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Peacock’s train is not such a drag

- The magnificent plumage of the peacock may not be quite the sacrifice to love that it appears to be, University of Leeds researchers have discovered.

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Exploring Leeds and Yorkshire in the First World War

- University of Leeds academics are taking part in a major public event examining the role of Leeds and the wider region in the First World War.

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‘Office life’ of bacteria may be their weak spot

- Scientists at the University of Leeds think we may be able to drown deadly bacteria in their own paperwork.

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Rowers unlock potential with new boathouse

- The doors have opened on a new £1 million boathouse which will be used by rowers from across Leeds, including Leeds University Union's rowers.

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Chromosome buffers hold key to better melanoma understanding

- Buffers that guard against damage to the ends of chromosomes could hold the key to a better understanding of malignant melanoma, according to new research from the University of Leeds.

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Global importance of pollinators underestimated

- Declines in populations of pollinators, such as bees and wasps, may be a key threat to nutrition in some of the most poorly fed parts of the globe, according to new research.

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