Ozone - reasons to be cheerful
As the UN announces that the ozone layer is beginning to recover, Professor Nigel Paul reflects on why this is good news for everyone on the planet.Learn more
Sex & Bugs & Rock ’n Roll
Bug hunts, mushroom smelling and matching animals with their dung are a few of the fun activities on offer at the Lancaster University Community Activities Day on 13 SeptemberLearn more
New 4-year MSci Degrees support employability
If you are looking for a professional career, these new four year programmes at the Lancaster Environment Centre have been designed for you.Learn more
New high spec teaching labs
New facility offering students a taste of working in an ultra modern laboratory will open in early 2015Learn more
Flood management course
A new postgraduate course for industry professionals aims to help stem the tide of flood devastation.Learn more
Developing sustainable fertilisers
Lancaster University scientists are leading research looking at formulating sustainable fertilisers from renewable energy waste.Learn more
Justice is at the heart of the teaching and research carried out by social scientists at the Lancaster Environment Centre. In From Fair trade to Fracking; why justice matters, four academics talk about the work they do and how it can help build a fairer world.
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