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Systems Practice article icon

Science, Maths & Technology

Systems Practice

 What is systems thinking? Experts in systems thinking share their knowledge; dip into case studies; and discover more.

Article
5 mins
Peter Tuddenham On Using Systems Thinking In Practice audio icon

Society, Politics & Law

Peter Tuddenham On Using Systems Thinking In Practice

Peter Tuddenham speaks with Prof. Simon Bell about understanding systems behaviour.

Audio
15 mins
Bywyd y tu hwnt i'r Ddaear: Y Ddadl Fawr video icon

Science, Maths & Technology

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

Science, Maths & Technology

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
Out for the count: the mathematics of voting systems activity icon

Science, Maths & Technology

Out for the count: the mathematics of voting systems

Voters, voters, in the poll, which is the fairest system of all?

Activity
1 hr
The drive to sustainability in Higher Education article icon

Nature & Environment

The drive to sustainability in Higher Education

Driving the transition towards environmental sustainability and net zero in Higher Education (HE).

Article
10 mins
Astronomers think they’ve just spotted an ‘invisible’ black hole for the first time article icon

Science, Maths & Technology

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
Paul Tucker On Using Systems Thinking In Practice audio icon

Nature & Environment

Paul Tucker On Using Systems Thinking In Practice

Paul Tucker speaks with Prof. Simon Bell about what systems thinking in regards to sustainability.

Audio
15 mins
Rupesh Shah On Using Systems Thinking In Practice audio icon

Society, Politics & Law

Rupesh Shah On Using Systems Thinking In Practice

Dr. Rupesh Shah, a Staff Tutor in Engineering and Innovation at The Open University, speaks with Prof. Simon Bell about what systems means to him.

Audio
15 mins
Climate change and alternative living: issues of adaptation and sustainability article icon

Nature & Environment

Climate change and alternative living: issues of adaptation and sustainability

Life on Earth is a collective force, generated from all living creatures, characterised by their diversities, differences and similarities.

Article
10 mins
Design in a nutshell activity icon

Science, Maths & Technology

Design in a nutshell

Get the lowdown on 6 key design movements and share your design alter-ego

Activity
15 mins
How to find invisible black holes article icon

Science, Maths & Technology

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