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Growing alarm at environmentally unsustainable clothing consumption can only be addressed by more government support for retailers and their customers, a University of Leeds academic has argued. Taking Marks & Spencer’s Plan...[more]

Growing alarm at environmentally unsustainable clothing consumption can only be addressed by more government support for retailers and their customers, a University of Leeds academic has argued.[more]

Ethically-minded early adopters are helping to drive the boom in the UK's ethical market which increased by 9% in 2013 according to the annual Ethical Consumer Markets Report which is published today by Ethical Consumer.[more]

ICAS @ EGU2015

10.04.2015

The Institute for Climate & Atmospheric Science (ICAS) will be well represented at European Geosciences Union (EGU) General Assembly being held in Vienna from 12th – 17th April, with our atmospheric and climate scientists...[more]

The School of Earth & Environment  will be well represented at  European Geosciences Union (EGU) General Assembly being held in Vienna from 12th – 17th April, with over 30 atmospheric, geoscience and geophysics...[more]

Changes to the Earth’s oceans, caused by extreme volcanic activity, triggered the greatest extinction of all time, a study suggests.[more]

An example of rock netting in use

IAG at EGU 2015

08.04.2015

The Institute of Applied Geoscience will be represented at this year’s European Geoscience Union (EGU) General Assembly in Vienna. Dr Douglas Paton will be presenting on the interplay of a foldbelt, rift system and ocean basin...[more]

IGT in Vienna

08.04.2015

A large number of researchers from the Institute of Geophysics & Tectonics will be showcasing their research at the European Geosciences Union (EGU) General Assembly being held in Vienna from 12th – 17th April. IGT...[more]

IGT member Professor Tim Wright has been selected as the 2015 Rosenstiel Award Recipient by the University of Miami (UM) in recognition of his research into deformation of the Earth’s crust in response to tectonic...[more]

Jason Harvey has been elected the new Chair of the Geochemistry Special Interest Group of the Geological Society of London and Mineralogical Society of Great Britain and Ireland at their Research in Progress meeting recently held...[more]