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Dr Murray Collins joins the School of GeoSciences as a new Chancellor’s Fellow in Data-Driven Innovation.

China’s first college for the study of low-carbon technology has opened with the support of experts from the UK.

Marine predators that lived in deep waters during the Jurassic Period thrived as sea levels rose, while species that dwelled in the shallows died...

Widespread tree felling in African savannas is producing at least three times as many carbon emissions as was previously thought, research...

More than one-third of farmed fruit and vegetables never reaches supermarket shelves because it is misshapen or the wrong size, research suggests...

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Fri, 21/04/2017

Scientists are preparing for the launch of a UK-French satellite that will measure greenhouse gases in the atmosphere, following official endorsement of the project today. The initiative will be the first European mission to monitor and characterise the flow of carbon dioxide gas from natural and man-made sources and its absorption by the atmosphere, ocean, and land.

Artist's impression of Microcarb satellite CNES

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Thu, 20/04/2017

Academics from the School of GeoSciences awarded funds on two research projects as part of a £8.6m UK research programme on greenhouse gas removal.  New research will investigate ways to remove greenhouse gases from the atmosphere to counteract global warming.

Greenhouse Gas Removal