School of Earth and Environment


The Priestley International Centre for Climate is currently looking for participants to take part in a 24-hour climate change challenge. Promoted by Climate-KIC, the Climathon on 28 October will see Leeds...[more]

Free tickets available for University of Leeds event The University of Leeds and ENHANCE ITN has the honour of welcoming the President of Iceland, GUÐNI JÓHANNESSON and Conservationist, film-maker, and son of Jacques Cousteau,...[more]

Our very own Professor William Young will be speaking at the annual event on Thursday 8 September which brings together the fashion and textiles community to discuss the multifaceted challenge of sustainability.[more]

The first global simulation of cloud condensation nucleus concentrations...

21 June, Liberty Building LG.06 The launch of CEMAC is to be held on the afternoon of 21st June with 50 external guests. The launch heralds the Institute for Climate and Atmospheric Science (ICAS) great science and ambition in...[more]

14th June 2016 As virtual worlds become more sophisticated, versatile and easier to create, so their potential for use in a range of disciplines increases. They are already being used as training grounds for geological mapping,...[more]

The Priestly International Centre for Climate is one of the university’s flagship strategic investments in response to the global challenge of climate change. It is unique in bringing together world leading expertise from the...[more]

We’ll be at the Pint of Science Festival on 23 to 25 May presenting interesting and topical research in an accessible format –all in a pub![more]

A look at the types of uses long-range forecasts have (for example contingency planning, infrastructure, the energy industry, agriculture, reinsurance) before going on to look at the underlying climate dynamics which makes...

There has been much recent public debate about an alleged pause or hiatus in global warming, a framing that was ultimately accepted by the IPCC in its AR5. We argue that adopting this phraseology is misleading in light of the...

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Hosted by the School of Earth and Environment (SEE) at Leeds, the Environmental Studies Academy provides FREE unique science sessions for schools/students designed around their AS level curriculum, helping them to advance in...[more]