC BY 2.0 New content
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 22 Jul 2014
Evan Davis and guests discuss the process for recalling defective items

Explosions: How we shook the world

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Explosions: How we shook the world Copyrighted image Credit: BBC Updated content
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 18 Jul 2014
Bang Goes The Theory's Jem Stansfield is used to creating explosions, but for this explosions special he explores how we have learned to control...

The Story of Wales: Part 6: Wales and Britain

The Story of Wales: Part 6: Wales and Britain Creative commons image Credit: Aneurin Bevan / Anne / CC BY-NC-ND 2.0
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 17 Jul 2014
Huw Edwards concludes the Story of Wales with a look at the rapid changes that have taken place over the last 70 years

Thinking Allowed: Rio, protests and the World Cup & dying in prison

Thinking Allowed: Rio, protests and the World Cup & dying in prison Copyrighted image Credit: Razzdazzdesign | Dreamstime.com
Updated 15 Jul 2014
What is the impact of such sporting 'mega-events' on the people who live in the host cities? And why is there an increasing number of older men who...

Commonwealth on Film: Home

Commonwealth on Film: Home Copyrighted image Credit: BBC
Updated 15 Jul 2014
Episode three takes a look at the place we call home within the Commonwealth.

The Bottom Line - Location, disruption, location

The Bottom Line - Location, disruption, location Copyrighted image Credit: photos.com
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 15 Jul 2014
Three guests tell Evan Davis how they led businesses through periods of unexpected and extended turmoil