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    Rough Science 1 Mediterranean: Video extras: Why Jonathan's a scientist

    By Dr Jonathan Hare

    Rough Scientist Jonathan Hare explains what got him into studying science in the first place, from the BBC/OU Rough Science 1 series

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    14 May 2015

  • Rough Science 1 Mediterranean: Video extras: Why Jonathan's a scientist

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    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 14 May 2015
    Rough Scientist Jonathan Hare explains what got him into studying science in the first place, from the BBC/OU Rough Science 1 series
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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    28 Jan 2008

  • OU on the BBC: Rough Science 2: Carriacou

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 28 Jan 2008
    Rough Science returns - this time on the island of Carriacou.
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    28 Jan 2008

  • Rough Science Profile: Mike Leahy

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    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 28 Jan 2008
    Meet Mike Leahy, a man facing again the challenges of Rough Science.
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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    28 Jan 2008

  • Rough Science 2 Carriacou: Mike Leahy interview

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 28 Jan 2008
    Get to know Mike Leahy, the virologist from Rough Science.
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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    28 Jan 2008

  • Rough Science 2 Carriacou: Ellen McCallie interview

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 28 Jan 2008
    Interview with Ellen McCallie, from the BBC/OU series Rough Science 2
  • Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    28 Jan 2008

  • Rough Science 2 Carriacou: Mike Leahy's diary: Time and transmitters

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 28 Jan 2008
    You can use water for telling the time - but it's not so easy when trying to do it against the clock.
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    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    28 Jan 2008

  • Rough Science 2 Carriacou: Mike Leahy's diary: Sun and sea

    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 28 Jan 2008
    Setting out to use the power of the sun means the Rough Science team have to abandon wood for metalwork...
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    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    28 Jan 2008

  • Rough Science 2 Carriacou: Mike Leahy's diary: Science of celebration

    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 28 Jan 2008
    There's a lot of science involved in making music - even more so when, like Mike Leahy, you're out in the wilds.
  • Article

    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    28 Jan 2008

  • Rough Science 2 Carriacou: Mike Leahy's diary: Mapping it out

    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 28 Jan 2008
    Mike Leahy and his friends are asked to make a map. Oh, but they can't use any pens.
  • Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    28 Jan 2008

  • Rough Science 2 Carriacou: Mike Leahy's diary: Feel the heat

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 28 Jan 2008
    It's about 32 above freezing on Carriacou - and they want Mike Leahy to make ice.
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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    28 Jan 2008

  • Rough Science 2 Carriacou: Mike Leahy's diary: Bugs and barometers

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 28 Jan 2008
    Making an antibacterial cream might be easier if Mike Leahy wasn't being attacked by so many bugs.
  • Rough Science 2 Carriacou: Mike Leahy's diary: Arrival

    By Dr Mike Leahy

    For Mike Leahy, the demands of making TV added to the oppressive nature of the heat - but it's not all bad.

    Read now: Rough Science 2 Carriacou: Mike Leahy's diary: Arrival about Managing projects through people

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    28 Jan 2008

  • Rough Science 2 Carriacou: Mike Leahy's diary: Arrival

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 28 Jan 2008
    For Mike Leahy, the demands of making TV added to the oppressive nature of the heat - but it's not all bad.
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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    27 Sep 2007

  • Rough Science 1 Mediterranean: Video extras

    Featuring: Video Video
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    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 27 Sep 2007
    Watch some additional footage from the BBC/OU's Rough Science series 1
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    27 Sep 2007

  • Rough Science 1 Mediterranean: Video extras: Why Mike is a scientist

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    Mike Leahy reveals what attracted him to the idea of being a scientist, from the BBC/OU Rough Science 1 series
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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    27 Sep 2007

  • OU on the BBC: Rough Science 1: Mediterranean - About the series

    OU on the BBC: Rough Science 1: Mediterranean - About the series Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Production team
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 27 Sep 2007
    The first set of Rough Scientists set out for the unknown - what challenges awaited them?
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    5 mins

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    Updated on:

    27 Sep 2007

  • Rough Science 1 Mediterranean: Mike Leahy interview

    Rough Science 1 Mediterranean: Mike Leahy interview Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Production team
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    Mike Leahy is one of the scientists bravely volunteering for a new kind of science programme: Rough Science.
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    5 mins

