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Bronze Age woman suffered from tooth decay, say archaeologists digging Scottish grave

Tue, 2014-02-18 01:00
A physically active woman from around 4,000 years ago suffered from poor oral hygiene, say archaeologists investigating a grave in Cullaird Wood.
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New galleries, emerging artists and fresh bread: exploring the Nottingham art scene

Mon, 2014-02-17 01:00
Something is happening in the East Midlands, as a city of 300,000 is home to three thriving studio spaces and two high quality public galleries.
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Thousands pour through doors as Oxford University Museum of Natural History re-opens

Mon, 2014-02-17 01:00
The Oxford University Museum of Natural History welcomed thousands of visitors this weekend after reopening its doors following a £2 million roof restoration project.
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The Jerwood Gallery reveals its collection in celebratory show of British painting

Sat, 2014-02-15 01:00
Fans of 20th and 21st century British painting are in for a treat as the Jerwood Gallery in Hastings reveals the Jerwood Collection in a major exhibition stretching across both floors.
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The Jerwood Gallery reveals its collection in celebratory show of British painting

Sat, 2014-02-15 01:00
Fans of 20th and 21st century British painting are in for a treat as the Jerwood Gallery in Hastings reveals the Jerwood Collection in a major exhibition stretching across both floors.
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Thomas Dane shows dense, dark and disturbing textual screenprints by Glenn Ligon

Fri, 2014-02-14 01:00
The US painter Glenn Ligon brings his brooding work to London, inspired by an early taped spoken word work by composer Steve Reich.
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Letters Home: Pub art project raises a glass to the First World War dead of a Kent village

Fri, 2014-02-14 01:00
A pub and social club in the village of Horsmonden in Kent are the site of a new art project which uses pub beer glasses to conjure memories of local First World War soldiers.
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Culture lovers: Museums, galleries and forests to spend Valentine's Day in

Fri, 2014-02-14 01:00
From risqué cinema and singles nights to chocolate demonstrations and superstitious walks, we take a look at some of the places feeling the love this Valentine's Day.
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The Fine Art Society celebrates the lost art of British Twentieth Century Murals

Fri, 2014-02-14 01:00
The Fine Art Society in London is hosting a major exhibition bringing together many of the important murals and decorative cycles undertaken in Britain between 1910 and 1970.
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Deadline nears as British Archaeological Awards look back on two years of discovery

Thu, 2014-02-13 01:00
The British Archaeological Awards have issued a final call for nominations ahead of a British Museum ceremony which will honour history ingenuity from the past two years.
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Is this the worst Valentine's Day card in history? Moustache horror revealed in York

Thu, 2014-02-13 01:00
A Valentine's Day card from 1900, sporting real hair in part of a moustache attached to it, shows the Victorians were often far from prim and proper, say curators.
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Picture Gallery: Insulting Valentine's Day cards from bygone Londoners

Thu, 2014-02-13 01:00
All was not sweet and sentimental in Victorian London. Keep your flame flickering with these accusations of falseness and ex-wives in bottles from the Museum of London's collection.
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Wives and Sweethearts: Love Letters sent During Wartime revealed by Army Museum

Thu, 2014-02-13 01:00
Described as an alternative to the "saccharine sentiments" of Valentine's Day, letters and photos at the National Army Museum reveal enduring, thriving wartime love stories.
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Curator's choice: Hicham Khalidi tees up a special venue for the Marrakech Biennale

Thu, 2014-02-13 01:00
One of the artworld's more exotic Biennales reveals differing approaches to museums and exhibition making between Morocco and the UK.
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From cocoon to beautiful butterfly: Zoology Museum plans Wonders of Animal Kingdom

Thu, 2014-02-13 01:00
Launched on Charles Darwin's 205th birthday, a £3 million fundraising campaign aims to turn the Cambridge Museum of Zoology into a palace of the animal kingdom in 2016.
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The DNA of a King: Dr Turi King on the genome sequencing of Richard III

Wed, 2014-02-12 01:00
As the project to understand Richard III's entire genetic makeup begins, Dr Turi King talks about the history, archaeology and science behind the tests.
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Picture Gallery: Britain: One Million Years of the Human Story at the Natural History Museum

Wed, 2014-02-12 01:00
Neanderthals, antlers, bones and hand axes all arrive from hundreds of thousands of years ago in the Natural History Museum's soil-digging new exhibition.
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Richard Hamilton is a man of many parts at Tate Modern and the ICA

Wed, 2014-02-12 01:00
Founder of Pop Art, inventor of the installation, developer of digital agitprop: the late British artist was many things, discovers Mark Sheerin.
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Spitfire Fighter plane takes to the roads in manoeuvre from Manchester to London

Wed, 2014-02-12 01:00
Having stood in the Museum of Science and Industry's Air and Space Hall for 19 years, technicians have dismantled a 1940s plane and sent it to the RAF Museum.
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Richard III DNA tests to reveal hair, eyes and diseases of the King

Wed, 2014-02-12 01:00
"Hugely important" genome sequencing will reveal more about Richard III and have a "profound impact" on our understanding of disease and heredity, say scientists.
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