History / Philosophy

History - Computer Science - Oct 9
Researchers had a rare opportunity to peek "under the hood" of the Carnegie Mellon University Libraries' two Enigma machines, opening the World War II-era machines to photograph their carefully-crafted interiors and to locate and record the serial numbers printed on their rotors.
History - Oct 8

The oldest surviving pages of the 13th century's most popular story which feature one of medieval European literature's best-known sex scenes have been identified by an academic from the University of Bristol.

History - Sep 26

The existing narrative around youth culture needs to change drastically, according to a leading historian at the University of Sussex. In a new episode of the Impacted podcast, Professor of Collaborative History Lucy Robinson notes that most people think students aren't political anymore - but they are.

History - Sep 20

University of Birmingham researchers are calling for members of the public to help them transcribe one of the most important manuscripts of the Estoria de Espanna , a key medieval Spanish history.

Life Sciences - History - Sep 12
Life Sciences - History

From the world's first female radio astronomer to the discovery of neurons that allow us to see in 3D, a new book details highlights from Australia's first University.

Computer Science - History - Oct 2

On the occasion of the 450th anniversary of Pieter Bruegel the Elder's death, the city of Brussels is organising an exhibition on a few of the master's original drawings as well as a unique series of prints based on these drawings.

History - Sep 25

A team of scientists, led by the University of Bristol, has found the first evidence that prehistoric babies were fed animal milk using the equivalent of modern-day baby bottles. Possible infant feeding vessels, made from clay, first appear in Europe in the Neolithic (at around 5,000 BC), becoming more commonplace throughout the Bronze and Iron Ages.

History - Business - Sep 18

Are we more stressed now than our ancestors were? A new book by a Sussex historian could hold the answer. Dr Jill Kirby 's book Feeling the strain: a cultural history of stress in twentieth-century Britain , explores the popular discourse of nerves and stress over the last hundred years.

History - Religions - Sep 9
History - Religions

On July 12, 2011, a human bone was discovered jutting from a drainage trench at a construction site at Yale New Haven Hospital.

Selected Jobs
History/Archeology - 18.09
Post-doc project Anchoring Roman Power in the Greek World (1.0 FTE) University of Groningen
History/Archeology - 26.09
Professur (W3) für Neueste Geschichte / Zeitgeschichte Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena
History/Archeology - 05.11.2013
Brückenprofessur für Geschichte und Theorie der Experimentalsysteme Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
History/Archeology - 23.09
Postdoctoral Research Associate - ’Networking Archives’ Project University of Oxford
History/Archeology - 27.09
Assistant Professor, Roman Material Culture University of Alberta
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