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A picture of a microplastic firbe taken from an electron microscope

A group of citizen scientists is being recruited to help investigate the scale of microplastic air pollution inside people’s homes.

Africa Day

As the world marks Africa Day, the University celebrates its existing partnerships across the continent and looks forward to further collaboration as a key strategic aim for the future.

Man measuring a tree in Africa

Scientists studying the impact of record heat and drought on intact African tropical rainforests were surprised by how resilient they were to extreme conditions during the last major El Niño event.

The edge of  glacier beginning to fall into the sea.

Sea level rise caused by melting ice could be halved this century if the Paris Agreement target of limiting warming to 1.5°C is met.

On the left Chancellor Professor Dame Jane Francis and on the right Professor Gregory Houseman

Two prominent Leeds figures have been elected as Fellows of the prestigious Royal Society.