Different moorland plants, particularly heather and cotton grass, can strongly influence climate warming effects on greenhouse gas emissions, researchers from Lancaster University, The University of Manchester and the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology have discovered.
Thirty of the UK's most talented young mathematicians came to Lancaster University for a four-day residential summer school.
Students at Lancaster University are among the most satisfied in the UK according to the 2013 National Student Survey.
Research by scientists at The Universities of Lancaster and Manchester shows maintaining healthy soil biodiversity can play an important role in optimising land management programmes to reap benefits from the living soil.
An expert in food security at Lancaster University is helping food growers and researchers to exchange information through a new website launched by retailing giant Waitrose.
For the second year running Lancaster University’s campus has been awarded the Green Flag, a national accreditation for high quality green spaces.
Professor Garik Markarian from the School of Computing and Communications has been to Buckingham Palace for a reception with Her Majesty the Queen.
Lancaster University’s ground-breaking specialist research centre has been at the forefront of action to improve services nationally for people who live with bipolar disorder.
Lancaster University has earned the title of the ‘best university halls’ for the fourth year running in the National Student Housing Survey.
Cost effective, alternative makeovers for old technologies may well be the key to a brighter, greener, low-carbon future for China and, ultimately, the rest the world.