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What does Moon music sound like? audio icon

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What does Moon music sound like?

Listen to the Earth’s Reflection – a specially commissioned piece of music composed by Yazz Ahmed in collaboration with Dr Mahesh Anand.

Audio
10 mins
Supporting sustainable and responsible space exploration article icon

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Supporting sustainable and responsible space exploration

Silvio Sinibaldi explores some of the current challenges and opportunities in planetary protection.

Article
10 mins
What do scientists really do? My experience interviewing researchers video icon

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What do scientists really do? My experience interviewing researchers

Inka Maskiewicz, a Year 11 student, interviews scientists at AstrobiologyOU and the School of Physical Sciences at The Open University. These videos explain what they research and do at the university...

Video
10 hrs 1 min
Bywyd y tu hwnt i'r Ddaear: Y Ddadl Fawr video icon

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Bywyd y tu hwnt i'r Ddaear: Y Ddadl Fawr

Mae panel o arbenigwyr Y Brifysgol Agored yn mynd benben â'i gilydd i drafod a yw bywyd yn fwy tebygol ar y blaned Mawrth neu ar leuadau rhewllyd y planedau nwy.

Video
1 hr
Life Beyond Earth: The Big Debate video icon

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Life Beyond Earth: The Big Debate

A panel of Open University experts go head-to-head to debate whether life is more likely on Mars or on the icy moons of the gas planets.

Video
1 hr
Astronomers think they’ve just spotted an ‘invisible’ black hole for the first time article icon

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Astronomers think they’ve just spotted an ‘invisible’ black hole for the first time

The Open University's Adam McMaster, an astronomy PhD student, and Prof. Andrew Norton tell us about the different observations scientists made to find an invisible black hole.

Article
11 hrs 27 mins
How to find invisible black holes article icon

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How to find invisible black holes

Ever fancied being a black hole hunter? Adam McMaster, an astronomy PhD student at The Open University, explains how you can become a citizen scientist and start your search...

Article
11 hrs 27 mins
Dr Matt Balme on modelling the landscape of Mars video icon

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Dr Matt Balme on modelling the landscape of Mars

In this three minute video, Dr Matt Balme in The Open University's Space Science research priority area, gives us a tour of his laboratory and shows how he models the landscape of Mars.

Video
5 mins
The ice-covered ocean worlds of the outer Solar System article icon

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The ice-covered ocean worlds of the outer Solar System

What do we know about Jupiter's and Saturn's icy moons? Could there be life on them? This article explores what previous missions can tell us and what future missions hope to find out.

Article
10 mins
The role of business development in AstrobiologyOU article icon

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The role of business development in AstrobiologyOU

Ann Grand, Lecturer in Astrobiology Education, talked with Yiannis Tsamis, Business Development Manager, about the role of business development in AstrobiologyOU.

Article
10 mins
Explainer: how hostile is space? article icon

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Explainer: how hostile is space?

Invisible radiation in space creates a harsh environment to perform science in. This article written in 2014 by Ben Dryer, a Postdoctoral Researcher in Electronic Imaging at The Open University, explains more...

Article
15 mins
Science from Early Career Researchers in the School of Physical Sciences article icon

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Science from Early Career Researchers in the School of Physical Sciences

This collection of articles and videos explores how early career scientists within the School of Physical Sciences carry out research to learn more about the world, and space, we live in.

Article
5 mins