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    Updated on:

    27 Feb 2007

  • OU on the BBC: Rough Science 3: New Zealand

    OU on the BBC: Rough Science 3: New Zealand Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Production team
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 27 Feb 2007
    Five scientists undertake a journey to find gold in New Zealand.
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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    27 Feb 2007

  • Rough Science 3 New Zealand: Jonathan Hares' Diary: The Big Smelt

    Rough Science 3 New Zealand: Jonathan Hares' Diary: The Big Smelt Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Production team
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 27 Feb 2007
    Jonathan Hare's diary about the challenge for the Big Smelt programme, from the BBC/OU series Rough Science 3
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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    27 Feb 2007

  • Rough Science 3 New Zealand: Kathy Sykes' Diary: Shakers

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    Kathy Sykes's diary about the challenge for the Shakers programme, from the BBC/OU series Rough Science 3
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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    27 Feb 2007

  • Rough Science 3 New Zealand: Ellen McCallie's diary: Shakers

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    Ellen McCallie's diary about the challenge for the Shakers programme, from the BBC/OU series Rough Science 3
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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    27 Feb 2007

  • Rough Science 3 New Zealand: Mike Leahy's diaries

    Rough Science 3 New Zealand: Mike Leahy's diaries Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Production team
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 27 Feb 2007
    Meet Mike Leahy and read his diaries, from the BBC/OU series Rough Science 3
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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    27 Feb 2007

  • Rough Science 3 New Zealand: Ellen McCallie's diaries

    Rough Science 3 New Zealand: Ellen McCallie's diaries Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Production team
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 27 Feb 2007
    Meet Ellen McCallie and read her diaries, from the BBC/OU series Rough Science 3.

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    Rough Science 1 Mediterranean: Video extras: Where are we?

    By The OpenLearn team

    The scientists are dropped at their mystery location - watch as they try to work out where they might be, part of the BBC/OU's programme website for Rough Science 1

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    5 mins

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    14 May 2015

  • Rough Science 1 Mediterranean: Video extras: Where are we?

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    The scientists are dropped at their mystery location - watch as they try to work out where they might be, part of the BBC/OU's programme website for Rough...
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    Rough Science 1 Mediterranean: Video extras: Why Jonathan's a scientist

    By Dr Jonathan Hare

    Rough Scientist Jonathan Hare explains what got him into studying science in the first place, from the BBC/OU Rough Science 1 series

    Watch now: Rough Science 1 Mediterranean: Video extras: Why Jonathan's a scientist about Managing projects through people

    Video

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    14 May 2015

  • Rough Science 1 Mediterranean: Video extras: Why Jonathan's a scientist

    Featuring: Video Video
    Rough Science 1 Mediterranean: Video extras: Why Jonathan's a scientist Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Production team
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 14 May 2015
    Rough Scientist Jonathan Hare explains what got him into studying science in the first place, from the BBC/OU Rough Science 1 series
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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    28 Jan 2008

  • OU on the BBC: Rough Science 2: Carriacou

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 28 Jan 2008
    Rough Science returns - this time on the island of Carriacou.
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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    28 Jan 2008

  • OU on the BBC: Rough Science 2: Carriacou - The Programmes

    OU on the BBC: Rough Science 2: Carriacou - The Programmes Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Production team
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 28 Jan 2008
    Programme summaries from the second series of the BBC/OU's Rough Science
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    5 mins

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    Updated on:

    28 Jan 2008

  • Rough Science Profile: Mike Leahy

    Rough Science Profile: Mike Leahy Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Production team
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 28 Jan 2008
    Meet Mike Leahy, a man facing again the challenges of Rough Science.
  • Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    28 Jan 2008

  • Rough Science 2 Carriacou: Mike Leahy interview

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 28 Jan 2008
    Get to know Mike Leahy, the virologist from Rough Science.
  • Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    28 Jan 2008

  • Rough Science 2 Carriacou: Ellen McCallie interview

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 28 Jan 2008
    Interview with Ellen McCallie, from the BBC/OU series Rough Science 2
  • Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    28 Jan 2008

