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OpenLearn Live: 30th July 2015

OpenLearn Live: 30th July 2015 Creative commons image Credit: Yo pa guille under CC-BY-ND licence New content
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 30 Jul 2015
We'll bring you interesting free learning from around OpenLearn and around the world across the day.

OpenLearn Live: 29th July 2015

OpenLearn Live: 29th July 2015 Creative commons image Credit: Reinhard Link under CC-BY-SA licence New content
Duration 5 mins Updated 29 Jul 2015
Free learning; essential reading; insight and research. It's written as we go, so who knows where we'll end up?

Are our kids tough enough? Chinese school

Are our kids tough enough? Chinese school Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker New content
Duration 5 mins Updated 27 Jul 2015
In a unique experiment, five teachers from China take over the education of 50 teenagers in a Hampshire school to see whether the high-ranking...

OpenLearn Live: 27th July 2015

OpenLearn Live: 27th July 2015 Creative commons image Credit: Sue Adair under CC-BY-SA New content
Updated 27 Jul 2015
We're spending some time in the park this week - plus, all the free learning, research and insight we can fit in.

OpenLearn Live: 24th July 2015

OpenLearn Live: 24th July 2015 Creative commons image Credit: Zanpei under CC-BY-ND licence New content
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 24 Jul 2015
Free learning, research and thinking - the best of OpenLearn and the world of thought.

OpenLearn Live: 23rd July 2015

OpenLearn Live: 23rd July 2015 Copyright free image Credit: US Navy New content
Duration 5 mins Updated 23 Jul 2015
Learning, insight and analysis from around the internet, and across OpenLearn

Learning to be citizens

Learning to be citizens Creative commons image Credit: Catherine Pain New content
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 22 Jul 2015
The goverment has recently highlighted that students are learning to be terrorists while at university; this article takes an opposing view and...

OpenLearn Live: 22nd July 2015

OpenLearn Live: 22nd July 2015 Creative commons image Credit: Dr K under CC-BY-SA licence New content
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 22 Jul 2015
We're back after a short break with more interesting free learning, research and analysis from OpenLearn and around the web

Charles Darwin And The Tree Of Life

Charles Darwin And The Tree Of Life Copyrighted image Credit: Production team New content
Updated 17 Jul 2015
David Attenborough takes a passionate, personal journey through Darwin's discoveries.

Frozen Planet

Frozen Planet Copyrighted image Credit: BBC New content
Updated 17 Jul 2015
A stunning portrait of life at the poles, presented by David Attenborough

Frozen Planet

Frozen Planet Copyrighted image Credit: BBC New content
Updated 17 Jul 2015
A stunning portrait of life at the poles, presented by David Attenborough

Life

Life Copyrighted image Credit: Rupert Barrington
Duration 5 mins Updated 17 Jul 2015
David Attenborough explores the vibrant mix of life found on our plant - where it comes from, and what threatens it.

OpenLearn Live: 17th July 2015

OpenLearn Live: 17th July 2015 Creative commons image Credit: Barbara Carr under CC-BY-SA licence New content
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 17 Jul 2015
Free learning; interesting research; sharp analysis. Exploring the world and OpenLearn in real time.

OpenLearn Live: 16th July 2015

OpenLearn Live: 16th July 2015 Copyrighted image Credit: A Very Peculiar Practice
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 16 Jul 2015
Free learning, interesting research, surprising insight from OpenLearn and around the world.

A History of Ideas

A History of Ideas Copyrighted image Credit: BBC
Intermediate level Updated 15 Jul 2015
This major new 60-part radio series offers a fresh take on some of the big philosophical questions of our age. 

OpenLearn Live: 15th July 2015

OpenLearn Live: 15th July 2015 Creative commons image Credit: Phil Champion under CC-BY-SA licence
Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 15 Jul 2015
Free online learning. Interesting new research. Fascinating new insight. Drawn from OpenLearn and the world beyond.

OpenLearn Live: 14th July 2015

OpenLearn Live: 14th July 2015 Copyright free image Credit: Jean-Pierre-Louis-Laurent Houel / Bibliothèque nationale de France
Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 14 Jul 2015
It's Bastille Day - and that's just the start of things to think about today...

OpenLearn Live: 13th July 2015

OpenLearn Live: 13th July 2015 Creative commons image Credit: AIDS/SIDA NB under CC-BY licence
Duration 15 mins Updated 13 Jul 2015
Something to think about - free learning, insight and research from around OpenLearn and beyond

OpenLearn Live: 10th July 2015

OpenLearn Live: 10th July 2015 Creative commons image Credit: Skyguy141 under CC-BY-SA licence
Duration 5 mins Updated 10 Jul 2015
Something to think about, as we dip into free learning, new thinking and interesting research from around OpenLearn and beyond.

OpenLearn Live: 9th July 2015

OpenLearn Live: 9th July 2015 Copyright free image Credit: Public Domain
Introductory level Updated 09 Jul 2015
Something to think about: Learning from OpenLearn; research from everywhere, updated across the day.

OpenLearn Live: 8th July 2015

OpenLearn Live: 8th July 2015 Creative commons image Credit: CAFOD under CC-BY-NC-ND licence
Updated 08 Jul 2015
Something to think about: A collection of free learning, insight and research from around OpenLearn and around the world.

OU on the BBC- Wanted: A Very Personal Assistant

OU on the BBC- Wanted: A Very Personal Assistant Copyrighted image Credit: The BBC
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 07 Jul 2015
Life with a disability can be one challenge after another. Finding the right carer can open up a world of possibilities.

OU on the BBC: Life Begins Now

OU on the BBC: Life Begins Now Copyrighted image Credit: Richard Macer c/o Platform Productions
Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 07 Jul 2015
Partying, snogging, drinking - for most of us college life is the best of times.  But for people with learning difficulties moving on from...