ClimateUEA NEWS AND EVENTS
New project launched to boost number of women working in offshore wind
The Offshore Wind Industry Council (OWIC) and the University of East Anglia (UEA) have announced a new joint research project which aims to tackle the gender...
From testing for plastics in teabags to a Q&A with Countrywise’s Liz Bonnin: UEA’s Green Film Festival is back
Following a two-year pandemic hiatus, the Green Film Festival at the University of East Anglia (UEA) is back from Thursday 19 May - Saturday 21 May, offering...
How microplastics in the air are polluting the most remote places on earth
Microplastics are being transported to some of the most remote places on earth by the wind, according to new research involving the University of East Anglia.
UEA ranked among world’s top 50 sustainable universities in new league table
The University of East Anglia’s (UEA’s) green credentials have been recognised at a global level after it was named in the world’s top 50 universities in one of...
Breakthrough in estimating fossil fuel CO2 emissions
A team of scientists led by the UEA has made a major breakthrough in detecting changes in fossil fuel carbon dioxide emissions more quickly and frequently.
Collision hotspots for migrating birds revealed in new study
New research led by the University of East Anglia (UEA) highlights the areas in Europe and North Africa where the construction of wind turbines or power lines is...
Professor appointed member of prestigious council
Emeritus Professor of Environmental Science, Prof Peter Liss has been appointed as a member of the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) for the second...
UEA submits its Earthshot environmental solutions
It’s the global award that encourages innovative resolutions to the climate crisis, and UEA has formally submitted two solutions from the construction industry...
IPCC report says climate change is causing dangerous disruption to nature
Scientists at the University of East Anglia (UEA) have played a leading role in the latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report, released today.
Decolonise research to save heritage threatened by climate change
Climate change threatens to destroy invaluable heritage sites and traditions in marginalised countries – but empowering local people is key to adaptation.
Coastal flooding and erosion threaten African heritage sites as sea levels rise
Closing in on the carbon costs of wildfires
Wildfire and post-fire recovery could lead to more carbon being stored than released in the long term in savannahs and grasslands, according to a new study...
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