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Global climate policy must push energy demand in buildings towards zero – and money-based incentives could successfully influence energy-saving behaviour, according to a new study.

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A West Yorkshire city’s ambitious plans to tackle the effects of climate change are being supported by three University of Leeds students.

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Researchers are asking everybody across the UK to help survey one of the most amazing phenomena in the insect world – when millions of ants take to the air for their nuptial flight.

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For the first time, machine learning algorithms have been deployed to scan evidence on climate change and health across the world.

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Fundamental changes in our economies are required to secure decent living standards for all in the struggle against climate breakdown, according to new research.