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Link to Leeds is a fantastic opportunity to talk to students about life in Leeds by taking part in our live chat series and other online events. The scheme is open to anyone who is thinking about applying to Leeds, as well as...[more]

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The University is to receive £6 million in funding for additional PhD places as part of a major investment in science and engineering in the UK, announced by Business Secretary Greg Clark. The funds to support the University’s...[more]

A study led by the University of Leeds has found that no country currently meets its citizens’ basic needs at a globally sustainable level of resource use.[more]

Professor Dominick Spracklen has secured highly prestigious European Research Council funding worth £2 million euros over the next five years. [more]

Deforestation is likely to warm the climate even more than originally thought, scientists warn.[more]

Scientists have found fossil evidence of deep-sea marine life burrowing up to eight metres below the seabed — four times the previously observed depth for modern deep-sea life.[more]

Professor Dame Jane Francis has been announced as the University’s new Chancellor. Director of the British Antarctic Survey and a prominent polar scientist, Jane has conducted pioneering research – with numerous...[more]

An international team of scientists, led by the School of Earth & Environment, has quantified the relationship between natural sources of particles in the atmosphere and climate change. [more]

Professor Lindsay Stringer receives Royal Society Wolfson Research Merit award

The School of Earth and Environment is pleased to congratulate Professor Lindsay Stringer, for receiving the Royal Society Wolfson Research Merit award for her research on improving land quality in developing countries. The...[more]

Image: (l-r) Mr Saleh Al Maghlouth, Professor Hai-Sui Yu, Mr Ibraheem Assa’adan, Ms Eman Y. Al- Juraibyam, Professor Douglas Paton, Professor Andy Dougill, Dr Richard Collier, Dr Bill Murphy

The School of Earth and Environment has launched a geophysics MSc designed for employees of Saudi Aramco.[more]