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We change the world for the better. Air pollution, environmental heath, deforestation and climate change affect us all. We all acknowledge the urgency to stop the climate crisis - our researchers examine how to combat this global emergency.
Professor Hartmut Boesch discusses the importance of satellites in monitoring greenhouse gases.
Professor Mark Williams and his team explore the spread of non-native animals and plants and their global impact.
Professor Paul Monks provides an understanding of the impact of pollution and how trees improve urban air quality.
Professor Paul Monks tackles issues of air pollution, and how it impacts human health and the climate.
Professor Sue Page researches the importance of peatlands and how they are one of the most valuable eco-systems on earth.
Dr Joshua Vande Hey looks at how poor urban air quality is a major global development issue.