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The global Times Higher Education Impact Rankings today recognises the University as one of the top three in the UK and 11th worldwide.

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Growing consumption of energy and fossil fuels over four decades did not play a significant role in increasing life expectancy across 70 countries.

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Nearly half the UK’s carbon footprint comes from emissions released overseas to satisfy UK-based consumption, according to a new report.

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A new international alliance of universities has been established to help communicate research on the most effective means to meet the urgent global challenge of the climate crisis.

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Greenland and Antarctica are losing ice faster than in the 1990s and are both tracking the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s worst-case climate warming scenario.