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UK floods and extreme global weather linked to El Niño and climate change 04/01/16

UK floods and extreme global weather linked to El Niño and climate change

Gail Whiteman, from the Pentland Centre for Sustainability in Business, warns that flood defences could become "out of date" as extreme weather increases. 

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Lancaster students attend Paris during climate talks 16/12/15

Lancaster students attend Paris during climate talks

Lancaster University students have visited Paris to take part in a high-level environmental business event held to coincide with global climate negotiations.

Pair honoured with staff of the year awards 16/12/15

Pair honoured with staff of the year awards

Two members of staff have been honoured for the help and support they have given students over the past year.

Mary Robinson: climate change ‘very likely’ to increase radicalisation 09/12/15

Mary Robinson: climate change ‘very likely’ to increase radicalisation

The Pentland Centre's Gail Whiteman is one of a team of experts who put their questions to UN special envoy and former Irish president Mary Robinson about the 2015 Paris climate negotiations.

Lancaster researchers at climate change talks in Paris 30/11/15

Lancaster researchers at climate change talks in Paris

Professor Gail Whiteman is among the Lancaster researchers attending the 2015 United Nations Conference on Climate Change (COP21) in Paris.

Eight lucky students to go to Paris climate conference 05/11/15

Eight lucky students to go to Paris climate conference

Eight undergraduate students have been selected for the opportunity of a lifetime; attending a UN climate change conference in Paris.