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New zealand glacier

Glaciers in the Southern Alps of New Zealand have lost more ice mass since pre-industrial times than remains today, according to a new study.

Great Hall Leeds University

National Student Survey results reveal that Leeds has retained its position in the top five for teaching among the Russell Group.

Liana southern amazonia

A team of Brazilian and British scientists has uncovered the extent to which trees across the southern edge of the Amazon are infested by woody climbing plants and the impact they have on the forests.

Tropical forests

A major international study conducts the first global assessment of palm tree numbers in an effort to better understand tropical forest diversity.

Amazon rainforest

Gold mining significantly limits the regrowth of Amazon forests, greatly reducing their ability to accumulate carbon, according to a new study.