A postgraduate student researching the habitability of distant planets has landed a dream job with NASA. Read this full article
The Southern Ocean has begun to absorb more atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO2) according to new research from an international team, including the University of East Anglia. Read this full article
The UEA community is deeply saddened by the unexpected death of their colleague and friend, Professor Roland von Glasow. Roland was a pillar in the School of Environmental Sciences. He recently conceived the Centre for Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences (COAS) at UEA, unifying physical and biogeochemical sciences under one umbrella. His leadership in the School as director of COAS and joint sector head was precious and well appreciated by us all. Roland’s...
New research from the University of East Anglia reveals how bacteria could help protect the environment by ‘mopping up’ methane. Read this full article: https://www.uea.ac.uk/about/-/uea-research-shows-how-bacteria-could-combat-greenhouse-gas
A University of East Anglia (UEA) student will gain invaluable hands-on experience working with parks across the country after being appointed to a Junior Operations Officer role with the Land Trust. Callum James, who is currently studying Environment Science, earned a 12-month position with the national land management charity after impressing with his enthusiasm, environmental knowledge and relentless ambition to expand his learning. In his new role Callum will support the Land...
Prof Andrew Jordan (ENV) discusses international climate goals in the lead-up to the Paris Climate Change Conference. More information here
ENV has supplied an underwater seaglider to take part in an expedition to the Atlantic to survey a giant deep-sea canyon, more information here.
According to ENV research, demand for natural rubber fuelled by the tyre industry is threatening protected parts of Southeast Asia. Read more here
Resettlement projects in the Amazon are driving severe tropical deforestation – according to new research from the University of East Anglia and Câmara dos Deputados (the Brazilian Lower House). Read this full article
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