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A building designed for 21st century science

Published
Tuesday 16th March, 2021
Categories
Science
Be Curious
Technology
Business & Economy

A new teaching and research facility for the Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences has been formally handed over to the University by construction company BAM.

The image shows the front of the old School of Mining which is part of the new Sir William Henry Bragg building. On the left hand side is the School of Chemistry.

Melting glaciers could speed up carbon emissions

Published
Tuesday 16th March, 2021
Categories
Environment
Global

Melting glaciers could be triggering a ‘feedback process’ that causes further climate change, according to new research.

Mountain river at the foot of Mount Cook in New Zealand.

Statement

Published
Wednesday 10th March, 2021
Categories
Press statements

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

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