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The Document That (Almost) Changed the Course of History

27 May 2015

You may be aware that some of the most famous documents in the world are currently on display at the British Library. One of those is Magna Carta (for good measure, we have no fewer than 6 of the medieval...

The 1937 massacre in Addis Ababa

26 May 2015

In the centre of Addis Ababa in the Siddist Kilo area, stands a monument known as The Yekatit “February” 12 Square Monument. The obelisk was built in memory of the 30,000 civilians massacred by Fascists on the 19th February 1937....

Welcome to Paul Lindley - our new Ambassador

26 May 2015

We are excited to announce Paul Lindley, Founder of Ella’s Kitchen, as our new Ambassador for the Business & IP Centre.

The Imitation Archive Part 2: making music from the sounds of the world's first computers

26 May 2015

Between January and March 2015, Matt Parker was artist in residence at The National Museum of Computing, Bletchley Park. The residency, which was supported by the Arts Council England’s Grants for the Arts Scheme, was an audio archiving project that...

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