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Researchers led by the University of Leeds examined 31 peatlands across Britain, Ireland, Scandinavia and continental Europe to assess changes in peatland surface wetness during the last 2,000 years.

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100 years ago today, Geography became an independent subject at the University of Leeds.

Dr Sarah Batterman on site in a tropical forest

She was awarded for her research into tropical forests and their ability to sequester carbon emissions.

Helicobacter pylori

Researchers at Leeds, M√ľnster and Erlangen universities discovered a new antibiotic-free approach which could help prevent and treat one of the most widespread bacterial pathogens.

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The Schools of Earth and Environment, Geography and the Institute for Transport Studies have been awarded Athena SWAN Silver award.