Surgeons progressively ‘warm-up’ as they repeat a procedure on their operating list, akin to the way athletes’ performance improves across a competition – according to new research.

Nobel laureates from across the scientific spectrum and around the world will be sharing their expertise and insight with a University of Leeds researcher later this year.

New research has identified the devastating impact of pre-existing health problems on recovery from a heart attack.

Leeds Festival of Science returns this month to showcase plate tectonics, interactive space toys and the funny side of climate change.