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The Chinese Room - 60-Second Adventures in Thought (3/6)
 
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TELL US WHAT YOU THINK and help us improve our Free Educational Resources https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/YT2017_descr For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.ac.uk/openlearn/history-the-arts/culture/philosophy --- An argument against computers ever being truly intelligent. (Part 3 of 6) Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL73A886F2DD959FF1 Transcript link - http://podcast.open.ac.uk/feeds/thoughtexperiments-01/transcript/60second03_01691_16695.pdf --- Study 'Philosophy' at the Open University: http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/arts-and-humanities/philosophy/index.htm For more information about mathematics visit http://www.open.edu/openlearn/science-maths-technology/mathematics-and-statistics/mathematics Explore qualifications in Mathematics and Statistics with the OU http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/mathematics-and-statistics/index.htm ---
Bauhaus: Design in a Nutshell (3/6)
 
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Tell us what you think and help us improve our Free Educational Resources - https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/YT2017_descr Bauhaus was a totally different type of art school, training students in many art and design disciplines, with the ultimate aim of unifying art, craft, and technology. (Part 3 of 6) Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLhQpDGfX5e7CJ87BDeuTdXTpxl0YM2Tdb --- How Bauhaus is your house? Discover your design alter ego - http://www.open.edu/openlearn/science-maths-technology/engineering-and-technology/design-and-innovation/design/design-nutshell Explore qualifications in 'Design and Innovation' with The OU - http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/qualification/q61.htm --- The Open University is the world’s leading provider of flexible, high quality online degrees and distance learning, serving students across the globe with highly respected degree qualifications, and the triple accredited MBA. The OU teaches through its own unique method of distance learning, called ‘supported open learning’ and you do not need any formal qualifications to study with us, just commitment and a desire to find out what you are capable of. Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/OUFreeLearning For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw
Modernism: Design in a Nutshell (4/6)
 
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TELL US WHAT YOU THINK and help us improve our Free Educational Resources https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/YT2017_descr Modernism was a far-reaching ideology applied across virtually all forms of creative expression. The general rule was that function should always dictate form. The approach celebrated mankind's intelligence, creativity and radical thinking, even if it sometimes verged on the absurd. (Part 4 of 6) Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLhQpDGfX5e7CJ87BDeuTdXTpxl0YM2Tdb --- Do you buy into Modernism? Discover your design alter ego http://www.open.edu/openlearn/science-maths-technology/engineering-and-technology/design-and-innovation/design/design-nutshell Explore qualifications in 'Design and Innovation' with The OU http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/qualification/q61.htm ---
Arts and Crafts: Design in a Nutshell (2/6)
 
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TELL US WHAT YOU THINK and help us improve our Free Educational Resources https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/YT2017_descr This influential design movement began because people got fed up with machines. The Arts and Crafts movement promoted economic and social reform, sticking up for ordinary workers and craftspeople. (Part 2 of 6) Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLhQpDGfX5e7CJ87BDeuTdXTpxl0YM2Tdb --- Have you mastered your machines? Discover your design alter ego http://www.open.edu/openlearn/science-maths-technology/engineering-and-technology/design-and-innovation/design/design-nutshell Explore qualifications in 'Design and Innovation' with The OU http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/qualification/q61.htm ---
Gothic Revival: Design in a Nutshell (1/6)
 
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Tell us what you think and help us improve our Free Educational Resources - https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/YT2017_descr Gothic Revival was one of the most influential design styles of the 19th century. Revivalists adhered to the romantic notion that stuff could and should look more meaningful, with designs based on forms and patterns used in the Middle Ages. (Part 1 of 6) Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLhQpDGfX5e7CJ87BDeuTdXTpxl0YM2Tdb --- Are you ready to get your goth on? Discover your design alter ego http://www.open.edu/openlearn/science-maths-technology/engineering-and-technology/design-and-innovation/design/design-nutshell Explore qualifications in 'Design and Innovation' with The OU http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/qualification/q61.htm --- The Open University is the world’s leading provider of flexible, high quality online degrees and distance learning, serving students across the globe with highly respected degree qualifications, and the triple accredited MBA. The OU teaches through its own unique method of distance learning, called ‘supported open learning’ and you do not need any formal qualifications to study with us, just commitment and a desire to find out what you are capable of. Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/OUFreeLearning For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw
The Invisible Hand - 60 Second Adventures in Economics (1/6)
 
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TELL US WHAT YOU THINK and help us improve our Free Educational Resources https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/YT2017_descr For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/money-management/management/business-studies/evan-davis-reflections-on-the-british-economy --- Economist, Adam Smith, used the term The Invisible Hand to describe the self-regulating nature of the market place - a core concept for so-called free-marketeers. (Part 1 of 6) Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLhQpDGfX5e7DDGEQvLonjDQsbclAF2N-t --- Study economics with the OU http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/course/social-sciences/economics/index.htm ---
Hilbert's Infinite Hotel - 60-Second Adventures in Thought (4/6)
 
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TELL US WHAT YOU THINK and help us improve our Free Educational Resources https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/YT2017_descr For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.ac.uk/openlearn/history-the-arts/culture/philosophy --- A never-ending hotel, always full of guests, helps to explain the nature of infinity. (Part 4 of 6) Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL73A886F2DD959FF1 Transcript link - http://podcast.open.ac.uk/feeds/thoughtexperiments-01/transcript/60second04_01691_16696.pdf --- Study 'Philosophy' at the Open University: http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/arts-and-humanities/philosophy/index.htm For more information about mathematics visit http://www.open.edu/openlearn/science-maths-technology/mathematics-and-statistics/mathematics Explore qualifications in Mathematics and Statistics with the OU http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/mathematics-and-statistics/index.htm ---
The Phillips Curve - 60 Second Adventures in Economics (3/6)
 
