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  • Safe water hope for slum dwellers

    Attempts to deliver safe water to people living in some of the world’s poorest slums are falling at the final hurdle, according to research led by Lancaster.

  • Environmental leakage

    Research reveals hidden harm of local solutions to environmental problems

  • Scientists take ‘Sex & Bugs & Rock 'n Roll’ to Glastonbury

    Ecologists from Lancaster University are preparing to introduce the world to ‘Sex & Bugs & Rock ‘n Roll’ at Glastonbury this year as part of their mission to bring science to the community

  • Visit us

    Get a taste of life as a masters or undergraduate student at the Lancaster Environment Centre on one of our July open days - book now

  • Teaching leadership recognised

    Lancaster Environment Centre academics gain recognition as Senior Fellows of the Higher Education Academy

  • Prizewinning PhD researcher

    A football themed presentation into how long arable soils will last in the UK wins an early career researcher a top prize from the British Society of Soil Science

  • Working with global business

    Lancaster University breaks new ground in partnership with global business

  • Fishing and human rights

    Scientists launch global agenda to curb social and human rights abuses in the international seafood sector

  • African Commonwealth Fellows banner

    Developing eco-innovation in Africa

    Commonwealth Professional Fellows plan to establish university business research partnerships in their home countries after studying Lancaster University’s successful model

  • A fell running feat

    Porridge and bananas help a Lancaster scientist complete the gruelling Bob Graham Round - running 66 miles, up 42 Lakeland peaks within 24 hours