The impact of the University’s research and its commitment to supporting early career academics has been demonstrated to the incoming chair of the new body set to oversee the UK’s research councils.

A new online tool reveals the areas and routes in England that have the greatest potential for cycling.

Climate change scientists are heading to the Himalayas in a bid to become the first to successfully drill through the world’s highest glacier.

Rock fragments brought to the sea floor by massive mud volcanoes have given scientists new clues about how far life may extend into the Earth’s interior.

Global warming will thaw about 20% more permafrost than previously thought, scientists have warned; potentially releasing significant amounts of greenhouse gases into the Earth’s atmosphere.