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Music - History / Archeology - 05.02.2021

History / Archeology - Social Sciences - 03.02.2021

Environment - History / Archeology - 01.02.2021
Newly transcribed chronicle describes extreme weather events that hit Bristol 400 years ago
Newly transcribed chronicle describes extreme weather events that hit Bristol 400 years ago
Historians from the University of Bristol have discovered contemporary accounts of numerous weird weather events that happened in the Bristol area around the turn of the 16th/17th century including devastating floods, massive snowfalls and frosts that saw rivers frozen for months.

History / Archeology - 01.02.2021
Ancient teeth suggest breeding between Neanderthals and modern humans
New analysis of 13 ancient teeth may have revealed a hybrid population made from both Neanderthals and modern humans, according to UCL archaeologists.

History / Archeology - 29.01.2021

Religions - History / Archeology - 28.01.2021

History / Archeology - Art and Design - 27.01.2021
DO 28.1.: MAKING ART MODERN? VIEWS FROM THE ITALIAN RENAISSANCE- Talk by Robert Brennan with a response by Wolf-Dietrich Löhr
DO 28.1.: MAKING ART MODERN? VIEWS FROM THE ITALIAN RENAISSANCE- Talk by Robert Brennan with a response by Wolf-Dietrich Löhr
10h /Online-Matinee mit Vortrag und Gespräch aus der Reihe ,,Artes" mit Robert Brennan und Wolf-Dietrich Löhr.

Religions - History / Archeology - 26.01.2021

History / Archeology - 25.01.2021
21st Century Technology Delivers History & Literature Lesson on Scotland’s National Bard!
Ever thought how marvellous it would be to drop into one of Robert Burns' poems to see part of the story unfold?

Art and Design - History / Archeology - 25.01.2021

Health - History / Archeology - 25.01.2021

Music - History / Archeology - 24.01.2021
The first appearance of Auld Lang Syne is studied by UofG academics
It is a poem synonymous with Scotland's national bard, Robert Burns. And today Auld Lang Syne has become an anthem sung around the world at New Year.

Politics - History / Archeology - 14.01.2021

History / Archeology - Campus - 12.01.2021
Norman Golb, renowned scholar of medieval Jewish history, 1928-2020
Prof. Emeritus Norman Golb, a multilingual scholar renowned for his pioneering research about medieval Jewish history and the Dead Sea Scrolls, died on Dec.

Politics - History / Archeology - 06.01.2021
The empire strikes back
In recent years, nationalist leaders have staked claims on lost territories in order to restore the glory of former empires.

Campus - History / Archeology - 03.01.2021

History / Archeology - Politics - 28.12.2020
Dueling pulpits: Book by Jackson School’s Taso Lagos explores rivalry between two charismatic early-20th century preachers
Aimee Semple McPherson was a fiercely charismatic Pentecostal preacher and media dynamo of the 1920s and 1930s.

History / Archeology - Campus - 17.12.2020

History / Archeology - 17.12.2020

Event - History / Archeology - 16.12.2020
Celebrating our brilliant researchers
Our researchers are involved in some fascinating work that cuts across science, technology, history, and much more.

History / Archeology - 11.12.2020
"We immerse ourselves in worlds gone by"
In his book "Localism and the Ancient Greek City-State", Prof. Hans Beck from the Department of Ancient History traces the influence of localism in the globalized world of ancient Greece.

History / Archeology - Event - 07.12.2020

History / Archeology - Social Sciences - 03.12.2020

Architecture - History / Archeology - 01.12.2020
How American architects reinvented
How American architects reinvented "liquid stone"
Roberto Gargiani, an architectural historian and professor at EPFL, has penned a new history of concrete in the United States from 1940 to 1970.

History / Archeology - 26.11.2020
The conquest and loss of Al-Andalus
La civilització del califat de Còrdova en temps..." La civilització del califat de Còrdova en temps d'Abd al-Rahman III , by Dionís Baixeras (1885).

History / Archeology - 24.11.2020

Politics - History / Archeology - 20.11.2020

Economics / Business - History / Archeology - 17.11.2020

History / Archeology - Politics - 13.11.2020

Politics - History / Archeology - 04.11.2020
Opinion: why democratic legitimacy remains at stake in the US election
Polls suggest that, whatever the outcome of the US election, large numbers of Americans will see their new leader as illegitimate - a challenge to democracy in which Trump is more a symptom than a cause, argues Dr Nadia Hilliard (UCL Institute of the Americas).

History / Archeology - Philosophy - 02.11.2020

History / Archeology - Life Sciences - 30.10.2020
Librarian’s book explores the history of books bound in human skin
I believe that it is important for research libraries to preserve and provide access to materials that we find objectionable,- Megan Rosenbloom said.

History / Archeology - Media - 28.10.2020

Social Sciences - History / Archeology - 21.10.2020
The lost Australian stories etched in iconic ancient trees
The lost Australian stories etched in iconic ancient trees
Archaeologists have launched a project to find Australia's lost stories carved into iconic centuries-old trees in the Kimberley in Western Australia.