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Massive twin star snuggles close to its stellar sibling

Published
Monday 11th March, 2019
Categories
Science
Technology

Astronomers have discovered a binary star system with the closest high-mass young stellar objects ever measured, providing a valuable “laboratory” to test theories on high mass binary star formation.

VLT Unit Telescopes Credit: .Hüdepohl (atacamaphoto.com)/ESO

New funding for PhD places announced by Business Secretary

Published
Friday 2nd February, 2018
Categories
Business and partnerships
University

The University is to receive £6 million in funding for additional PhD places as part of a major investment in science and engineering in the UK, announced by Business Secretary Greg Clark.

Engineering

Leeds joins partners in £170m European drug development project

Published
Thursday 7th February, 2013
Categories
Working with business
Health

Chemists at the University of Leeds will join a £170 million pan-European project, bringing together university researchers and pharmaceutical companies to develop the next generation of drugs.

Study reveals hostile conditions on Earth as life evolved

Published
Wednesday 5th January, 2022
Categories
Science
Global

During long portions of the past 2.4 billion years, the Earth may have been more inhospitable to life than scientists previously thought, according to new computer simulations.

The earth as seen from space