University of Leeds: Latest News http://www.nf155.com/rss/news University of Leeds: Latest News Jadu CMS http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Sun, 11 Aug 2019 23:33:53 +0000 Sun, 11 Aug 2019 23:33:53 +0000 First independent report into UK Hajj industry http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4457/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. http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4457/first_independent_report_into_uk_hajj_industry Fri, 09 Aug 2019 15:40:00 +0100 Scientists create the world's thinnest gold http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4456/scientists_create_the_worlds_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. http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4456/scientists_create_the_worlds_thinnest_gold Tue, 06 Aug 2019 09:17:00 +0100 Research Spotlight - July 2019 http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4455/research_spotlight-july_2019 July's round-up of some of the latest research and education stories from the University. http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4455/research_spotlight-july_2019 Fri, 02 Aug 2019 10:36:00 +0100 Leeds to host major international MIT innovation programme http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4454/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. http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4454/leeds_to_host_major_international_mit_innovation_programme Thu, 01 Aug 2019 11:07:00 +0100 鈥楾ickle鈥?therapy could help slow ageing http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4453/tickle_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. http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4453/tickle_therapy_could_help_slow_ageing Tue, 30 Jul 2019 08:45:00 +0100 Engineering stronger ethics http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4452/engineering_stronger_ethics Engineers in the UK are being asked to comment on a plan to strengthen ethical thinking in their profession. http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4452/engineering_stronger_ethics Fri, 26 Jul 2019 10:07:00 +0100 Using weather radar to monitor insects http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4451/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. http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4451/using_weather_radar_to_monitor_insects Thu, 25 Jul 2019 09:01:00 +0100 Animals adapting too slowly to changing climate http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4450/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. http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4450/animals_adapting_too_slowly_to_changing_climate Tue, 23 Jul 2019 16:01:00 +0100 Who should pay for our parks? http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4448/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. http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4448/who_should_pay_for_our_parks Thu, 18 Jul 2019 00:01:00 +0100 Budgeting for our future climate http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4447/budgeting_for_our_future_climate A new framework provides a robust scientific tool for researchers, policymakers and industry to calculate remaining global carbon budgets. http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4447/budgeting_for_our_future_climate Wed, 17 Jul 2019 18:00:00 +0100 An 鈥榓tomic dance鈥?offers a new look at quantum computing challenges http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4446/an_atomic_dance_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. http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4446/an_atomic_dance_offers_a_new_look_at_quantum_computing_challenges Wed, 17 Jul 2019 16:30:00 +0100 Improving the nutritional quality of baby food http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4445/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. http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4445/improving_the_nutritional_quality_of_baby_food Mon, 15 Jul 2019 10:00:00 +0100 Fossil fuels offer a poor return on energy investment http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4444/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. http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4444/fossil_fuels_offer_a_poor_return_on_energy_investment Thu, 11 Jul 2019 16:00:00 +0100 New Government funding: revolutionising high speed rail http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4443/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. http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4443/new_government_funding_revolutionising_high_speed_rail Wed, 10 Jul 2019 16:15:00 +0100 The words on the street: new public art http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4442/the_words_on_the_street_new_public_art A new work of public art has been unveiled at the University. http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4442/the_words_on_the_street_new_public_art Thu, 04 Jul 2019 15:24:00 +0100 Top three place for teaching in National Student Survey http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4441/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. http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4441/top_three_place_for_teaching_in_national_student_survey Wed, 03 Jul 2019 09:30:00 +0100 Research Spotlight - June 2019 http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4437/research_spotlight-june_2019 June's round-up of some of the latest research and education stories from the University. http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4437/research_spotlight-june_2019 Mon, 01 Jul 2019 11:00:00 +0100 Building up an appetite for a new kind of grub http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4440/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. http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4440/building_up_an_appetite_for_a_new_kind_of_grub Mon, 01 Jul 2019 05:01:00 +0100 Making Leeds Medieval: University turns back the clock http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4439/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. http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4439/making_leeds_medieval_university_turns_back_the_clock Sun, 30 Jun 2019 09:00:00 +0100 Honorary Degrees 2019 http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4438/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. http://www.nf155.com/news/article/4438/honorary_degrees_2019 Tue, 25 Jun 2019 11:29:00 +0100 韩国三级电影