A new approach to predicting the outcomes of major events could give people an incentive to seek out more diverse sources of information, according to a new study.

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.

The body’s peripheral nervous system could be capable of interpreting its environment and modulating pain, neuroscientists have established, after studying how rodents reacted to stimulation.

Leeds Festival of Science is back, offering a range of events from songs about science to a chance to have a go at keyhole surgery.

A composer working with sounds below the limits of human hearing has been announced as the winner of the inaugural £15,000 DARE Art Prize by Opera North and the University's Cultural Institute.