Astronomers have discovered a rare molecule in the dust and gas disc around a young star – and it may provide an answer to one of the conundrums facing astronomers.

More than three million citizens across the Leeds City Region are set to benefit as senior leaders from the healthtech industry - including the University of Leeds - announce a new partnership.

Scientists at the University of Leeds have created a new form of gold which is just two atoms thick – the thinnest unsupported gold ever created.

Engineers in the UK are being asked to comment on a plan to strengthen ethical thinking in their profession.

The Government has confirmed funding for the University to create one of the most advanced conventional and high speed rail research facilities in the world.