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Reliably measuring microplastics released during laundry

Published
Wednesday 10th March, 2021
Categories
Science
Environment

The first test method that can reliably measure the amount of small plastic particles released from textiles during domestic laundering has been developed by scientists.

Laundry hanging out to dry

Statement

Published
Tuesday 9th March, 2021
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Press statements

University of Leeds statement: Trans Equality Policy and Guidance and associated IT issues.

‘Medieval Glastonbury’ to focus on climates: IMC 2021

Published
Thursday 25th February, 2021
Categories
Arts & Culture

The International Medieval Congress (IMC), one of the biggest academic conferences taking place online in the world this year, is to take climates as its theme.

A blurry close up of an old manuscript

Mapping the brain of a nematode worm

Published
Wednesday 24th February, 2021
Categories
Science
Technology
Global

Researchers have mapped the physical organisation of the brain of a soil-living nematode worm, creating a new model for the architecture of the animal’s brain.

A nematode worm under magnification. The image is courtesy of the Wellcome Trust Collection.