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Sustainable heritage

Sustainable heritage

An Oxford academic helps reveal the hidden stories of Britain’s country houses.

Medieval plainsong

Medieval plainsong gets a contemporary makeover

An Oxford academic helps bring holy music of the middle ages to life.

Writing Brecht

Writing Brecht, living well

The wider dissemination of Brecht’s works shows that they are as relevant as ever.

Recreating an experience of ancient Egypt

Recreating an experience of ancient Egypt

Oxford’s Griffith Institute plays a key role in the creation of a facsimile of Tutankhamun’s tomb.

Composing Opera for Children

Composing Opera for Children

When the operas for children that Oxford University lecturer in Music Prof. Martyn Harry composes tour Britain’s toughest regions, his work is often the first classical music his audiences have ever heard.

Anna Imburi

Saving the world’s threatened languages

Oxford linguists play a major role in preserving two Austronesian languages.

Bethecar Moor

The value of a green and pleasant land

Oxford research work helps to highlight the value of the natural world.

Dülük Baba Tepesi

Smartphones become Smart Stones

Research at Oxford is demonstrating how ordinary smartphones can be turned into cheap, simple devices to monitor climate and environment.

Putting out ‘Digital Wildfires’ before they take hold

Putting out ‘Digital Wildfires’ before they take hold

Should social media be controlled, and if so how? Researchers in the Department of Computer Science are working to find the best ways to prevent provocative online content spreading out of control.

Tom Hart

To the Zooniverse and beyond

Harnessing the time and skills of millions of volunteers worldwide is proving to be an extremely powerful way of driving research in fields as diverse as history, zoology, physics and even the response to humanitarian disasters.

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