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TELL US WHAT YOU THINK and help us improve our Free Educational Resources https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2015_YouTube_descr For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/society/the-transformation-work-wales --- Bill Phillips' curve historically described an inverse relationship between the rate of unemployment and the rate of wage (and therefore price) inflation - but since his analysis became popular the relationship has changed. (Part 3 of 6) Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLhQpDGfX5e7DDGEQvLonjDQsbclAF2N-t --- Study economics with the OU http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/course/social-sciences/economics/index.htm ---
Languages: Anglo-Saxon - The History of English (1/10)
 
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Take a look at what words the Anglo-Saxons and Vikings bought to the English language. (Part 1 of 10) Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLA03075BAD88B909E Transcript link - http://media-podcast.open.ac.uk/feeds/history-of-english/transcript/historyofenglish01_01478_14759.pdf Study a free course on English: skills for learning at the Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/education-development/english-skills-learning/content-section-overview?active-tab=description-tab Explore our English literature free courses http://www.open.edu/openlearn/history-the-arts/explore-our-english-literature-free-courses Study Q39 BA (Honours) English Language and Literature http://www.open.ac.uk/courses/qualifications/q39 Explore qualifications in Languages with the OU http://www.open.ac.uk/courses/find/languages The Open University is the world’s leading provider of flexible, high-quality online degrees and distance learning, serving students across the globe with highly respected degree qualifications, and the triple-accredited MBA. The OU teaches through its own unique method of distance learning, called ‘supported open learning’ and you do not need any formal qualifications to study with us, just commitment and a desire to find out what you are capable of. Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/ For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ouopenlearn/ Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/OUFreeLearning
English and Empire - The History of English (6/10)
 
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Exploring how the British Empire spread across the world bringing back many new words and phrases. (Part 6 of 10) Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLA03075BAD88B909E Transcript link - http://media-podcast.open.ac.uk/feeds/history-of-english/transcript/historyofenglish06_01478_14764.pdf Study a free course on English: skills for learning at the Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/education-development/english-skills-learning/content-section-overview?active-tab=description-tab Explore our English literature free courses http://www.open.edu/openlearn/history-the-arts/explore-our-english-literature-free-courses Study Q39 BA (Honours) English Language and Literature http://www.open.ac.uk/courses/qualifications/q39 Explore qualifications in Languages with the OU http://www.open.ac.uk/courses/find/languages The Open University is the world’s leading provider of flexible, high-quality online degrees and distance learning, serving students across the globe with highly respected degree qualifications, and the triple-accredited MBA. The OU teaches through its own unique method of distance learning, called ‘supported open learning’ and you do not need any formal qualifications to study with us, just commitment and a desire to find out what you are capable of. Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/ For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ouopenlearn/ Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/OUFreeLearning
The Norman Conquest - The History of English (2/10)
 
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In 1066, William the Conqueror invaded Britain and bought with him fancy French words to add to the English language. (Part 2 of 10) Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLA03075BAD88B909E Transcript link - http://media-podcast.open.ac.uk/feeds/history-of-english/transcript/historyofenglish02_01478_14760.pdf Study a free course on English: skills for learning at the Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/education-development/english-skills-learning/content-section-overview?active-tab=description-tab Explore our English literature free courses http://www.open.edu/openlearn/history-the-arts/explore-our-english-literature-free-courses Study Q39 BA (Honours) English Language and Literature http://www.open.ac.uk/courses/qualifications/q39 Explore qualifications in Languages with the OU http://www.open.ac.uk/courses/find/languages The Open University is the world’s leading provider of flexible, high-quality online degrees and distance learning, serving students across the globe with highly respected degree qualifications, and the triple-accredited MBA. The OU teaches through its own unique method of distance learning, called ‘supported open learning’ and you do not need any formal qualifications to study with us, just commitment and a desire to find out what you are capable of. Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/ For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ouopenlearn/ Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/OUFreeLearning
Achilles and the Tortoise - 60-Second Adventures in Thought (1/6)
 
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TELL US WHAT YOU THINK and help us improve our Free Educational Resources https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/YT2017_descr Ancient mathematical trickery proves that a mighty hero cannot overtake a tortoise. (And that mortgages take a long time to pay off.) (Part 1 of 6) Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL73A886F2DD959FF1 Transcript link - http://podcast.open.ac.uk/feeds/thoughtexperiments-01/transcript/60second01_01691_16693.pdf --- Study 'Philosophy' at the Open University: http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/arts-and-humanities/philosophy/index.htm More more information about mathematics visit http://www.open.edu/openlearn/science-maths-technology/mathematics-and-statistics/mathematics Explore qualifications in Mathematics and Statistics with the OU http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/mathematics-and-statistics/index.htm ---
Philosophy: 60-Second Adventures in Thought (combined)
 
