Medieval Greenlanders may have chased dwindling walrus herds ever farther north in an effort to maintain their economy, when the value of walrus ivory tanked after the introduction of elephant tusks into European markets in the 1200s.
Cambridge Zero, the University's ambitious new climate initiative, will generate ideas and innovations to help shape a sustainable future - and equip future leaders with the skills to navigate the challenges of the coming decades.
The impact of women at Cambridge is incalculable. Cambridge University Library is sharing the unique stories of women who have studied, taught, worked and lived at the University in a new, free exhibition which runs until March 2020.
Director of Music for Magdalene and Director of St John’s Voices, Graham Walker sometimes marvels at the wonderful purposelessness of music – and the absolute joy of creating something beautiful, even for a fraction of a second.