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  • Blue Planet II Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The BBC

    Blue Planet II

    Sir David Attenborough presents Blue Planet II.

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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    10 Dec 2017

  • Blue Planet II

    Blue Planet II Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The BBC Updated content
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 10 Dec 2017
    Sir David Attenborough presents Blue Planet II.
  • Explosions: How we shook the world Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC

    Explosions: How we shook the world

    By The Bang Goes The Theory web team

    Bang Goes The Theory's Jem Stansfield is used to creating explosions, but for this explosions special he explores how...

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    5 mins

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    07 Dec 2017

  • Explosions: How we shook the world

    Explosions: How we shook the world Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC Updated content
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Dec 2017
    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 them - and...
  • Advent with OpenLearn

    By The OpenLearn team

    Unveil the free learning treats hidden behind each door of the 2017 OpenLearn Advent calendar and...

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    01 Dec 2017

  • Advent with OpenLearn

    Advent with OpenLearn Updated content
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 01 Dec 2017
    Unveil the free learning treats hidden behind each door of the 2017 OpenLearn Advent calendar and discover some gems from the world of...
  • Happy Saint Andrew's Day

    By The OpenLearn team

    As we celebrate St Andrew's Day, the patron saint of Scotland, explore our variety of resources on Scotland's culture...

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    Article

    30 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    30 Nov 2017

  • Happy Saint Andrew's Day

    Happy Saint Andrew's Day Updated content
    Introductory level Duration 30 mins Updated 30 Nov 2017
    As we celebrate St Andrew's Day, the patron saint of Scotland, explore our variety of resources on Scotland's culture, society and heritage. 
  • Blitz: The Bombs That Changed Britain Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Richard Gillespie - Wall to Wall media Ltd

    Blitz: The Bombs That Changed Britain

    During the blitz over four hundred and fifty thousand bombs rained down on Britain - how did they shape our future?

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    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    29 Nov 2017

  • Blitz: The Bombs That Changed Britain

    Blitz: The Bombs That Changed Britain Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Richard Gillespie - Wall to Wall media Ltd Updated content
    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 29 Nov 2017
    During the blitz over four hundred and fifty thousand bombs rained down on Britain - how did they shape our future?
  • Drugsland Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Drugsland TV Show

    Drugsland

    Exploring the consumption, dealing, treatment and policing of illegal drugs in the city of Bristol. 

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    27 Nov 2017

  • Drugsland

    Drugsland Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Drugsland TV Show Updated content
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 27 Nov 2017
    Exploring the consumption, dealing, treatment and policing of illegal drugs in the city of Bristol. 
  • The Global Philosopher Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The BBC

    The Global Philosopher

    The BBC in partnership with The Open University invites you to join the Global Philosophy Club.

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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    22 Nov 2017

  • The Global Philosopher

    The Global Philosopher Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The BBC
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 22 Nov 2017
    The BBC in partnership with The Open University invites you to join the Global Philosophy Club.
  • Catching History's Criminals: The Forensics Story Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The BBC

    Catching History's Criminals: The Forensics Story

    Gabriel Weston investigates the world of the forensic scientist and the murders they've helped to solve.

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    21 Nov 2017

  • Catching History's Criminals: The Forensics Story

    Catching History's Criminals: The Forensics Story Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The BBC
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 21 Nov 2017
    Gabriel Weston investigates the world of the forensic scientist and the murders they've helped to solve.
  • The Hunt Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Silverback Films

    The Hunt

    This lavish co-production from the OU and the BBC gets close to tales of survival. Narrated by Sir David Attenborough the series...

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    Updated on:

    21 Nov 2017

  • The Hunt

    The Hunt Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Silverback Films
    Updated 21 Nov 2017
    This lavish co-production from the OU and the BBC gets close to tales of survival. Narrated by Sir David Attenborough the series explores the dynamic...
  • Life In The Undergrowth Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC

    Life In The Undergrowth

    David Attenborough pushes back the foliage and finds a world of invertebrates.

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    21 Nov 2017

  • Life In The Undergrowth

    Life In The Undergrowth Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC
    Updated 21 Nov 2017
    David Attenborough pushes back the foliage and finds a world of invertebrates.
  • Life Story Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC/Anup Shah

    Life Story

    With Life Story, David Attenborough takes us on the greatest of all adventures – the journey through life. Find out more, and watch...

    By The OpenLearn team

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    21 Nov 2017

  • Life Story

    Life Story Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC/Anup Shah
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 21 Nov 2017
    With Life Story, David Attenborough takes us on the greatest of all adventures – the journey through life. Find out more, and watch clips from the series.
  • Meet The Lords Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC

    Meet The Lords

    Series following the larger-than-life characters that populate the House of Lords, one of Britain's oldest, most idiosyncratic and...

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    08 Nov 2017

  • Meet The Lords

    Meet The Lords Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC
    Updated 08 Nov 2017
    Series following the larger-than-life characters that populate the House of Lords, one of Britain's oldest, most idiosyncratic and most important...
  • Armistice Day Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Luckynick | Dreamstime.com

    Armistice Day

    By The OpenLearn team

    The armistice which marked the end of the First World War took effect at 11am on 11th November 1918. For...

