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    BBC Inside Science 2018/2019 series

    Adam Rutherford and guests illuminate the mysteries and controversies behind the science that's changing our world.

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    Radio Programme

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    18 Oct 2018

  • BBC Inside Science 2018/2019 series

    Introductory level Updated 18 Oct 2018
    Adam Rutherford and guests illuminate the mysteries and controversies behind the science that's changing our world.
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    British Science Week

    Celebrate all things science with British Science Week 9th - 18th March 2019! We've got free courses, games,...

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    1 hour 30 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    18 Mar 2018

  • British Science Week

    British Science Week Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: British Science Week
    Introductory level Duration 1 hour 30 mins Updated 18 Mar 2018
    Celebrate all things science with British Science Week 9th - 18th March 2019! We've got free courses, games, animations and more...
  • Stephen Hawking in his own words

    In this tribute created by the University of Cambridge, Stephen Hawking reflects on "a glorious time to be alive...

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    14 Mar 2018

  • Stephen Hawking in his own words

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    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 14 Mar 2018
    In this tribute created by the University of Cambridge, Stephen Hawking reflects on "a glorious time to be alive doing research"
  • Stephen Hawking: A brief history of his timeline

    Time travel might not be possible, but you can join us for a trip through Stephen Hawking's remarkable life.

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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    14 Mar 2018

  • Stephen Hawking: A brief history of his timeline

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 14 Mar 2018
    Time travel might not be possible, but you can join us for a trip through Stephen Hawking's remarkable life.
  • Stephen Hawking: The tributes

    Famous theoretical physicist, Professor Stephen Hawking had died aged 76. Here, academics from around the world pay...

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    20 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    14 Mar 2018

  • Stephen Hawking: The tributes

    Introductory level Duration 20 mins Updated 14 Mar 2018
    Famous theoretical physicist, Professor Stephen Hawking had died aged 76. Here, academics from around the world pay tribute to the scientist...
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    What happens when you microwave an egg?

    The New Scientist team have microwaved an egg, so you don't have to. Because you really, really shouldn't.

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    5 mins

    Updated on:

    07 Dec 2017

  • What happens when you microwave an egg?

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    What happens when you microwave an egg? Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: Nicman
    Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Dec 2017
    The New Scientist team have microwaved an egg, so you don't have to. Because you really, really shouldn't.
  • How to build a real lightsaber

    Creating a light yet powerful tool that uses a blade of energy to defeat the Dark Side and also act as an...

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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    06 Dec 2017

  • How to build a real lightsaber

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 06 Dec 2017
    Creating a light yet powerful tool that uses a blade of energy to defeat the Dark Side and also act as an effective shield against laser blasts is...
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    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

    Featuring: Video Video
    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.
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    BBC Inside Science 2017/2018 series

    Adam Rutherford and guests illuminate the mysteries and controversies behind the science that's changing our world.

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    Radio Programme

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    15 Aug 2017

  • BBC Inside Science 2017/2018 series

    Introductory level Updated 15 Aug 2017
    Adam Rutherford and guests illuminate the mysteries and controversies behind the science that's changing our world.
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    Shock And Awe: The Story Of Electricity

    In Shock and Awe: The Story of Electricity, Jim Al-Khalili tells the electrifying story of our quest to master nature’s most...

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    Updated on:

    10 May 2017

  • Shock And Awe: The Story Of Electricity

    Updated 10 May 2017
    In Shock and Awe: The Story of Electricity, Jim Al-Khalili tells the electrifying story of our quest to master nature’s most mysterious force - electricity.

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    Collisions and conservation laws

    This free course, Collisions and conservation laws, begins by explaining elastic and inelastic collisions and then goes on to show how collisions...

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    5 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    06 Jun 2018

  • Collisions and conservation laws

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    Collisions and conservation laws Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: D. M. Eigler, IBM Research Division
    Intermediate level Duration 5 hours Updated 06 Jun 2018
    This free course, Collisions and conservation laws, begins by explaining elastic...
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    Describing motion along a line

    Motion is vital to life, and to science. This free course, Describing motion along a line, will help you to understand why classical motion is...

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    15 hours

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    30 Apr 2018

  • Describing motion along a line

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    Intermediate level Duration 15 hours Updated 30 Apr 2018
    Motion is vital to life, and to science. This free course, Describing motion along...
  • Basic science: understanding experiments

    This free course, Basic science: understanding experiments, introduces you to science-based skills through simple and exciting physics, chemistry...

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    12 hours

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    29 Jun 2017

  • Basic science: understanding experiments

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    Basic science: understanding experiments
    Introductory level Duration 12 hours Updated 29 Jun 2017
    This free course, Basic science: understanding experiments, introduces you to...
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    Managing the software enterprise: The organisational and business context

    This free course, Managing the software enterprise: The organisational and business context, relates software to the organisation that it supports,...

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    Free course

    5 hours

    Level: 3 Advanced

    Updated on:

    01 Apr 2016

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    Certificate in Physics

    Course Course
    Certificate in Physics
    Duration 900 hours Updated 11 Mar 2019
    Physics is perhaps the most exciting intellectual adventure of our age –...

    BSc (Honours) Mathematics and Physics

    Course Course
    BSc (Honours) Mathematics and Physics
    Duration 3600 hours Updated 11 Mar 2019
    This degree covers an equal amount of topics in mathematics and science,...

    Physics: from classical to quantum

    Course Course
    Physics: from classical to quantum
    Intermediate level Duration 600 hours Updated 11 Mar 2019 Register by 12 Sep 2019
    This wide-ranging module teaches general physics with an emphasis both on the...

    Signals and perception: the science of the senses

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    Signals and perception: the science of the senses
    Advanced level Duration 300 hours Updated 11 Mar 2019 Register by 12 Sep 2019
    This sensory neuroscience module uses fundamental concepts from biology, chemistry...

    Music, sound and technology

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    Music, sound and technology
    Intermediate level Duration 600 hours Updated 11 Mar 2019 Register by 12 Sep 2019
    This module explores the nature of musical sound and the ways that technology can...

    Physics and space

    Course Course
    Physics and space
    Introductory level Duration 300 hours Updated 11 Mar 2019 Register by 12 Sep 2019
    In this wholly online module, you'll examine fundamental concepts in physics and...

    Complex analysis

    Course Course
    Complex analysis
    Advanced level Duration 300 hours Updated 11 Mar 2019 Register by 12 Sep 2019
    Complex analysis is a rich subject that is of foundational importance in...

    BSc (Hons) Natural Sciences (Physics)

    Course Course
    BSc (Hons) Natural Sciences (Physics)
    Updated 31 Jan 2019
    You will need a computer with internet access to study for this qualification....

    Practical science: physics and astronomy

    Course Course
    Practical science: physics and astronomy
    Intermediate level Updated 31 Jan 2019
    The activities in this practical science module address topics in physics and...
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