Henriette van der Blom
Henriette van der Blom discusses 6 things which should be better known
Jun 9, 2019 • 30 minutes
Henriette van der Blom, Senior Lecturer in Ancient History in the Department of Classics, Ancient History and Archaeology at the University of Birmingham, discusses with Ivan six things which should be better known.
Ancient rhetoric http://www.birmingham.ac.uk/cor
The work and legacy of the Danish seismologist Inge Lehmann https://videnskab.dk/naturvidenskab/inge-lehmann-og-de-usynlige-danske-videnskabskvinder
The classical derivation of English words https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/English_words_of_Greek_origin
Limiting the overuse of modern antibiotics http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20170607-how-we-can-stop-antibiotic-resistance
Learning a new language is good for you https://www.britishcouncil.org/voices-magazine/does-being-bilingual-make-you-smarter
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