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Volunteering We are interested in working collaboratively with the general public and primary and secondary schools to improve our understanding of the impacts of drought on plant and tree ecology in the UK. To find out more about our research and howRead more
Stories and memories about drought can help build local, historical knowledge about drought impacts, experiences and adaptation. We are building a resource of narratives about drought and water use from across seven UK river catchments. We will use a varietyRead more
Catch up with the latest news
This features blogs from members of the project team about their research and news of our recent events.
The last month has been incredibly busy for those of us involved in the grassland experiments. In the Frome catchment we cut all the above ground vegetation in a strip 50cm long and 10cm wide on each of the thirtyRead more
Joanne Garde-Hansen, Director of the Centre for Cultural and Media Policy Studies, University of Warwick We often forget that animation was born out of science not art. Early experiments from the 1820s-1890s (such as Paris, Plateau, Horner, Muybridge and Reynaud)Read more
Joanne Garde-Hansen, Director of the Centre for Cultural and Media Policy Studies, University of Warwick I have been reading this book recently: Disaster Writing: The Cultural Politics of Catastrophe in Latin America by Mark Anderson, partly because I am veryRead more
Hello, my name is Kieran Barrow for 4 weeks now I have been participating in a Nuffield Research project under the guidance of Dr Sarah Ayling. On this program, I have been developing some of the key skills needed inRead more