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    08 Nov 2017

  • Armistice Day

    Armistice Day Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Luckynick | Dreamstime.com
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 08 Nov 2017
    The armistice which marked the end of the First World War took effect at 11am on 11th November 1918. For Remembrance Day, here's a collection of...
  • Timewatch: Young Victoria Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: Henry Pierce Bone
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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    02 Nov 2017

  • Timewatch: Young Victoria

    Timewatch: Young Victoria Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: Henry Pierce Bone
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 02 Nov 2017
    Is the popular image of an austere Queen Victoria fair?
  • National Novel Writing Month Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Image courtesy of National Novel Writing Month

    National Novel Writing Month

    Could you write a novel in a month? National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) challenges you to write 50k words...

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    Article

    1 hour

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    02 Nov 2017

  • National Novel Writing Month

    National Novel Writing Month Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Image courtesy of National Novel Writing Month
    Introductory level Duration 1 hour Updated 02 Nov 2017
    Could you write a novel in a month? National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) challenges you to write 50k words in November. Get a head start with this...
  • Light And Dark Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC

    Light And Dark

    In this mind-bending series, Professor Jim Al-Khalili shows how by uncovering its secrets, scientists have used light to reveal the...

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    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    02 Nov 2017

  • Light And Dark

    Light And Dark Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC
    Introductory level Updated 02 Nov 2017
    In this mind-bending series, Professor Jim Al-Khalili shows how by uncovering its secrets, scientists have used light to reveal the universe.
  • All in the Mind - Autumn/Winter 2017 Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC

    All in the Mind - Autumn/Winter 2017

    Join Claudia Hammond for the OU/BBC Radio Four series that explores the limits and potential of the human mind.

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    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    01 Nov 2017

  • All in the Mind - Autumn/Winter 2017

    All in the Mind - Autumn/Winter 2017 Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC
    Introductory level Updated 01 Nov 2017
    Join Claudia Hammond for the OU/BBC Radio Four series that explores the limits and potential of the human mind.
  • Happy halloween!

    Delve into our spook-tacular articles, FREE courses and podcasts all related to Halloween and all things scary....

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    30 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    31 Oct 2017

  • Happy halloween!

    Introductory level Duration 30 mins Updated 31 Oct 2017
    Delve into our spook-tacular articles, FREE courses and podcasts all related to Halloween and all things scary. Pretty ghoul, huh?
  • Life In Cold Blood Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC

    Life In Cold Blood

    David Attenborough explores the lives of amphibians and reptiles - cold blood, but amazing creatures. Watch clips and find out more.

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    TV Programme

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    27 Oct 2017

  • Life In Cold Blood

    Life In Cold Blood Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC
    Introductory level Updated 27 Oct 2017
    David Attenborough explores the lives of amphibians and reptiles - cold blood, but amazing creatures. Watch clips and find out more.
  • Genius of the Ancient World

    Historian Bettany Hughes travels to India, Greece and China on the trail of three giants of ancient philosophy: The Buddha, Socrates...

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    25 Oct 2017

  • Genius of the Ancient World

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 25 Oct 2017
    Historian Bettany Hughes travels to India, Greece and China on the trail of three giants of ancient philosophy: The Buddha, Socrates and Confucius.
  • Full Steam Ahead Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: LION TV

    Full Steam Ahead

    It’s Full Steam Ahead for historians Ruth Goodman, Alex Langlands and Peter Ginn as they bring back to life the golden age of steam...

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    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    23 Oct 2017

  • Full Steam Ahead

    Full Steam Ahead Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: LION TV
    Introductory level Updated 23 Oct 2017
    It’s Full Steam Ahead for historians Ruth Goodman, Alex Langlands and Peter Ginn as they bring back to life the golden age of steam and explore how the...
  • Order your free 'Drugsland' poster

    Order your free 'Drugsland' poster to accompany the OU/BBC series 'Drugsland'.

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    20 Oct 2017

  • Order your free 'Drugsland' poster

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 20 Oct 2017
    Order your free 'Drugsland' poster to accompany the OU/BBC series 'Drugsland'.
  • The Detectives: Murder on the Streets Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC

    The Detectives: Murder on the Streets

    This four-part series follows Manchester's murder detectives as they crack complex cases in real time.

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    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    12 Oct 2017

  • The Detectives: Murder on the Streets

    The Detectives: Murder on the Streets Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC
    Introductory level Updated 12 Oct 2017
    This four-part series follows Manchester's murder detectives as they crack complex cases in real time.
  • Black History Month Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: iStock

    Black History Month

    By The OpenLearn team

    In recognition of Black History Month we have pulled together some content about some inspirational individuals...

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    Article

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    12 Oct 2017

  • Black History Month

    Black History Month Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: iStock
    Introductory level Updated 12 Oct 2017
    In recognition of Black History Month we have pulled together some content about some inspirational individuals and events for you to explore. 
  • Am I Normal? – An inaugural lecture by Professor Blaine Price Creative commons image Icon Burst under CC-BY licence under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license

    Am I Normal? – An inaugural lecture by Professor Blaine Price

    By Blaine Price

    Join us at the Berrill Theatre and online on Tuesday 28 November 2017, 6–7pm for the inaugural lecture by Professor...

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    10 Oct 2017

  • Am I Normal? – An inaugural lecture by Professor Blaine Price

    Am I Normal? – An inaugural lecture by Professor Blaine Price Creative commons image Icon Burst under CC-BY licence under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 10 Oct 2017
    Join us at the Berrill Theatre and online on Tuesday 28 November 2017, 6–7pm for the inaugural lecture by Professor Blaine Price: Am I Normal?
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