Children and young people admitted to hospital with injuries related to self-harming, drugs or alcohol face an increased risk of premature death, according to new research.

A new partnership between leading science and technology company Merck and the University aims to expand the use of liquid crystals in optical innovations.

The University of Leeds has moved up two places in this year's Guardian University Guide, retaining its position in the top 20.

Scientists have shown there is at least 9% more forest cover across the globe than was previously assumed.

The Royal Society has elected Professor of Engineering Anne Neville to its fellowship, in recognition of her substantial contribution to the field of corrosion and tribology research.