History / Philosophy

History - Life Sciences - Jul 7
History - Life Sciences
Archaeologists from Cardiff University and the University of Sheffield have combined the latest scientific methods to offer new insights into life during the Norman Conquest of England. Until now, the story of the Conquest has primarily been told from evidence of the elite classes of the time. But little has been known about how it affected everyday people's lives.
History - Jun 30
History

A new study has shown that golden and white-tailed eagles were widespread and common throughout historic Wales.

History - Jun 16

A new report by the charity Waterloo Uncovered reveals how archaeological work on the battlefield of Waterloo is helping Veterans and Serving Military Personnel with recovery from some of the mental and physical impacts of their service.

History - Jun 10
History

The earliest playhouse in London may have been discovered at a site in Whitechapel, by a team of archaeologists from UCL.

Social Sciences - History - Jun 18

Evidence of an elite adult male conceived through a socially sanctioned incestuous relationship during the Neolithic period has been discovered in Ireland's largest passage tomb, finds a new study involving UCL and Trinity College Dublin.

History - Jun 11

UCL has today initiated the process of reviewing the current naming of spaces and buildings after two prominent eugenicists Francis Galton and Karl Pearson. UCL's President & Provost Professor Michael Arthur has today formally asked the university's 'Buildings Naming and Renaming Committee' to immediately start the process of reviewing the current naming of spaces and buildings after two prominent eugenicists Francis Galton and Karl Pearson.

History - May 22

Writing for The Conversation, PhD student Ida R. Ahmad (UCL Institute for Sustainable Heritage) explains that precious historical documents are under threat from 'vinegar syndrome', which causes film to decompose.


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