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A library's labour of love for the Bard's birthday

- A priceless First Folio of Shakespeare’s plays is now available online, following months of painstaking digitization work at the University of Leeds.

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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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Ambulance ECGs save lives, study finds

- People are more likely to survive a heart attack if they have an electrocardiogram (ECG) in the ambulance on the way to hospital, research by the University of Leeds has shown.

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New technique could transform low-energy light detection

- Researchers have discovered a way to use standard semiconductors to detect light over a much broader range of wavelengths.

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