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Priestley building

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.

As far as we know, Earth’s magnetic north has always wandered, but it has recently gained new momentum and is making a dash towards Siberia at a pace not seen before.