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Amazon rainforest survey could improve carbon offset schemes

Carbon offsetting initiatives could be improved with new insights into the make-up of tropical forests.

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Brownlee Brothers Partnership will inspire a new generation of triathletes

A new partnership between the University of Leeds and Olympic medallists the Brownlee brothers is set to help other athletes follow in their footsteps.

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Leeds signs Memorandum of Understanding with Beijing Sports University

The University of Leeds has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Beijing Sports University, China’s leading higher education institution for sport.

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TV: BBC Breakfast

Aidan Foster-Carter (School of Sociology and Social Policy) discusses the South Korean ferry disaster.

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TV: BBC Breakfast

Professor Julia Newton-Bishop (School of Medicine) contributed to a discussion on skin cancer in a live interview for BBC Breakfast.

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University signs Memorandum of Understanding with Beijing Sports University

The University of Leeds has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Beijing Sports University in China to give more opportunities to students and staff.

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