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Health, Sports & Psychology 

Herbal medicine

Caldar Bendle gives an overview of herbal medicine, its history and its role in medicine today.

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Science, Maths & Technology 

What are nerve agents - and what do they do?

It's a question the people of Salisbury weren't expecting to have to ask themselves following a quick trip to a Zizzi on a quiet Sunday. Sergei Skripal's apparent revenge poisoning, though, has brought chemical killers from the battlefield closer to home. Simon Cotton explains how they work.

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Science, Maths & Technology 

OpenLearn Live: 5th July 2016

The oxide that nearly fried us all; the psychology of Brexit and what do we do when we die? Free learning from across the day.

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Sniffing out disease

Waving a tricorder in the air to tell what was wrong with a patient might be science fiction, but Dr Claire Turner believes we are moving one small step towards that.

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Health, Sports & Psychology 

Sticking points: The science of glue

It might seem a simple substance - but what is it that makes glue sticky?

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China diaries: Zhang Zhimin

Zhang Zhimin owns an organic farm in Liangxiang, Beijing. She explains why chemical agriculture is very harmful to our ecology and our environment

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Nature & Environment 

Digestion

We are what we eat, aren't we? More about food, diet and the importance of healthy eating

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Nature & Environment 

How molecules affect us

Find out how molecules affect our moods and much more as we explain how molecules affect us

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TV, Radio & Events 

Landscape Mysteries - Programme 7: The Riddle of the Yorkshire Tracks

Aubrey Manning uncovers signs of an early chemical industry on the Yorkshire coast,

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Science, Maths & Technology 

Bodies in love

Join Margi Clarke to investigate the science of love

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