The Science and Culture Research Group are involved in a diverse array of independent and collaborative research projects and to see full details of each participant’s track record, check out the People page. Here, a selection of recent and ongoing projects are highlighted to offer an indication of the kinds of work and interdisciplinary expertise encompassed by the group.
Decolonising UK Earth Science Pedagogy
Principal Investigator: Dr Satish Kumar
Dementia Fiction Project
Investigators: Dr Jane Lugea and Dr Gemma Carney
The Empire of Climate
Principal Investigator: Prof David Livingstone
A social history of environmental determinism from Herodotus to Global Warming
Evolution and Ethics in Journalism and Fiction, 1870-1900
Principal Investigator: Dr Caroline Sumpter
This project focuses on the ways novelists and journalists drew on their political beliefs about evolution to imagine the morual coummunities of the future.
PhD Project draft title: The Art of Contouring: Towards a Creative Historical Geography of Contour Lines in Britain and Ireland, 1778–1860. (AHRC funded)
Principal Investigator: Karen Rann
(Image Credit: Karen Rann)