Volcanic carbon dioxide drove ancient global warming event

New research, led by the University of Southampton and involving a team of international scientists, suggests that an extreme global warming event 56 million years ago

Did your ancestor fight in the Hundred Years War?

If you’ve ever wondered whether your ancestors served as a medieval soldier in the Hundred Years War, a newly launched website from historians at the universities of Southampton and Reading may have the answer

The Forest Conqueror 3 July 2016

In its very first year, this sportive takes you out in the height of summer to conquer the wonders of the New Forest.

Sounds of 18th century India brought back to life

The music of 18th century Indian musicians and dancers has been revived, recorded and reinterpreted for the 21st century by highly acclaimed harpsichordist and University of Southampton Turner Sims Fellow, Jane Chapman.