Results 31 to 35 of 191 in Faculty of Environment

Image of tomatoes at a market

The University is to be part of a new Africa-UK research collaboration, to identify ways the continent can produce enough food to feed its growing population.

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Image credit: Geoff Marsh

UK researchers explore hydrothermal vents for potential clues about the evolution of animal life in extreme environments.

Field trial by Leverhulme Centre for Climate Change Mitigation. Credit: Dr Dimitar Epihov

A major new study shows adding rock dust to farmland could remove the carbon dioxide equivalent of more than the current total emissions from global aviation and shipping combined.

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A new study reveals that changes in the direction of the Earth’s magnetic field may take place 10 times faster than previously thought.

Tropical forests

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