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Students filming with model of a comet
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25 Jul 2014

Comet-chasing Rosetta mission gives local school students the chance to reach for the stars

Students from Walton High in Milton Keynes have been finding out that the sky is definitely not the limit when it comes...  read more

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24 Jul 2014

Research reveals half of UK small business owners relish being in charge

• Half of SME owners and managers cite ‘being your own boss’ as the biggest benefit of running your own business, listing...  read more

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24 Jul 2014

Award-winning OU / BBC series ‘The Secret History of our Streets’ returns to reveal Scottish History

Käthe Paton, The Moray Estate, Edinburgh

This week sees the return to our television screens of the award-winning series The Secret History of our Streets, which peels back...  read more

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OU sponsors sonic art installation 'Chorus' at Milton Keynes International Festival  17 Jul 2014
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OU becomes first UK University to extend free learning to new social media site Bibblio  17 Jul 2014
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OU students compete on new series of University Challenge  14 Jul 2014
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The Open University Announces Departure of Vice-Chancellor Martin Bean  10 Jul 2014
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Helping dogs ‘sniff out’ cancer – OU unveils new life-changing device  30 Jun 2014
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OU researchers name crater on Mercury ‘Aneirin’ after Welsh poet  24 Jun 2014
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Latest figures from UK’s largest poverty survey reveals rising deprivation  19 Jun 2014
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Faculty of Social Sciences hosts pioneering Student Connections online conference with undergraduates taking centre-stage  18 Jun 2014
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Top Chinese Universities Join FutureLearn to Provide Free Online Courses  17 Jun 2014
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New channels open up learning at the OU and make study more sociable  12 Jun 2014
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OU Scoops Two National Awards for Teaching Excellence  12 Jun 2014
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Scientists find new molecule that contributes to brain disease  10 Jun 2014
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Open University students celebrate their success at annual awards ceremony  06 Jun 2014
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Researchers help uncover story behind mystery Iron Age meteorite in Hampshire  30 May 2014
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OU AND PINEWOOD STUDIOS JOIN FORCES TO OFFER INTRODUCTION TO WORLD OF FILM  30 May 2014
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OU Professor awarded global role in Open Educational Resources  23 May 2014
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Universities and Science Minister Joins 10th Anniversary Celebration of Space Imaging Partnership  22 May 2014


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