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"And what became of the turnips?" Archival Investigations of Extreme Weather Events in the UK

Exhibition curators Georgia Endfield and Lucy Veale discuss their research exploring histories of extreme weather in the UK. They illustrate multiple ways in which unusual and extreme weather has…

From  Hayley Cotterill on March 23rd, 2017 0 likes 22 plays 0  

Ancient naval battle site ‘rammed’ with relics of war

On March 10 241BC a huge naval battle took place off the coast of Sicily between the Romans and their archenemies the Carthaginians. It put an end to the First Punic War and set the Roman Republic on…

From  Elizabeth Cass on November 1st, 2013 0 likes 1,661 plays 0