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A Perfect Planet

Discover how different forces work together to keep our planet perfectly balanced with The Open University's free 'Perfect Planet' poster.

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Inside the Supermarket

Discover more about business and marketing, with The Open University's free 'Inside the Supermarket' poster.

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Download your free 'Oceans' poster to accompany The Open University / BBC co-production  'Blue Planet II'.

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What's the average working day for a fisherman? Discover the modern fishing day life with this free download.

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Autumnwatch calendar

Explore the connections between humans and wildlife with this calendar.

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Download your free 'The Planets' poster

Discover more about our Solar System’s planets and moons, with The Open University's free 'The Planets' poster.

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A poster from 'Earth from Space'

Discover Earth's changing colours and magnificent patterns seen from space, with The Open University's free 'Earth From Space' poster.

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Download your free 'Blue Planet Live' booklet

Discover the challenges facing the ocean and the creatures that live in it, by downloading our free booklet to complement the OU/BBC series 'Blue Planet Live'.

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Download your free 'Understanding Nature: Landscapes and Lives' booklet

Download your free 'Understanding Nature: Landscapes and Lives' booklet to accompany the OU/BBC series 'Hugh's Wild West'.

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Inside the bank of England still - gold reserves

Money, Business & Law

The world of corporations, the economy, and the law that keeps the world turning.

Hospital still, BBS series. Copyright: Label 1

Health, Wellbeing and Sports

Putting a finger on the pulse of our shared health, mental welfare and physical fitness. 

BBC School TV Series

Education, Development and Languages

Discover more about how we learn, grow and communicate together.

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Nature & Environment

Pole to pole and everything in-between. Our natural world and how it's changing. 

Train in tunnel, The Fifteen Billion Pound railway BBC

Science, Technology, Engineering & Maths

Space, robotics, amazing inventions and the formulas that control them.

Secrets of the museum Copyright © Simon Lloyd for Blast! Films

History & the Arts

Explore the people, culture, events and civilisations that have helped to shape the world around us. 

Forensics: The Real CSI, BBC - a CSIO assesses a car

Society, Psychology and Criminology

The inner-workings of our minds and behaviours in society.

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For over 50 years The Open University and the BBC have worked together; co-producing hundreds of hours of programming and bringing learning to life for millions. Find out more about our unique partnership.

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