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An evaluation of the global energy return on investment for fossil fuels and renewable sources reveals a much more level playing field than previously believed.

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The Priestley Building will provide a base on the University's main campus for leading climate-related research.

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Seven areas of fast-flowing ice on the Antarctic Peninsula have been formally named after Earth observation satellites, following a request by a University of Leeds scientist.

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In only 25 years, ocean melting has caused ice thinning to spread across West Antarctica so rapidly that a quarter of its glacier ice is now affected, according to a new study.

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New research reveals clues to a crucial period of rapid evolution in complex animals that began roughly 540 million years ago.