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History & The Arts 

Behind the camera

When you use film as a historical source, explains Douglas Allen, you must first understand the person behind the camera.

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How did the USSR react to the bombing of Hiroshima? article icon

History & The Arts 

How did the USSR react to the bombing of Hiroshima?

A meeting between the US ambassador and Stalin reveals what the Soviets felt about the bombing of Hiroshima - and Churchill's return to the Opposition benches.

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OpenLearn Live: 3rd November 2016 article icon

Health, Sports & Psychology 

OpenLearn Live: 3rd November 2016

Did a Russian scientist create a zombie dog? No. Learning and research across the day.

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OpenLearn Live: 19th August 2016 video icon

Science, Maths & Technology 

OpenLearn Live: 19th August 2016

The poles that allow athletes to vault; and 25 years on from the Soviet Coup. Free learning from across the day.

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OpenLearn Live: 25th January 2016 video icon

Nature & Environment 

OpenLearn Live: 25th January 2016

How extreme winters following extreme summers bring misery to Mongolia, and a first attempt to understand how common fat shaming is. Then more free learning through the day.

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OpenLearn Live: 3rd November 2015 article icon

History & The Arts 

OpenLearn Live: 3rd November 2015

The dog who didn't return from space; then more free learning across the day.

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TV, Radio & Events 

OpenLearn Live: 21st September 2015

A state that vanished before dawn; the value of expensive trainers; public fruit trees - and then more free learning across the day.

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History & The Arts 

When Heath met Nixon

This declassified memo records the conversations between the UK Prime Minister and US President in December 1971.

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Why Russia’s flak jackets beat the NATO safety-suit article icon

Society, Politics & Law 

Why Russia’s flak jackets beat the NATO safety-suit

Putin’s sins will go unpunished abroad because of greater resilience to their financial aftershocks at home, writes Alan Shipman.   

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Moving out the red: The experience of leaving Communism behind article icon

Society, Politics & Law 

Moving out the red: The experience of leaving Communism behind

Chris Swader talks about the experiences of moving from a communist to a capitalist society - and why learning to tell untruths was just one of the new skills needed to survive.

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Society, Politics & Law 

Why we should remember the Armenians

Next year sees the centenary of the Armenian genocide. Armenia has crucial links to the development of British and world civilisation as Professor Hovhanness I. Pilikian explains.

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The Rest Is Noise: Art of fear article icon

TV, Radio & Events 

The Rest Is Noise: Art of fear

11/12 May: Music of oppression and war. The Rest Is Noise considers darkest period of death, destruction and cruelty the world had ever seen.

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