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Zahra's Top Exchange Experiences

When and what did you study at the University of Leeds?

I studied Earth Sciences from January to June 2017.

What was your favourite module? 226 more words

Study Abroad


As an exchange student at QUT in Australia, one of my favourite things right now is to compare how my home university, the University of Leeds, in England and my host university for the next 12 months, QUT, are different or similar to each other. 863 more words


Could insufficient sleep be adding centimeters to your waistline? | EurekAlert! Science News

In a highly cited article EurekAlert! Science News reports that adults in the UK who have poor sleep patterns are more likely to be overweight and obese and have poorer metabolic health, according to a new study from… 84 more words


The newest member of Team Gannet

Sadly this will be the last summer I get to spend working with the Bass Rock gannets. But fear not, the blogs will be continuing as Ruth Jeavons, and from October Chris Pollock, will be continuing the research in pursuit of their PhD’s. 584 more words

Frontier forensics: the rise of environmental DNA analysis

By Alexander Evans, University of Leeds 

The natural world is under threat from many anthropogenic sources, such as the spread of harmful invasive species and the decline of native populations due to habitat loss and climate change. 949 more words

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Season so far

We are now four weeks in to our eight week gannet tracking season, so how have we been getting on?

A quagmire

It’s been an interesting summer so far, after such a promising May, June, as you may have seen in the… 351 more words

Roslyn's European Travels

Travelling alone is daunting, but like all good things, the fear you must overcome to do it is well worth the long term advantages it can bring. 1,123 more words

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