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Art partnership sealed between gallery and university

- A major arts partnership is being cemented in West Yorkshire with a key new appointment.

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Unlocking the secrets of consumer behaviour

- The Consumer Data Research Centre (CDRC) launches its data services today, offering new data for researchers to garner unprecedented insights into consumer behaviour.

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Offshore wind farms could be more risky for gannets than previously thought

- Offshore wind farms which are to be built in waters around the UK could pose a greater threat to protected populations of gannets than previously thought, research led by the University of Leeds says.

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Icelandic volcano’s toxic gas is treble that of Europe’s industry

- A huge volcanic eruption in Iceland emitted on average three times as much of a toxic gas as all European industry combined, a study led by the University of Leeds has revealed.

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If you’re sitting down, don’t sit still, new research suggests

- New research suggests that the movements involved in fidgeting may counteract the adverse health impacts of sitting for long periods.

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Leeds among UK’s best universities

- The University of Leeds has been named runner-up for the University of the Year award in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2016.

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