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TELL US WHAT YOU THINK and help us improve our Free Educational Resources https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/YT2017_descr A look at 6 different 'Adventures in Thought' (this is a combination of all 6 parts of the series into one video) For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Free learning from The Open University -http://www.open.ac.uk/openlearn/history-the arts/culture/philosophy --- (all parts - combined) Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL73A886F2DD959FF1 --- Study 'Philosophy' at the Open University: http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/arts-and-humanities/philosophy/ind... Explore qualifications in Physics and Astronomy with the OU http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/qualification/science/physics-and-astronomy/index.htm --- The Open University is the world’s leading provider of flexible, high quality online degrees and distance learning, serving students across the globe with highly respected degree qualifications, and the triple accredited MBA. The OU teaches through its own unique method of distance learning, called ‘supported open learning’ and you do not need any formal qualifications to study with us, just commitment and a desire to find out what you are capable of. Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/OUFreeLearning
The Grandfather Paradox - 60-Second Adventures in Thought (2/6)
 
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TELL US WHAT YOU THINK and help us improve our Free Educational Resources https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/YT2017_descr For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.ac.uk/openlearn/history-the-arts/culture/philosophy --- A well known story that questions the logic of time travel. (Part 2 of 6) Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL73A886F2DD959FF1 Transcript link - http://podcast.open.ac.uk/feeds/thoughtexperiments-01/transcript/60second02_01691_16694.pdf --- Study 'Philosophy' at the Open University: http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/arts-and-humanities/philosophy/index.htm ---
The Impossible Trinity - 60 Second Adventures in Economics (5/6)
 
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TELL US WHAT YOU THINK and help us improve our Free Educational Resources https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2015_YouTube_descr For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/money-management/money/accounting-and-finance/finance/brief-history-black-wednesday --- The Impossible Trinity or 'trilemma' suggests that it is impossible for a country to maintain a fixed exchange rate, free capital movement and an independent monetary policy at one and the same time. (Part 5 of 6) Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLhQpDGfX5e7DDGEQvLonjDQsbclAF2N-t --- Study economics with the OU http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/course/social-sciences/economics/index.htm ---
History of English (combined)
 
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Take a look at the history of the English language (this is a combination of all 10 parts of the series into one video) (All parts - combined) Playlist link - https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLA03075BAD88B909E Study a free course on English: skills for learning at the Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/education-development/english-skills-learning/content-section-overview?active-tab=description-tab Explore our English literature free courses http://www.open.edu/openlearn/history-the-arts/explore-our-english-literature-free-courses Study Q39 BA (Honours) English Language and Literature http://www.open.ac.uk/courses/qualifications/q39 Explore qualifications in Languages with the OU http://www.open.ac.uk/courses/find/languages The Open University is the world’s leading provider of flexible, high-quality online degrees and distance learning, serving students across the globe with highly respected degree qualifications, and the triple-accredited MBA. The OU teaches through its own unique method of distance learning, called ‘supported open learning’ and you do not need any formal qualifications to study with us, just commitment and a desire to find out what you are capable of. Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/ For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ouopenlearn/ Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/OUFreeLearning
A Day on Mercury - 60 Second Adventures in Astronomy (4/14)
 
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TELL US WHAT YOU THINK and help us improve our Free Educational Resources https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/YT2017_descr For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/science-maths-technology/science/physics-and-astronomy/astronomy/day-on-mercury --- No-one on Mercury could claim there's not enough hours in the day. Find out how you'd pass the time on a planet where a single day lasts two years. (Part 4 of 14) Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLhQpDGfX5e7CSp3rm5SDv7D_idfkRzje- --- Study science with the OU http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/qualification/science/physics-and-astronomy/index.htm OU on the BBC: Stargazing LIVE http://www.open.edu/openlearn/whats-on/ou-on-the-bbc-stargazing-live ---
Schrödinger's Cat - 60-Second Adventures in Thought (6/6)
 
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TELL US WHAT YOU THINK and help us improve our Free Educational Resources https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/YT2017_descr For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.ac.uk/openlearn/history-the-arts/culture/philosophy --- This famous experiment tackling quantum theory involves a cat in a potentially lethal box. (Part 6 of 6) Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL73A886F2DD959FF1 Transcript link - http://podcast.open.ac.uk/feeds/thoughtexperiments-01/transcript/60second06_01691_16698.pdf --- Study 'Philosophy' at the Open University: http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/arts-and-humanities/philosophy/index.htm Explore qualifications in Physics and Astronomy with the OU http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/qualification/science/physics-and-astronomy/index.htm ---
60 Second Adventures in Economics (combined)
 
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TELL US WHAT YOU THINK and help us improve our Free Educational Resources https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/YT2017_descr For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/money-management/money/economics --- Ever shaken an invisible hand? Been flattened by a falling market? Or wondered what took the bend out of Phillips' curve? David Mitchell helps reveal some of the great dilemmas faced by governments trying to run an economy - whether to save or spend, control inflation, regulate trade, fix exchange rates, or just leave everyone to get on with it and not intervene. You'll learn why Adam Smith put such a high price on free markets, how Keynes found a bold new way to reduce unemployment, and what economists went on to discover about the impact of policy on people's and businesses' behaviour - which may not always be entirely rational. Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLhQpDGfX5e7DDGEQvLonjDQsbclAF2N-t --- Study economics with the OU http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/course/social-sciences/economics/index.htm --- The Open University is the world’s leading provider of flexible, high quality online degrees and distance learning, serving students across the globe with highly respected degree qualifications, and the triple accredited MBA. The OU teaches through its own unique method of distance learning, called ‘supported open learning’ and you do not need any formal qualifications to study with us, just commitment and a desire to find out what you are capable of. Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/OUFreeLearning
Global English - The History of English (10/10)
 
