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Green Impact Awards for seventeen Leicester teams

Green Impact Awards for seventeen Leicester teams

Posted by mjs76 at Jul 19, 2010 01:32 PM |

Geography is our greenest department, evidently.

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Postgrad's project probes the Proboscis monkey’s provincial prospects

Postgrad's project probes the Proboscis monkey’s provincial prospects

Posted by mjs76 at May 24, 2010 05:10 PM |

Leicester student wins geography prize for conservation research.

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Unseasonably warm in Omsk: new book on climate change

Unseasonably warm in Omsk: new book on climate change

Posted by mjs76 at May 20, 2010 02:31 PM |

Environmental change in Siberia is the topic of a new book edited by Professor Heiko Balzter, Head of our Department of Geography, and published next month.

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Leicester geographer researches cheap, green homes

Leicester geographer researches cheap, green homes

Posted by mjs76 at Mar 03, 2010 02:20 PM |

Building an eco-friendly home is a great idea but the cost of solar panels, thermal heat pumps and suchlike is prohibitively expensive for most people. It’s one of the great ironies of our time that the folk best positioned to cut their domestic carbon footprint are those with money to burn.

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Early humans and plant evolution: the Annual Geography Lecture

Posted by mjs76 at Mar 03, 2010 01:45 PM |

Ancient humans are the subject of this year’s Annual Geography Lecture, a free public event on Thursday 4 March. Professor Julia Lee-Thorp from the University of Bradford will speak on ‘Emergence of the C4 World in Africa: Patterns of adoption and adaptation by African fauna including early hominins.’

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