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Browse our latest news about how we are meeting the challenges posed by the climate and environment emergency.

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3rd Feb 2023

Researchers and an Arctic explorer are working together to protect the ocean that surrounds the North Pole.

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Biodiversity - Becoming Nature Positive, Marine - Protecting our Environments

Project aims to shield Cayman Islands turtles from climate change threats

31st Jan 2023

Researchers are investigating how to protect sea turtles in the Cayman Islands from the multiple threats caused by climate change.

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University News

The University of Exeter announces new partnership with international NGO Jusoor

30th Jan 2023

The University of Exeter has today announced a new partnership with international NGO, Jusoor, to welcome Syrian students on funded scholarships through the university’s Green...

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We Still Have a Chance: City gears up for three climate-inspired exhibitions

20th Jan 2023

Three exhibitions inspired by a University-led international climate project are preparing to open at venues across the city from this month. We Still Have a...

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Three ‘super-leverage points’ offer hope for climate breakthrough

20th Jan 2023

Three “super-leverage points” could trigger a cascade of decarbonisation in sectors covering 70% of global greenhouse gas emissions, according to a new report presented today...

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Exeter expert comments on CO2 removal report

19th Jan 2023

The State of Carbon Dioxide Report released today is the first global assessment of Carbon Dioxide Removal (CDR) currently in place worldwide.

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Exeter Professor secures prestigious Blavatnik Award for Young Scientists

18th Jan 2023

James Screen, Professor of Climate Science at The University of Exeter, has been recognised for his work on transforming understanding of the rapid climate warming...

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University of Exeter announces Hoffmann Fellowship with the World Economic Forum

17th Jan 2023

A new Fellowship with Arctic Basecamp will help the World Economic Forum develop a new project in support of the Arctic and Antarctic biospheres

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World Economic Forum must lead action on polar crisis

17th Jan 2023

The World Economic Forum must kick-start meaningful action to tackle the polar crisis, an Arctic expert says.

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Exeter sustainability expert to speak at Davos on ‘responsible business education’

13th Jan 2023

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Forests recovering from logging act as a source of carbon

9th Jan 2023

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Exeter research in Carbon Brief’s top media papers of 2022

6th Jan 2023

University of Exeter research features in Carbon Brief’s list of the most talked-about climate papers of 2022.

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Marine - Protecting our Environments

Plastic pollution kills sea urchin larvae

15th Dec 2022

Sea urchin larvae raised in high levels of plastic pollution die due to developmental abnormalities, new research shows.

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University News

Exeter joins new Nature Positive Universities Alliance

8th Dec 2022

The University of Exeter is among the members of the new Nature Positive Universities Alliance, launched today at the UN Biodiversity Conference (COP15) in Montreal.

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University of Exeter sixth in People & Planet League

7th Dec 2022

The University of Exeter has moved up to sixth place in a league table that ranks UK universities on sustainability and ethics.

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Biodiversity - Becoming Nature Positive, University News

Businesses need more guidance to protect and restore the natural world

1st Dec 2022

The Nature of Business report explores the level of understanding and action being taken on biodiversity and nature loss among UK businesses.

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Marine - Protecting our Environments, University News

Egyptian lagoon vital to Cyprus turtles

23rd Nov 2022

The number of green turtles breeding in Cyprus has risen in recent years – but this bounce-back depends heavily on an Egyptian lagoon where many...

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Marine - Protecting our Environments, University News

Electric pulses save sharks from fishing hooks

21st Nov 2022

Gadgets that emit small electrical pulses can drastically cut the number of sharks and stingrays caught accidentally on fishing lines, new research shows.

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Energy - Achieving NetZero, University News

Exeter experts react to COP27

21st Nov 2022

Researchers from the University of Exeter have given their views on the COP27 climate change conference.

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Developing leadership in Environmental Social Science

21st Nov 2022

Now Closed – A call out for applications for the ACCESS Leadership College. An opportunity for emerging leaders who are using social science to tackle...

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