  • Rough Science 2 Carriacou: Mike Leahy's diary: Time and transmitters

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 28 Jan 2008
    You can use water for telling the time - but it's not so easy when trying to do it against the clock.
  • Article

    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    28 Jan 2008

  • Rough Science 2 Carriacou: Mike Leahy's diary: Sun and sea

    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 28 Jan 2008
    Setting out to use the power of the sun means the Rough Science team have to abandon wood for metalwork...
  • Article

    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    28 Jan 2008

  • Rough Science 2 Carriacou: Mike Leahy's diary: Science of celebration

    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 28 Jan 2008
    There's a lot of science involved in making music - even more so when, like Mike Leahy, you're out in the wilds.
  • Article

    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    28 Jan 2008

  • Rough Science 2 Carriacou: Mike Leahy's diary: Mapping it out

    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 28 Jan 2008
    Mike Leahy and his friends are asked to make a map. Oh, but they can't use any pens.
  • Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    28 Jan 2008

  • Rough Science 2 Carriacou: Mike Leahy's diary: Feel the heat

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 28 Jan 2008
    It's about 32 above freezing on Carriacou - and they want Mike Leahy to make ice.
  • Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    28 Jan 2008

  • Rough Science 2 Carriacou: Mike Leahy's diary: Bugs and barometers

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 28 Jan 2008
    Making an antibacterial cream might be easier if Mike Leahy wasn't being attacked by so many bugs.
  • Rough Science 2 Carriacou: Mike Leahy's diary: Arrival

    By Dr Mike Leahy

    For Mike Leahy, the demands of making TV added to the oppressive nature of the heat - but it's not all bad.

    Read now: Rough Science 2 Carriacou: Mike Leahy's diary: Arrival about Managing projects through people

    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    28 Jan 2008

  • Rough Science 2 Carriacou: Mike Leahy's diary: Arrival

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 28 Jan 2008
    For Mike Leahy, the demands of making TV added to the oppressive nature of the heat - but it's not all bad.
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    Video

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    27 Sep 2007

  • Rough Science 1 Mediterranean: Video extras

    Featuring: Video Video
    Rough Science 1 Mediterranean: Video extras Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Production team
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 27 Sep 2007
    Watch some additional footage from the BBC/OU's Rough Science series 1
  • Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Production team
    Video

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    27 Sep 2007

  • Rough Science 1 Mediterranean: Video extras: Why Mike is a scientist

    Featuring: Video Video
    Rough Science 1 Mediterranean: Video extras: Why Mike is a scientist Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Production team
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 27 Sep 2007
    Mike Leahy reveals what attracted him to the idea of being a scientist, from the BBC/OU Rough Science 1 series
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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    27 Sep 2007

  • OU on the BBC: Rough Science 1: Mediterranean - About the series

    OU on the BBC: Rough Science 1: Mediterranean - About the series Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Production team
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 27 Sep 2007
    The first set of Rough Scientists set out for the unknown - what challenges awaited them?
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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    27 Sep 2007

  • Rough Science 1 Mediterranean: Mike Leahy interview

    Rough Science 1 Mediterranean: Mike Leahy interview Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Production team
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 27 Sep 2007
    Mike Leahy is one of the scientists bravely volunteering for a new kind of science programme: Rough Science.
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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    27 Feb 2007

  • Rough Science 3 New Zealand - Explore the science - The Big Smelt

    Rough Science 3 New Zealand - Explore the science - The Big Smelt Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Production team
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 27 Feb 2007
     More about the science behind the challenges: The Big Smelt
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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    27 Feb 2007

  • Rough Science 3 New Zealand - Explore the science: Treasure Hunt

    Rough Science 3 New Zealand - Explore the science: Treasure Hunt Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Production team
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 27 Feb 2007
     More about the science behind the challenges: Treasure Hunt
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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    27 Feb 2007

  • Rough Science 3 New Zealand - Explore the science: Ice

    Rough Science 3 New Zealand - Explore the science: Ice Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Production team
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 27 Feb 2007
     More about the science behind the challenges: Ice
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    5 mins

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    Updated on:

    27 Feb 2007

  • Rough Science 3 New Zealand - Explore the science: Quakers

    Rough Science 3 New Zealand - Explore the science: Quakers Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Production team
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 27 Feb 2007
     More about the science behind the challenges: Quakers
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