The UK's marshes, bogs and fens provided the bare necessities of daily life for many centuries.
Jan. 11, 2021 • ~8 min
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Food shortages, festivities and far-off fighting – Britain's coldest winters were among its most memorable.
Dec. 23, 2020 • ~7 min
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Historians and scientists discovered how colonisation in eastern Europe changed ecosystems – and the societies embedded in them.
Nov. 20, 2020 • ~7 min
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