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  • Questions in science

    Scientists have enquiring minds and ask questions all the time. Albert Einstein, one of the most famous scientists ever, wrote rather humbly in a letter to a colleague, in 1952: ...

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    Level: 1 Introductory

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    19 Jun 2019

  • Questions in science

    Introductory level Updated 19 Jun 2019
    Scientists have enquiring minds and ask questions all the time. Albert Einstein, one of the most famous scientists ever, wrote rather humbly in a letter to a...
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    60 Second Adventures in Artificial Intelligence

    By Prof. Stephen Serjeant

    How does Artificial Intelligence (AI) work? How is AI used in science? All is explained these short animations narrated by David Mitchell. 

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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    23 Jul 2021

  • 60 Second Adventures in Artificial Intelligence

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    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 23 Jul 2021
    How does Artificial Intelligence (AI) work? How is AI used in science? All is explained these short animations narrated by David Mitchell. 
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    Astrobiology from the ground up

    By Professor Shonil Bhagwat, Dr Ann Grand

    Ann Grand, Lecturer in Astrobiology Education, interviews Shonil Bhagwat, Professor of Environment and Development, on the intersections between his work on environment and international development and astrobiology.

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    19 Jul 2021

  • Astrobiology from the ground up

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    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 19 Jul 2021
    Ann Grand, Lecturer in Astrobiology Education, interviews Shonil Bhagwat, Professor of Environment and Development, on the intersections between his work on...
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    Systems Thinking: Diagramming Tutorials

    Explore a range of systems diagrams and learn how to draw them - from spray, rich picture, systems map, influence, multiple cause and sign.

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    30 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    28 Jun 2021

  • Systems Thinking: Diagramming Tutorials

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    Introductory level Duration 30 mins Updated 28 Jun 2021
    Explore a range of systems diagrams and learn how to draw them - from spray, rich picture, systems map, influence, multiple cause and sign.
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    Vaccines for Viruses and Covid-19

    By Professor David Kingsley Male

    The immune system has evolved to protect us against infectious agents, including viruses. Currently, with the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, there is great interest in exactly how the immune system protects against viruses and the development of anti...

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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    04 Jun 2021

  • Vaccines for Viruses and Covid-19

    Vaccines for Viruses and Covid-19 Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: ID 175635363 © Igor Mojzes | Dreamstime.com
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 04 Jun 2021
    The immune system has evolved to protect us against infectious agents, including viruses. Currently, with the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, there is great...
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    What can Earth tell us about Mars?

    By Dr Ann Grand, Dr Michael Macey

    As NASA’s Perseverance rover gears up for its mission to collect and test rock samples from the Jezero Crater on Mars, Michael Macey talks about his work, what got him started in this area of research and where he hopes it will go with Ann Grand ...

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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    08 Apr 2021

  • What can Earth tell us about Mars?

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    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 08 Apr 2021
    As NASA’s Perseverance rover gears up for its mission to collect and test rock samples from the Jezero Crater on Mars, Michael Macey talks about his work,...
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    Level: 1 Introductory

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    31 Mar 2021

  • 7 accidental discoveries that look like April Fool's Day headlines but aren't

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 31 Mar 2021
    Here are some unbelievable discoveries that are very far from being pranks. 
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    Influential women scientists in chemistry

    By Dr Simon Collinson

    Women have played a significant role in the areas of chemistry, the environment and health. Here are just six key players...

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    5 mins

    Level: 2 Intermediate

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    24 Mar 2021

  • Influential women scientists in chemistry

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    Intermediate level Duration 5 mins Updated 24 Mar 2021
    Women have played a significant role in the areas of chemistry, the environment and health. Here are just six key players...
  • Can you always believe your eyes? Minimising bias in scientific inquiry

    By Dr Claire Kotecki

    As a scientist, you need to be certain you can trust your observations as an unbiased and accurate record of the evidence or results. Is this as simple as it seems though?

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    09 Feb 2021

  • Can you always believe your eyes? Minimising bias in scientific inquiry

    Introductory level Updated 09 Feb 2021
    As a scientist, you need to be certain you can trust your observations as an unbiased and accurate record of the evidence or results. Is this as simple...
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    DNA Profiling

    By Dr Martin Bootman

    Dr Martin Bootman explains what DNA profiling is, how it works and how it can be used to catch a killer.

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    10 mins

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    09 Feb 2021

  • DNA Profiling

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    Intermediate level Duration 10 mins Updated 09 Feb 2021
    Dr Martin Bootman explains what DNA profiling is, how it works and how it can be used to catch a killer.

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  • Questions in science

    Scientists have enquiring minds and ask questions all the time. Albert Einstein, one of the most famous scientists ever, wrote rather humbly in a letter to a colleague, in 1952: ...

    Read now: Questions in science about Managing projects through people

    Article

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    19 Jun 2019

  • Questions in science

    Introductory level Updated 19 Jun 2019
    Scientists have enquiring minds and ask questions all the time. Albert Einstein, one of the most famous scientists ever, wrote rather humbly in a letter to a...
  • Creative commons image Icon The Open University under Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 license

    60 Second Adventures in Artificial Intelligence

    By Prof. Stephen Serjeant

    How does Artificial Intelligence (AI) work? How is AI used in science? All is explained these short animations narrated by David Mitchell. 

    Updated content

    Watch now: 60 Second Adventures in Artificial Intelligence about Managing projects through people

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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    23 Jul 2021

  • 60 Second Adventures in Artificial Intelligence

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    60 Second Adventures in Artificial Intelligence Creative commons image Icon The Open University under Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 license Updated content
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 23 Jul 2021
    How does Artificial Intelligence (AI) work? How is AI used in science? All is explained these short animations narrated by David Mitchell. 
  • Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: ID 59794344 © Forplayday | Dreamstime.com

    Astrobiology from the ground up

    By Professor Shonil Bhagwat, Dr Ann Grand

    Ann Grand, Lecturer in Astrobiology Education, interviews Shonil Bhagwat, Professor of Environment and Development, on the intersections between his work on environment and international development and astrobiology.

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    Read now: Astrobiology from the ground up about Managing projects through people

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    Level: 1 Introductory

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    19 Jul 2021

  • Astrobiology from the ground up

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    Ann Grand, Lecturer in Astrobiology Education, interviews Shonil Bhagwat, Professor of Environment and Development, on the intersections between his work on...

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    The Diploma in Paramedic Science is designed for paramedics who are already HPC...

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