News and events
Field course run by the Centre for Interdisciplinary Science leaves a lasting impact for rural communities in Kenya
University of Leicester Professor talks about the use of DNA testing in the wake of the horsemeat scandal.
Dr Alan Cann and Dr Raymond Dalgleish achieve Senior Fellowship status of the Higher Education Academy
Research team identifies forms of activity linked to development of motor behaviours
University of Leicester biologists discover plant cell regulation process affects chloroplasts
Collaboration between University of Leicester and the Welland Rivers Trust works to restore the nature and importance of river to historical town.
A University of Leicester biologist is helping to create plastic floating islands containing papyrus plants in Kenya
Learn how to differentitate between buff-tailed and white-tailed.
Leicester botanist contributes to important breakthrough with far-reaching consequences.
Online video: unloading the catch at Lake Hawassa.
Geography research student joins the Ivy League with prestigious Visiting Fellowship.
Come along to ‘Crocus Sundays’ on 19 and 26 February 2012.
A regular review from the Press Office of coverage of the University in the media.
Genetically important species identified and christened.
Worms infecting fish grow four times faster in warmer waters, and can even control the host's behaviour, new study finds
A regular review from the Press Office of coverage of the University in the media
University of Leicester biologist awarded prestigious Fellowship for neurobiological study of extraordinary insects.
The iconic British osprey is slowly recovering from near-extinction, but a University of Leicester PhD student says they need more help to re-colonise the whole of the UK.
Postgraduate posters from the College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology.
Yes, we could soon have no bananas.