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Seventeenth-century Mad Men

The 400-year history of newspaper advertisements is the subject of two new books by researchers from the University of St Andrews.

Line drawing of Venice

Oldest city view of Venice

A researcher from the University of St Andrews has unearthed the oldest known city view of Venice, dating from the 14th century.

Dr Claire Cousins, Dr Chandrike Kaul and Professor Anne Magurran

£600k research funding award

Three researchers from the University of St Andrews have been awarded research funding totalling over £620,000 from the Leverhulme Trust.

Virtual visit to Middle Ages

A 16th century Scottish church, which played a role in the Scottish Reformation, has been virtually reconstructed by University researchers.

Lost stronghold revealed

Finlaggan, the lost medieval home of the Lords of the Isles, has been reconstructed virtually by experts at the University of St Andrews.