The University of Leeds traces its roots to Leeds School of Medicine established in 1831 in West Yorkshire, England. The University of Leeds has a large student body and as part of the Russell Group ranks 10th among universities in the U.K for research grants. The university employs about 8,000 staff and professional employees. Approximately 33,300 undergraduate and graduate student attend the University of Leeds. The University of Leeds attracts many applicants for their Physics program, MBA program and health care programs.
An international expedition aims to better understand seismic activity through samples collected from one of the most geologically active areas in Europe.
One of the largest global mass extinctions did not fundamentally change marine ecosystems, scientists have found.
Researchers investigating whether liquid water could exist on Mars have provided new insight into the limits of life on the red planet.
Cooperating bacterial populations are more likely to survive in changing habitats, new research shows.
Scientists have developed a novel weapon in the battle against deadly hospital-acquired infections - a textile that disinfects itself.
The UK's 50 largest cities could save £7 billion annually and create over 90,000 years' worth of extra employment by adopting simple measures to cut their energy use and counter climate change.
Beliefs in magical creatures can impact the protection of biodiversity, and the field of conservation needs to consider them seriously, researchers have warned.
The largest remaining ice shelf on the Antarctic Peninsula lost 10% of its area when an iceberg four times the size of London broke free earlier this month.
Using the principles of light, University of Leeds scientists have discovered a new way to measure the strength of modern forms of concrete - giving industry a better way to understand when it could fracture.
In the face of unpredictable weather conditions, waterproof jackets have become key items in many people's wardrobes.