University of Leicester cements top 50 position in global sustainability ranking
The University of Leicester is ranked 49th out of 1591 universities in the world, among the top 3.
Road noise makes your blood pressure rise – literally
Study shows the sound of traffic is associated with increased risk of hypertension, calls for public health measures to reduce noise exposure
University signs up to Leicestershire climate change pact
The University of Leicester is one of those that has signed up to the Leicestershire Climate and Nature Pact.
University programme recognised for work helping Leicestershire businesses reach Net Zero
A University of Leicester programme has been commended by the Higher Education sector’s most prestigious awards for sustainability in the UK.
Difficult Conversations: Air quality experts to discuss ways to clean up the air that we breathe
Research experts including a Chief Scientific Adviser to the UK Government will join a public Q&A exploring the air quality ‘crisis’ being felt...
University of Leicester joins major new campaign committed to action on climate
Just four in 10 parents of 16 to 18-year-olds in the East Midlands believe that UK universities are equipping the next generation of students with...
University of Leicester celebrates top 1.6% global sustainability ranking
The University of Leicester is once again celebrating global sustainability success after being ranked among the top global universities for its...
Earth Day: National Space Centre launches Home Planet gallery
The next generation of climate change superheroes discovered the importance of our home in space at the launch of a new National Space Centre...
Earth Observation research detects methane over Poland’s coal mines
Data from the Tropomi instrument onboard the Copernicus Sentinel-5P satellite has been used by Leicester-based Earth Observation experts to detect...
Engineering and Archaeology researchers to join forces against climate crisis at international conference
An interdisciplinary team of researchers will look to identify ways of tackling the climate crisis at an international conference hosted at the...