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The future of English and the many hybrids that have been created. Should we still call it English? (Part 10 of 10) Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLA03075BAD88B909E Transcript link - http://media-podcast.open.ac.uk/feeds/history-of-english/transcript/historyofenglish10_01478_14768.pdf Study a free course on English: skills for learning at the Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/education-development/english-skills-learning/content-section-overview?active-tab=description-tab Explore our English literature free courses http://www.open.edu/openlearn/history-the-arts/explore-our-english-literature-free-courses Study Q39 BA (Honours) English Language and Literature http://www.open.ac.uk/courses/qualifications/q39 Explore qualifications in Languages with the OU http://www.open.ac.uk/courses/find/languages The Open University is the world’s leading provider of flexible, high-quality online degrees and distance learning, serving students across the globe with highly respected degree qualifications, and the triple-accredited MBA. The OU teaches through its own unique method of distance learning, called ‘supported open learning’ and you do not need any formal qualifications to study with us, just commitment and a desire to find out what you are capable of. Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/ For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ouopenlearn/ Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/OUFreeLearning
Shakespeare: Original pronunciation (The Open University)
 
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An introduction by David and Ben Crystal to the 'Original Pronunciation' production of Shakespeare and what they reveal about the history of the English language. Transcript link - http://www.open.edu/openlearn/history-the-arts/culture/english-language/speaking-shakespeare-how-was-shakespeare-pronounced-when-he-was-writing Study a free course on Reading Shakespeare's As You Like It at the Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/history-the-arts/reading-shakespeares-you-it/content-section-0?active-tab=content-tab Explore our English literature free courses http://www.open.edu/openlearn/history-the-arts/explore-our-english-literature-free-courses Study Q39 BA (Honours) English Language and Literature http://www.open.ac.uk/courses/qualifications/q39 Study Q66 BA (Honours) English Literature http://www.open.ac.uk/courses/qualifications/q66 Explore qualifications in Languages with the OU http://www.open.ac.uk/courses/find/languages The Open University is the world’s leading provider of flexible, high-quality online degrees and distance learning, serving students across the globe with highly respected degree qualifications, and the triple-accredited MBA. The OU teaches through its own unique method of distance learning, called ‘supported open learning’ and you do not need any formal qualifications to study with us, just commitment and a desire to find out what you are capable of. Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/ For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ouopenlearn/ Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/OUFreeLearning
History & the Arts – Postmodernism: Design in a Nutshell (6/6)
 
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TELL US WHAT YOU THINK and help us improve our Free Educational Resources – https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/YT2017_descr Less is more? Less is a bore! More than just an artistic style, Postmodernism was a mindset, a way of rejecting how we understand our world. Because the Postmodernists refused to see things as one thing or another, this blurring of boundaries had the power to bring about great social change. (Part 6 of 6) Playlist link – http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLhQpDGfX5e7CJ87BDeuTdXTpxl0YM2Tdb For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel – https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw --- Planning something postmodern? Discover your design alter ego – http://www.open.edu/openlearn/science-maths-technology/engineering-and-technology/design-and-innovation/design/design-nutshell Study art for free – http://www.open.edu/openlearn/history-the-arts/free-courses Explore qualifications in 'Design and Innovation' with The OU –http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/qualification/q61.htm --- The Open University is the world’s leading provider of flexible, high-quality online degrees and distance learning, serving students across the globe with highly respected degree qualifications, and the triple-accredited MBA. The OU teaches through its own unique method of distance learning, called ‘supported open learning’ and you do not need any formal qualifications to study with us, just commitment and a desire to find out what you are capable of. Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/OUFreeLearning
Structural Realism - International Relations (1/7)
 
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Professor John Mearsheimer from the University of Chicago discusses Structural Realism (Part 1 of 7) Playlist link - https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLhQpDGfX5e7C6FA5IYU3VPYN7kWHl1mxQ Transcript link - http://podcast.open.ac.uk/feeds/3002_internationalrelations/transcript/33023_meirsheimer_on_realism.pdf Study a free course on Rights and justice in international relations at the Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/people-politics-law/politics-policy-people/politics/rights-and-justice-international-relations/content-section-0?active-tab=description-tab Study Q11 BA (Honours) International Studies http://www.open.ac.uk/courses/qualifications/q11 Explore qualifications in Social Sciences with the OU http://www.open.ac.uk/courses/find/social-sciences The Open University is the world’s leading provider of flexible, high-quality online degrees and distance learning, serving students across the globe with highly respected degree qualifications, and the triple-accredited MBA. The OU teaches through its own unique method of distance learning, called ‘supported open learning’ and you do not need any formal qualifications to study with us, just commitment and a desire to find out what you are capable of. Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/ For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ouopenlearn/ Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/OUFreeLearning
The History of the EU with David Mitchell
 
