University of Leeds: Latest News University of Leeds: Latest News Jadu CMS Sun, 11 Aug 2019 23:33:53 +0000 Sun, 11 Aug 2019 23:33:53 +0000 First independent report into UK Hajj industry The first independent report into the UK Hajj industry reveals a sector that is rapidly expanding and changing 鈥?and becoming increasingly expensive for British Muslims. Fri, 09 Aug 2019 15:40:00 +0100 Scientists create the world's thinnest gold Scientists at the University of Leeds have created a new form of gold which is just two atoms thick 鈥?the thinnest unsupported gold ever created. Tue, 06 Aug 2019 09:17:00 +0100 Research Spotlight - July 2019 July's round-up of some of the latest research and education stories from the University. Fri, 02 Aug 2019 10:36:00 +0100 Leeds to host major international MIT innovation programme Leeds and the City Region has been chosen to host a prestigious international programme, in partnership with one of the world鈥檚 most famous universities, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Thu, 01 Aug 2019 11:07:00 +0100 鈥楾ickle鈥?therapy could help slow ageing 'Tickling' the ear with a small electrical current appears to rebalance the autonomic nervous system for over-55s, potentially slowing down one of the effects of ageing, according to new research. Tue, 30 Jul 2019 08:45:00 +0100 Engineering stronger ethics Engineers in the UK are being asked to comment on a plan to strengthen ethical thinking in their profession. Fri, 26 Jul 2019 10:07:00 +0100 Using weather radar to monitor insects Scientists are developing a pioneering technique that allows them to monitor insects in the air using weather radars, as part of a research project called BioDAR. Thu, 25 Jul 2019 09:01:00 +0100 Animals adapting too slowly to changing climate Animals are not adapting fast enough in response to the changing climate, according to new research published today in Nature Communications. Tue, 23 Jul 2019 16:01:00 +0100 Who should pay for our parks? A new report has called for a national debate on who should pay for the UK鈥檚 much-loved public parks and green spaces. Thu, 18 Jul 2019 00:01:00 +0100 Budgeting for our future climate A new framework provides a robust scientific tool for researchers, policymakers and industry to calculate remaining global carbon budgets. Wed, 17 Jul 2019 18:00:00 +0100 An 鈥榓tomic dance鈥?offers a new look at quantum computing challenges Researchers have come up with a theory to explain one of the mysteries at the heart of quantum physics. Wed, 17 Jul 2019 16:30:00 +0100 Improving the nutritional quality of baby food A nutritional survey of baby food on sale in Europe has shown that a significant number of products contain high sugar levels that contradict World Health Organisation (WHO) recommendations. Mon, 15 Jul 2019 10:00:00 +0100 Fossil fuels offer a poor return on energy investment An evaluation of the global energy return on investment for fossil fuels and renewable sources reveals a much more level playing field than previously believed. Thu, 11 Jul 2019 16:00:00 +0100 New Government funding: revolutionising high speed rail The Government has confirmed funding for the University to create one of the most advanced conventional and high speed rail research facilities in the world. Wed, 10 Jul 2019 16:15:00 +0100 The words on the street: new public art A new work of public art has been unveiled at the University. Thu, 04 Jul 2019 15:24:00 +0100 Top three place for teaching in National Student Survey Results from the National Student Survey (NSS), published today, position Leeds in the top three for teaching in the Russell Group of research-intensive universities. Wed, 03 Jul 2019 09:30:00 +0100 Research Spotlight - June 2019 June's round-up of some of the latest research and education stories from the University. Mon, 01 Jul 2019 11:00:00 +0100 Building up an appetite for a new kind of grub Edible insects could be a key ingredient to avoiding a global food crisis, according to a new report, but there are significant barriers to overcome before they are part of the mainstream. Mon, 01 Jul 2019 05:01:00 +0100 Making Leeds Medieval: University turns back the clock Leeds plays host to the world鈥檚 largest conference of its kind this week as the University鈥檚 International Medieval Congress (IMC) comes to the city once more. Sun, 30 Jun 2019 09:00:00 +0100 Honorary Degrees 2019 Leading figures from the worlds of science, the arts and industry will be the recipients of honorary degrees from the University of Leeds next month. Tue, 25 Jun 2019 11:29:00 +0100 韩国三级电影