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Pit on Comet 67P
General
23 Jan 2015

Rosetta Mission: new results reveal comet 67P is an ‘icy dirtball’ covered in ‘goose bumps’

Scientists at The Open University (OU) have played an important role in the first results from the historic European Space Agency mission,...  read more

General
22 Jan 2015

New research compares inequalities in UK’s child safeguarding systems

Why are children from poor neighbourhoods more likely to be subject to a child protection intervention than those living in better off...  read more

General
20 Jan 2015

BBC/OU Series Reveals the Real Life of Pupils Excluded from School

Excluded: Kicked out of School

A new hard-hitting BBC 3 documentary series co-produced by BBC and The Open University (OU) captures daily life in a school for...  read more

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New Academy to Help Europe Meet Big Data Skills Gap  09 Jan 2015
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Open University and social partners get boost to support access to Higher Education  08 Jan 2015
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Policy Makers Must 'Get Religion' To Prevent Violence  05 Jan 2015
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30 years of SME research highlights impact of the ‘digital revolution’  16 Dec 2014
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Peter Horrocks Appointed New Vice-Chancellor of The Open University  11 Dec 2014
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The Open University launches mobile toolkits to engage budding young scientists  11 Dec 2014
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New partnership delivers world-class tailored learning to business and governments  08 Dec 2014
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OU awarded £1m to fund research into opening up education  04 Dec 2014
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The Open University’s virtual laboratory achieves success at Times Higher Awards  28 Nov 2014
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OU joins forces with BAE Systems to harness Rosetta know-how for UK’s newest submarines  27 Nov 2014
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New OU / BBC series: Wild Weather with Richard Hammond – learning resources available including free poster and DIY weather experiments  27 Nov 2014
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OU supports Lunar Mission One – the world’s first crowd-funded mission to the Moon  19 Nov 2014
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New partnerships put Milton Keynes at heart of $400bn Smart Cities revolution  14 Nov 2014


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