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TELL US WHAT YOU THINK and help us improve our Free Educational Resources https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/YT2017_descr When was the EU created? And what is its purpose? Narrated by David Mitchell the film explores how and why The European Union was conceived as well as the major events and key players that helped form the idea from its inception through to obstacles it faces today. LEARM MORE ABOUT EUROPE AND THE REFERENDUM http://goo.gl/yxVE7k?LKCAMPAIGN=yt900 ref&MEDIA=ou For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/user/OUlearn Transcript: The History of the EU http://podcast.open.ac.uk/feeds/3263_transcriptsforyoutubecollectionsthatmightnotg/transcript/38721_ste-000.pdf Study a FREE course at the Open University http://goo.gl/K9oX47?LKCAMPAIGN=yt900 OL course&MEDIA=ou Study International Studies at The Open University http://goo.gl/1arwfU?LKCAMPAIGN=yt900 ou Course&MEDIA=ol The Open University is the world’s leading provider of flexible, high quality online degrees and distance learning, serving students across the globe with highly respected degree qualifications, and the triple accredited MBA. The OU teaches through its own unique method of distance learning, called ‘supported open learning’ and you do not need any formal qualifications to study with us, just commitment and a desire to find out what you are capable of. --- Follow us on OUFreeLearning Twitter https://twitter.com/OUFreeLearning
Lysistrata - Greek Plays (1/2)
 
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For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/history-the-arts/history/classical-studies --- Enjoy an extract from Aristophanes's comic account of one woman's method of ending The Peloponnesian War. (Part 1 of 2) Playlist link - https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=SPhQpDGfX5e7B_W9n7ygpiww6Q-SmpeBuY --- Study 'The arts past and present' with the OU http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/course/aa100.htm Explore qualifications in Arts and Humanities with the OU http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/arts-and-humanities/index.htm ---
Shakespeare - The History of English (3/10)
 
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This video shows us that Shakespeare invented over 2000 new words and phrases like eyeball, anchovy and puppy. (Part 3 of 10) Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLA03075BAD88B909E Transcript link - http://media-podcast.open.ac.uk/feeds/history-of-english/transcript/historyofenglish03_01478_14761.pdf Study a free course on English: skills for learning at the Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/education-development/english-skills-learning/content-section-overview?active-tab=description-tab Explore our English literature free courses http://www.open.edu/openlearn/history-the-arts/explore-our-english-literature-free-courses Study Q39 BA (Honours) English Language and Literature http://www.open.ac.uk/courses/qualifications/q39 Explore qualifications in Languages with the OU http://www.open.ac.uk/courses/find/languages The Open University is the world’s leading provider of flexible, high-quality online degrees and distance learning, serving students across the globe with highly respected degree qualifications, and the triple-accredited MBA. The OU teaches through its own unique method of distance learning, called ‘supported open learning’ and you do not need any formal qualifications to study with us, just commitment and a desire to find out what you are capable of. Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/ For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ouopenlearn/ Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/OUFreeLearning
American English - The History of English (8/10)
 
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Learn about American-English and how some American words were actually English to start with. (Part 8 of 10) Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLA03075BAD88B909E Transcript link - http://media-podcast.open.ac.uk/feeds/history-of-english/transcript/historyofenglish08_01478_14766.pdf Study a free course on English: skills for learning at the Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/education-development/english-skills-learning/content-section-overview?active-tab=description-tab Explore our English literature free courses http://www.open.edu/openlearn/history-the-arts/explore-our-english-literature-free-courses Study Q39 BA (Honours) English Language and Literature http://www.open.ac.uk/courses/qualifications/q39 Explore qualifications in Languages with the OU http://www.open.ac.uk/courses/find/languages The Open University is the world’s leading provider of flexible, high-quality online degrees and distance learning, serving students across the globe with highly respected degree qualifications, and the triple-accredited MBA. The OU teaches through its own unique method of distance learning, called ‘supported open learning’ and you do not need any formal qualifications to study with us, just commitment and a desire to find out what you are capable of. Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/ For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ouopenlearn/ Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/OUFreeLearning
The Paradox of Thrift - 60 Second Adventures in Economics (2/6)
 
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TELL US WHAT YOU THINK and help us improve our Free Educational Resources https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2015_YouTube_descr For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/money-management/money/accounting-and-finance/finance/bubbles-and-savings --- The Paradox of Thrift suggests that while it may be wise for an individual to save money when income is low and job prospects are precarious, it could be collectively disastrous if everyone is thrifty together. (Part 2 of 6) Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLhQpDGfX5e7DDGEQvLonjDQsbclAF2N-t --- Study economics with the OU http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/course/social-sciences/economics/index.htm ---
Comparing the four halogens - Chemical elements: properties and reactions (2/8)
 
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TELL US WHAT YOU THINK and help us improve our Free Educational Resources https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/YT2017_descr For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/science-maths-technology/science/chemistry --- Shows both the reactions and properties of some chemical elements. (Part 2 of 8) Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL6F28F4865BB49B8C --- Study 'The molecular world' with the OU http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/course/s205.htm Explore qualifications in Science with the OU http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/science/index.htm ---
Event Horizons - 60 Second Adventures in Astronomy (7/14)
 
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For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/science-maths-technology/science/physics-and-astronomy --- Just what is the point of no return? German physicist, Karl Schwarzschild calculated the event horizon of black holes. And it can tell us more about the eventual fate of all the galaxies. (Part 7 of 14) Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLhQpDGfX5e7CSp3rm5SDv7D_idfkRzje- --- Study science with the OU http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/qualification/science/physics-and-astronomy/index.htm OU on the BBC: Stargazing LIVE http://www.open.edu/openlearn/whats-on/ou-on-the-bbc-stargazing-live ---
Apertures and Diffraction - Exploring Wave Motion (3/5)
 
