China-UK research centre launched to improve global stewardship
Lancaster University has launched a joint China-UK research centre to advance environmental policy and practice.Learn More
Professors in Practice
Five successful scientists from the worlds of business, academia and conservation have taken up residence at the Lancaster Environment CentreLearn More
Poor diet impact on British bees
The changing British landscape could be contributing to the decline in our bee populations, according to Lancaster University researchLearn More
Lancaster’s first lady
Lancaster University’s first female academic is still working at the university half a century later revealing the secrets of the UK’s ever changing coastlineLearn More
Volcanologist inspires a generation with new bookLearn More
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