A focus on policies to conserve tropical forests for their carbon storage value may imperil some of the world’s most biologically rich tropical forests.

The global food system needs to be made more equitable and sustainable, according to a University expert who is lobbying senior politicians and business figures this week.

Students at the University of Leeds are now the fifth most targeted in the UK by leading employers.

More than 200 scientists have signed up to a tissue-sharing database designed to reduce the number of animals needed for biomedical research.

A vast peatland in the Congo Basin has been mapped for the first time, revealing it to be the largest in the tropics.