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Thinking Allowed 2019

Thinking Allowed explores how society works, with leading social science experts. 

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Open University programmes on TV, radio and online

The OU has a unique partnership with the BBC, co-producing content for radio, television and online channels. We also work with a range of other broadcasters in the UK and internationally.
Here’s what’s coming up in next few days and what you can catch up with via iPlayer.

BBC Two
Friday 2:30am 28 Jun 2019

ICONS

Who is the greatest icon of them all? BBC viewers vote for their ultimate icon of the 20th Century.

BBC Two
Saturday 2:00am 29 Jun 2019

The Planets

Professor Brian Cox explores the dramatic lives of the eight majestic planets that make up our Solar System.

BBC Four
Monday 8:00pm 01 Jul 2019

Life - with David Attenborough

David Attenborough explores the vibrant mix of life found on our plant - where it comes from, and what threatens it.

BBC World Service
Sunday 10:06pm 23 Jun 2019

A history of music and technology

Pink Floyd’s Nick Mason explores the impact of technology on music throughout the years.

BBC Four
Sunday 10:00pm 23 Jun 2019

Prejudice and Pride

The People's History of LGBTQ Britain.

BBC Radio 4
Wednesday 3:30pm 19 Jun 2019

All in the Mind - Spring/Summer 2019

Claudia Hammond explores the limits and potential of the human mind.

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