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GeoSetter

By pmoh2 from University of Leicester. Published on May 24, 2018.

Geosetter is a free tool for showing and changing geo data and other metadata of image file.

GeoSetter

By pmoh2 from University of Leicester. Published on May 24, 2018.

Geosetter is a free tool for showing and changing geo data and other metadata of image file.

Tiny fossils unlock clues to Earth’s climate half a billion years ago

By pt91 from University of Leicester. Published on May 09, 2018.

Scientists from Leicester have quantified the temperature of Earth’s oceans over half a billion years ago by combining fossil data and climate models

Reaching for the stars

By ew205 from University of Leicester. Published on May 09, 2018.

PhD student in Physical Geography Berivan Esen awarded prestigious Amelia Earhart Fellowship, which recognises exceptional women working in the aerospace field

Reaching for the stars

By ew205 from University of Leicester. Published on May 09, 2018.

PhD student in Physical Geography Berivan Esen awarded prestigious Amelia Earhart Fellowship, which recognises exceptional women working in the aerospace field

Berivan Esen awarded Zonta International, Amelia Earhart Fellowship for 2018-2019

By lcb14 from University of Leicester. Published on Apr 23, 2018.

Berivan Esen, a second year CENTA PhD student in Physical Geography has been awarded the prestigious Zonta International, Amelia Earhart Fellowship for 2018-2019.

Dawn of the Anthropocene concept

By ap507 from University of Leicester. Published on Apr 16, 2018.

New book by Professor Jan Zalasiewicz translates pioneering writings of French scientist Georges-Louis Leclerc, the Comte de Buffon

Leicester passes 5 million readers milestone on The Conversation

By ap507 from University of Leicester. Published on Apr 11, 2018.

With topics ranging from Facebook data to Julius Caesar, to heart attack risk factors and how colour can help us communicate, Leicester experts have contributed a wide variety of opinion articles to the platform

Leicester passes 5 million readers milestone on The Conversation

By ap507 from University of Leicester. Published on Apr 11, 2018.

With topics ranging from Facebook data to Julius Caesar, to heart attack risk factors and how colour can help us communicate, Leicester experts have contributed a wide variety of opinion articles to the platform

Professor John Tarney

By lcb14 from University of Leicester. Published on Apr 09, 2018.

The School is saddened to hear of the passing of Emeritus Professor John Tarney on Saturday 31 March.

The curse of zombie fossils

By ap507 from University of Leicester. Published on Mar 21, 2018.

Palaeontologists investigate the macabre science behind how animals decay and fossilise

The story of skeletons

By ap507 from University of Leicester. Published on Mar 21, 2018.

Geologists explore the fascinating history of skeletons and what the future could hold for human evolution

Gentrification masks ugly truths

By ap507 from University of Leicester. Published on Mar 20, 2018.

Council estate renewal projects are devastating lives and communities, argues academic

Genetic properties help identify illegally traded tropical hardwood

By ap507 from University of Leicester. Published on Mar 12, 2018.

Leicester Geographer in international conservation effort

Coloniality | Deep Relation

By kha5 from University of Leicester. Published on Feb 21, 2018.

Cancelled: Workshop, Tuesday 6 March 2018

Eradicating famine in Africa gets boost through new research

By ap507 from University of Leicester. Published on Feb 19, 2018.

Leicester's expertise in Earth Observation helping to build a more sustainable world

Space Technologies to help protect communities and the environment

By ap507 from University of Leicester. Published on Feb 08, 2018.

Our cutting-edge research and innovation expertise tackles global issues affecting developing countries

Space Technologies to help protect communities and the environment

By ap507 from University of Leicester. Published on Feb 08, 2018.

Our cutting-edge research and innovation expertise tackles global issues affecting developing countries

59th Annual Bennett Lecture

By lcb14 from University of Leicester. Published on Feb 06, 2018.

Dr Susan Loughlin of the British Geological Survey will be presenting this years lecture

Expert opinions cover trust within cultures, colour, the Anthropocene and more

By ap507 from University of Leicester. Published on Jan 31, 2018.

The Conversation and Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues recently tackled by academics 6 January - 31 January

Geological Society of London honour for geology professor

By ap507 from University of Leicester. Published on Jan 30, 2018.

Professor Jan Zalasiewicz has been awarded the Prestwich Medal for 2018

University graduate involved in discovery of rare 450 million year-old ‘cone-shaped’ fossil

By ap507 from University of Leicester. Published on Jan 24, 2018.

International team led by Leicester researchers discover unique fossil of mysterious creature from the Ordovician period

Scientists home in on a potential Anthropocene ‘Golden Spike’ in new research

By ap507 from University of Leicester. Published on Jan 15, 2018.

Anthropocene Working Group led by Leicester scientists and invited specialists review the potential settings where a global reference section for the Anthropocene epoch might be searched for

Leicester PhD students win awards at major Palaeontology Conference

By lcb14 from University of Leicester. Published on Jan 08, 2018.

Two Geology PhD students from the University of Leicester have won awards at the Palaeontological Association Annual Meeting, the UK’s largest palaeontological meeting.

Book launch: Youth Activism & Solidarity: the Non-Stop Picket against Apartheid by Gavin Brown and Helen Yaffe

By User Submitted from University of Leicester. Published on Nov 27, 2017.

Lecture Theatre 10 Bennett Building - 27 Nov 2017, 06:00PM - 07:00PM

Funding support for higher degrees at Leicester

By ap507 from University of Leicester. Published on Nov 17, 2017.

University offers opportunities for Master’s and PhD qualifications

University data allows members of the public to search for land use in their area of the UK based on postcode

By ap507 from University of Leicester. Published on Nov 09, 2017.

BBC highlights research conducted by Centre for Landscape and Climate Research

Leicester scientists win ‘Space Oscar’ for pioneering research to reduce deforestation

By ap507 from University of Leicester. Published on Nov 08, 2017.

Researchers from the National Centre for Earth Observation at the University of Leicester receive international Copernicus Masters Award

Leicester professor is most productive and cited woman in urban geography

By crm28 from University of Leicester. Published on Oct 17, 2017.

Recent paper asserts that Professor Loretta Lees’s work has been cited more than any other woman in her field.

Leicester academic co-authors new book on young people and the anti-apartheid protest

By crm28 from University of Leicester. Published on Oct 10, 2017.

'Youth Activism and Solidarity: the non-stop picket against Apartheid' will be published by Routledge on Thursday 19 October. It is the result of a Leverhulme Trust funded project that ran here from 2011-2014.

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