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  • Pollution

    New Chinese Partnership

    Lancaster Environment Centre develops partnership with the Institute of Atmospheric Physics of the Chinese Academy of Sciences to research air quality and climate change

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    The most satisfied students

    Students say Lancaster University is the top place in the UK to study Physical Geography and Environmental Science.  

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    Top that!

    Lancaster University staff and students, who will be using the new teaching laboratories from early next year, visited the building site to witness the “topping out”, which celebrates the placing of the last beam on top of a structure

  • Reunion

    Environmental pioneers return

    Fifty years after Lancaster University was the first in the UK to offer a course in Environmental Sciences, 18 of the original students return to celebrate

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    Winning Awards for Soil Science

    Graduate researchers at the Lancaster Environment Centre made a clean sweep of the awards at a recent British Society of Soil Science (BSSS) meeting

  • Business Newsletter Autumn 2014

    This autumn's edition of the newsletter from LEC's enterprise and business partnerships team.

  • Sex & Bugs & Rock 'n Roll

    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 September

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    Developing sustainable fertilisers

    Lancaster University scientists are leading research looking at formulating sustainable fertilisers from renewable energy waste.

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    Flood management course

    A new postgraduate course for industry professionals aims to help stem the tide of flood devastation.

  • Jon Harvey

    Prizewinner heading for China

    It was a good day for student Jon Harvey when he won The Lancaster Environment Centre innovation prize and landed a place on a new masters course that will take him to China.