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Image of cloud flowers

UK scientists are taking to the skies as part of a major international research campaign to better understand the behaviour of clouds and their role in climate change.

Stratocumulus clouds seen from the International Space Station.

Researchers have found that the latest generation of global climate models predict more warming in response to increasing carbon dioxide than their predecessors.

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A new centre will enable 50 fully-funded PhD researchers to harness satellite data to tackle global environmental challenges.

Clouds and sky

New research shines a light on the history of oxygen on our planet, and gives new insight into the prevalence of oxygenated worlds other than our own.

Image of the ice sheets in Greenland

Research by University of Leeds scientists has found that Greenland has lost 3.8 trillion tonnes of ice since 1992 – enough to push global sea levels up by 10.6 millimetres.