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Smoke on the Water

UNH researchers will study Amazonia's wildfire history from thousands of years ago to understand how fire might affect the region in the future. Read More

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  • headshot of history professory Michael Leese
    - NEH Award to Michael Leese
    Michael Leese, assistant professor of history, has received a National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Stipend award to work on his second book, which will focus on the role... Read More
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    - The Culture of Learning
    An exchange student hears a different language. Read More
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    - Crossed Paths
    A UNH historian is the first to connect two movements that changed Chinese history in the 20th century. Read More
  • photo of Nile
    - Who Controls the River Nile? (BBC News)
    UNH political scientist Jeannie Sowers discusses the mega dam project on the Nile. Read More
  • Skating for Peace
    - Skating for Peace
    The men’s hockey team traveled to Belfast, Ireland, where “ice has no color” to play in the annual Friendship Four Tournament aimed at promoting peace and strengthening ties... Read More
  • Illustration of Solar Orbiter near the sun.
    - Leading Light
    The University of New Hampshire is heading to the sun with the new Solar Orbiter mission. Read More
  • WACNH Climate Refugees panel discussion, Nov 6
    - Growing Concerns Over Climate Refugees
    With sea levels rising and climate-related disasters becoming more frequent and severe, climate change has become a bigger threat to people’s lives and homes throughout the world... Read More
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    - Capturing Climate Science at its Core
    When Julie Palais ‘78 completed an assignment in the final days of her undergraduate career at UNH, she had no idea it was the seed that would sprout an award-winning career as a... Read More
  • map of Palestine with electrical grid
    - Power Play
    A UNH historian's new book examines the role of electric power in the founding of Israel. Read More
  • photo of Jeannie Sowers
    - CAORC Fellow
    Jeannie Sowers wins an award for study of civilian infrastructure and war in the Middle East. Read More