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TELL US WHAT YOU THINK and help us improve our Free Educational Resources https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/YT2017_descr For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/science-maths-technology/science/physics-and-astronomy --- Andrew Norton shows what happens when waves pass through apertures of different sizes. (Part 3 of 5) Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLFE829A78F461BD20 Transcript link - http://media-podcast.open.ac.uk/feeds/fsc-exploring-wave-motion/transcript/fsc03.03.pdf --- For more information about apertures and diffraction visit http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/course/s104.htm
Internet English - The History of English (9/10)
 
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Exploring the expansion of internet language, with abbreviations like lol and btw. (Part 9 of 10) Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLA03075BAD88B909E Transcript link - http://media-podcast.open.ac.uk/feeds/history-of-english/transcript/historyofenglish09_01478_14767.pdf Study a free course on English: skills for learning at the Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/education-development/english-skills-learning/content-section-overview?active-tab=description-tab Explore our English literature free courses http://www.open.edu/openlearn/history-the-arts/explore-our-english-literature-free-courses Study Q39 BA (Honours) English Language and Literature http://www.open.ac.uk/courses/qualifications/q39 Explore qualifications in Languages with the OU http://www.open.ac.uk/courses/find/languages The Open University is the world’s leading provider of flexible, high-quality online degrees and distance learning, serving students across the globe with highly respected degree qualifications, and the triple-accredited MBA. The OU teaches through its own unique method of distance learning, called ‘supported open learning’ and you do not need any formal qualifications to study with us, just commitment and a desire to find out what you are capable of. Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/ For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ouopenlearn/ Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/OUFreeLearning
American Industrial Design: Design in a Nutshell (5/6)
 
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TELL US WHAT YOU THINK and help us improve our Free Educational Resources https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/YT2017_descr From the ashes of the Great Depression, American Industrial Designers brought us the age of mass consumption with their "utilitarian art": sleek, sophisticated and beautiful objects that everyone wanted to own. (Part 5 of 6) Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLhQpDGfX5e7CJ87BDeuTdXTpxl0YM2Tdb --- Does American Industrial Design do it for you? Discover your design alter ego http://www.open.edu/openlearn/science-maths-technology/engineering-and-technology/design-and-innovation/design/design-nutshell Explore qualifications in 'Design and Innovation' with The OU http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/qualification/q61.htm ---
Appearance and reality: in conversation with Derren Brown - OU Boundaries philosophy series (2/7)
 
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TELL US WHAT YOU THINK and help us improve our Free Educational Resources https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2015_YouTube_descr For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Free learning from the Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/history-the-arts/culture/philosophy --- The Open University's Nigel Warburton talks to psychological illusionist Derren Brown about appearance and reality, and what kind of people are most gullible. (Part 2 of 7) Playlist link http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL91411E46A271892E --- Articles by Nigel Warburton on OpenLearn http://www.open.ac.uk/openlearn/profiles/nigel-warburton Study 'Exploring philosophy' with the OU http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/course/a222.htm Explore qualifications in Arts and Humanities with the OU http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/arts-and-humanities/index.htm ---
The English of Science - The History of English (5/10)
 
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In the 17th Century, new science words were being created like acid, ovary and tonsil. (Part 5 of 10) Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLA03075BAD88B909E Transcript link - http://media-podcast.open.ac.uk/feeds/history-of-english/transcript/historyofenglish05_01478_14763.pdf Study a free course on English: skills for learning at the Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/education-development/english-skills-learning/content-section-overview?active-tab=description-tab Explore our English literature free courses http://www.open.edu/openlearn/history-the-arts/explore-our-english-literature-free-courses Study Q39 BA (Honours) English Language and Literature http://www.open.ac.uk/courses/qualifications/q39 Explore qualifications in Languages with the OU http://www.open.ac.uk/courses/find/languages The Open University is the world’s leading provider of flexible, high-quality online degrees and distance learning, serving students across the globe with highly respected degree qualifications, and the triple-accredited MBA. The OU teaches through its own unique method of distance learning, called ‘supported open learning’ and you do not need any formal qualifications to study with us, just commitment and a desire to find out what you are capable of. Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/ For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ouopenlearn/ Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/OUFreeLearning
The Principle of Comparative Advantage - 60 Second Adventures in Economics (4/6)
 
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TELL US WHAT YOU THINK and help us improve our Free Educational Resources https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/YT2017_descr For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/money-management/management/business-studies/competitive-advantage --- David Ricardo's famous economic model, predicts that if there are just two countries and two products both can be better off if they specialise and trade in the thing they're relatively best at. (Part 4 of 6) Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLhQpDGfX5e7DDGEQvLonjDQsbclAF2N-t --- Study economics with the OU http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/course/social-sciences/economics/index.htm ---
Environmental Science – Grad, Div and Curl (1/3)
 
