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Social Sciences - History / Archeology - 24.05.2022

Social Sciences - History / Archeology - 12.05.2022

History / Archeology - 19.04.2022
The world's first photographically illustrated book is at UdeM
The world’s first photographically illustrated book is at UdeM
Botanist Anna Atkins was the first person in the world to publish a book illustrated with photographs.

Environment - History / Archeology - 12.04.2022
Western researchers first to map effects of England’s ’little ice age’†
London Bridge during the Frost of 1795-1796. Daniel Turner painting, City of London Corporation It produced floods deep enough to carry away cattle, and winds powerful enough to sink flotillas.

Campus - History / Archeology - 07.03.2022

History / Archeology - 10.02.2022
Black people's relationship with Shakespeare is complicated
Black people’s relationship with Shakespeare is complicated
Q&As Erik Rolfsen Black people have a long history with Shakespeare-and a long history of bumping up against the Bard's white gatekeepers.

History / Archeology - Campus - 10.02.2022
Using Philip Smith's archaeological archives to rediscover Iran's 'Treasure Valley'
Using Philip Smith’s archaeological archives to rediscover Iran’s ’Treasure Valley’
Julien Riel-Salvatore has used archaeologist Philip Smith's archives from the Ganj Dareh dig in Iran to create a 3D reconstruction of a section of the important human heritage site. Faced with the constraints created by the pandemic, Julien Riel-Salvatore got creative. Unable to visit the Italian archaeological sites he specializes in, the professor in the University of Montreal's Anthropology Department set to work studying part of an orphaned collection of artifacts originally assembled by Canadian archaeologist Philip Smith.

History / Archeology - Campus - 26.01.2022

History / Archeology - 25.01.2022

Health - History / Archeology - 07.01.2022

Innovation - History / Archeology - 04.01.2022
University of Toronto researchers investigate the hidden history of 'Black androids'
University of Toronto researchers investigate the hidden history of ’Black androids’
It began as a series of isolated references -†the term would appear in a historical article here, a book there.

History / Archeology - Campus - 02.12.2021

Health - History / Archeology - 11.11.2021
'A distinctly Canadian legacy': Frederick Banting helped pioneer aviation medicine during the Second World War
’A distinctly Canadian legacy’: Frederick Banting helped pioneer aviation medicine during the Second World War
Doctor and researcher. Inventor and Nobel laureate. Painter and war hero. Frederick Banting †is widely recognized for achievements in many fields - including, famously, the† discovery of insulin with colleagues at the University of Toronto and partner hospitals a century ago.

History / Archeology - 25.10.2021
Open book: University of Toronto'Aga Khan exhibit explores secrets within ancient texts
Open book: University of Toronto’Aga Khan exhibit explores secrets within ancient texts
An ancient book can tell a story in more ways than one. A wooden cover can offer clues about the†climate when the book was made.†Its paper and ink can tell us about†technologies that were used at that point in history.

Politics - History / Archeology - 13.10.2021
Expert insights: Canada’s worrisome urban-rural political divide has never been greater
By Zack Taylor and Jack Lucas, Special to Western News After all the ballots were counted in the recent Canadian federal election, was anyone surprised that Gudie Hutchings, incumbent Liberal MP in the district of Long Range Mountains, Newfoundland and Labrador, had been re-elected ?