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Priestley Centre researcher Dr Amanda Maycock has received two prestigious awards for her work on Earth’s climate.

For decades scientists have tried to understand why forests emit the volatile gases that give pine forests their distinctive smell. A new study led by the University of Leeds may have found the answer

Clouds and sky

The Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) has announced new investment in a large-scale strategic research programme on Reducing Uncertainties in Climate Models from Clouds.

Sea ice

A research ship carrying 600 international scientists, including researchers from the University of Leeds, is studying the region’s climate system.


A new study improves understanding of the Earth system by explaining and quantifying important interactions and feedbacks between the biosphere and the atmosphere.