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Introduction to this gradient vector. What is meant by 'steepness of a path' on a hillside? (Part 1 of 3) Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLB4CDD2976B5FE747 Transcript link - http://media-podcast.open.ac.uk/feeds/mst209-grad-div-curl/transcript/mst207grad01.pdf Study a free course on Maths for science and technology at the Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/science-maths-technology/mathematics-statistics/maths-science-and-technology/content-section-0?active-tab=description-tab Explore our Mathematics & Statistics free courses http://www.open.edu/openlearn/science-maths-technology/mathematics-and-statistics?seeall=1&page=3 Study Q36 BSc (Honours) Mathematics and Statistics http://www.open.ac.uk/courses/qualifications/q36 Explore qualifications related to Mathematics & Statistics with the OU http://www.open.ac.uk/courses/find/mathematics-and-statistics The Open University is the world’s leading provider of flexible, high-quality online degrees and distance learning, serving students across the globe with highly respected degree qualifications, and the triple-accredited MBA. The OU teaches through its own unique method of distance learning, called ‘supported open learning’ and you do not need any formal qualifications to study with us, just commitment and a desire to find out what you are capable of. Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/ For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ouopenlearn/ Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/OUFreeLearning
The Big Bang - 60 Second Adventures in Astronomy (1/14)
 
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TELL US WHAT YOU THINK and help us improve our Free Educational Resources https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/YT2017_descr For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/science-maths-technology/science/physics-and-astronomy/the-big-bang/content-section-0 --- Just how big was the Big Bang? Discover how scientists have calculated the exact volume of the noise created at the birth of the Universe. (Part 1 of 14) Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLhQpDGfX5e7CSp3rm5SDv7D_idfkRzje- --- Study science with the OU http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/qualification/science/physics-and-astronomy/index.htm OU on the BBC: Stargazing LIVE http://www.open.edu/openlearn/whats-on/ou-on-the-bbc-stargazing-live ---
The King James Bible - The History of English (4/10)
 
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Illustrating that in 1611, the new King James Bible was created and gave us many famous phrases. (Part 4 of 10) Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLA03075BAD88B909E Transcript link - http://media-podcast.open.ac.uk/feeds/history-of-english/transcript/historyofenglish04_01478_14762.pdf Study a free course on English: skills for learning at the Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/education-development/english-skills-learning/content-section-overview?active-tab=description-tab Explore our English literature free courses http://www.open.edu/openlearn/history-the-arts/explore-our-english-literature-free-courses Study Q39 BA (Honours) English Language and Literature http://www.open.ac.uk/courses/qualifications/q39 Explore qualifications in Languages with the OU http://www.open.ac.uk/courses/find/languages The Open University is the world’s leading provider of flexible, high-quality online degrees and distance learning, serving students across the globe with highly respected degree qualifications, and the triple-accredited MBA. The OU teaches through its own unique method of distance learning, called ‘supported open learning’ and you do not need any formal qualifications to study with us, just commitment and a desire to find out what you are capable of. Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/ For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ouopenlearn/ Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/OUFreeLearning
Large Hadron Collider - 60 Second Adventures in Astronomy (11/14)
 
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TELL US WHAT YOU THINK and help us improve our Free Educational Resources https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/YT2017_descr For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/science-maths-technology/science/physics-and-astronomy/physics/large-hadron-collider --- Some thought it would create another Universe, while others thought it would suck us all into a black hole. But the Large Hadron Collider is not as dangerous as we thought. (Part 11 of 14) Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/course?list=EChQpDGfX5e7CSp3rm5SDv7D_idfkRzje- --- Study science with the OU http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/qualification/science/physics-and-astronomy/index.htm OU on the BBC: Stargazing LIVE http://www.open.edu/openlearn/whats-on/ou-on-the-bbc-stargazing-live ---
The Twin Paradox - 60-Second Adventures in Thought (5/6)
 
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TELL US WHAT YOU THINK and help us improve our Free Educational Resources https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/YT2017_descr For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.ac.uk/openlearn/history-the-arts/culture/philosophy --- An identical twin in space illustrates Einstein's special theory of relativity. (Part 5 of 6) Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL73A886F2DD959FF1 Transcript link - http://podcast.open.ac.uk/feeds/thoughtexperiments-01/transcript/60second05_01691_16697.pdf --- Study 'Philosophy' at the Open University: http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/arts-and-humanities/philosophy/index.htm Explore qualifications in Physics and Astronomy with the OU http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/qualification/science/physics-and-astronomy/index.htm More about Einstein and relativity http://www.open.edu/openlearn/science-maths-technology/science/physics-and-astronomy/the-physical-world-waves-and-relativity?track=985c2b3326 ---
Splitting & Projection - Critical Social Psychology (16/30)
 
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For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.ac.uk/openlearn/body-mind/psychology --- Professor Ann Phoenix and Dr Helen Lucey discuss the twin processes, and how they relate to social psychoanalytic research. (Part 16 of 30) Playlist Link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL528A6A714B6796B6 Transcript link - http://media-podcast.open.ac.uk/feeds/dd307-social-psychology/transcript/dd307social04.pdf --- For more information about splitting & projection visit http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/course/dd307.htm
Religion as social control - 60 Second Adventures in Religion (1/4)
 
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TELL US WHAT YOU THINK and help us improve our Free Educational Resources https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/YT2017_descr For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/whats-on/ou-on-the-bbc-divine-women --- Had Marx got his way, society would be so happy being revolutionaries, there'd be no need for religion. He'd obviously never been to a Gulag. (Part 1 of 4) Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLhQpDGfX5e7AUI1kWCNjbigehipSmkZ5s Transcript link - podcast.open.ac.uk/feeds/2200_60secondadventuresinreligion/transcript/religion_as_social_control_02200_21850.pdf --- Study Religion with the OU http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/qualification/arts-and-humanities/religious-studies/index.htm ---
Troy Story: The Iliad (1/2)
 
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The Iliad is the oldest surviving work of Greek literature, written by Homer in the 8th century BC. It is an epic poem, with 24 chapters, based on the attack on Troy by the Mycenaeans. The poem includes early Greek myths and legends. The story occurs during the Trojan War and tells the story of the wrath of Achilles, the death and funeral of Hector, and the siege of Troy. Important characters in the Iliad include Achilles, Odysseus, Agamemnon, Menelaus, Priam, Hector, Paris, and Helen. Find out more about them with our cast of characters: http://www.open.edu/openlearn/history-the-arts/classical-studies/the-iliad-list-characters --- For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Study free at the Open University: http://www.open.edu/openlearn/history-the-arts Playlist - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cx0tQojZNIU&list=PLhQpDGfX5e7BM1YwoR_3nzyRMNXbWM5fw --- Classic studies at the OU: http://www.open.ac.uk/courses/find/classical-studies The Open University is the world’s leading provider of flexible, high-quality online degrees and distance learning, serving students across the globe with highly respected degree qualifications, and the triple accredited MBA. The OU teaches through its own unique method of distance learning, called ‘supported open learning’ and you do not need any formal qualifications to study with us, just commitment and a desire to find out what you are capable of. --- Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/OUFreeLearning Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ouopenlearn/
Appearance and reality: introduction - OU Boundaries philosophy series (1/7)
 
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For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Free learning from the Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/history-the-arts/culture/philosophy --- Does the fallibility of sensory evidence -- for example, the fact we can make mistakes about what we're seeing, hearing, tasting, touching and smelling -- mean they're never reliable? The Open University's Nigel Warburton explores this question. (Part 1 of 7) Playlist link http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL91411E46A271892E --- Articles by Nigel Warburton on OpenLearn http://www.open.ac.uk/openlearn/profiles/nigel-warburton Study 'Exploring philosophy' with the OU http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/course/a222.htm Explore qualifications in Arts and Humanities with the OU http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/arts-and-humanities/index.htm ---
Alkali metals in water - Chemical elements: properties and reactions (1/8)
 
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For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Free learning from The Open University - http://www.open.edu/openlearn/science-maths-technology/science/chemistry --- Shows both the reactions and properties of some chemical elements. (Part 1 of 8) Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL6F28F4865BB49B8C --- Study 'The molecular world' with the OU - http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/course/s205.htm Explore qualifications in Science with the OU - http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/science/index.htm --- The Open University is the world’s leading provider of flexible, high quality online degrees and distance learning, serving students across the globe with highly respected degree qualifications, and the triple accredited MBA. The OU teaches through its own unique method of distance learning, called ‘supported open learning’ and you do not need any formal qualifications to study with us, just commitment and a desire to find out what you are capable of. Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/OUFreeLearning
Rational Choice Theory - 60 Second Adventures in Economics (6/6)
 
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TELL US WHAT YOU THINK and help us improve our Free Educational Resources https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/YT2017_descr For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/society/politics-policy-people/sociology/who-choosing-choice --- Without a belief in rational behaviour, it's hard to design an economic policy with predictable results. In practice, people's errors or misinformed choices can frustrate policy design. (Part 6 of 6) Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLhQpDGfX5e7DDGEQvLonjDQsbclAF2N-t --- Study economics with the OU http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/course/social-sciences/economics/index.htm ---
Inside the linear accelerator - The Linear Accelerator (LINAC) (2/5)
 
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TELL US WHAT YOU THINK and help us improve our Free Educational Resources https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2015_YouTube_descr For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.ac.uk/openlearn/science-maths-technology/engineering-and-technology --- A brief description of the components of a linear accelerator and an explanation on how X-rays are generated. (Part 2 of 5) Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL9CD5AFBE68907DE9 Transcript link http://media-podcast.open.ac.uk/feeds/s819-radiotherapy/transcript/s819-radiotherapy-in-practise-inside-the-linear-accelerator.pdf --- Study 'Radiotherapy and its physics' with the OU http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/course/s819.htm Explore qualifications in Science with the OU http://www3.open.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/science/index.htm ---
The Age of the Dictionary - The History of English (7/10)
 
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A look at how lexicographers started creating the Dictionary of the English Language to ensure that everyone spelt words correctly and knew their correct definition. (Part 7 of 10) Playlist link - http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLA03075BAD88B909E Transcript link - http://media-podcast.open.ac.uk/feeds/history-of-english/transcript/historyofenglish07_01478_14765.pdf Study a free course on English: skills for learning at the Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/education-development/english-skills-learning/content-section-overview?active-tab=description-tab Explore our English literature free courses http://www.open.edu/openlearn/history-the-arts/explore-our-english-literature-free-courses Study Q39 BA (Honours) English Language and Literature http://www.open.ac.uk/courses/qualifications/q39 Explore qualifications in Languages with the OU http://www.open.ac.uk/courses/find/languages The Open University is the world’s leading provider of flexible, high-quality online degrees and distance learning, serving students across the globe with highly respected degree qualifications, and the triple-accredited MBA. The OU teaches through its own unique method of distance learning, called ‘supported open learning’ and you do not need any formal qualifications to study with us, just commitment and a desire to find out what you are capable of. Free learning from The Open University http://www.open.edu/openlearn/ For more like this subscribe to the Open University channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXsH4hSV_kEdAOsupMMm4Qw Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ouopenlearn/ Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/OUFreeLearning
Magic and being human: in conversation with Derren Brown - OU Boundaries philosophy series (6/7)
 
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