For railway commuters across England and Wales, December brings to an end the annual 'Leaf fall timetables' and the regular announcements of 'leaves on the line' causing delays.
In a study published today, a team of ten drought scientists, including the University of Birmingham, argue that while many dams and reservoirs are built, or expanded to alleviate droughts and water shortages, they can paradoxically contribute to make them worse.
A team of scientists and engineers from the Universities of Birmingham and Bristol have returned from Guatemala where they have been teaching local scientists how to use drones to map the Fuego volcano which violently erupted earlier this year.
Evolution of the major groups of fish that we recognise today took place in shallow waters, close to the seashore, according to new research at the University of Birmingham.
What is the biggest pollution problem facing Birmingham? Professor Bloss posts his thoughts in the Huffington Post
Academic staff from all School within the College will be in Hong Kong w/c 29th October.
A NERC funding programme aims to address two of the biggest environmental science challenges in urban areas across the UK today.
The University of Birmingham has extended its partnership with the European Commission's science and knowledge service (Joint Research Centre) that provides independent scientific advice and support to European Union policymakers.
On 10 October, The Alan Turing Institute, which is the national institute for data science and artificial intelligence, appointed 22 researchers from the University of Birmingham, including nine from the College of Life and Environmental Sciences.
In September 2018, Dr Ian Boomer attended a UNESCO-sponsored workshop on the Early Jurassic Toarcian Oceanic Anoxic Event (T-OAE, recently designated the "Jenkyns Event").
From the 24-26th September four early career researchers (ECRs) from the Geosystems group attended the UK IODP Workshop on Scientific Ocean Drilling; Gael Lymer, Marcelo De Lira Mota, Amy Jones and Juan Pablo Castaneda Venegas.
In September 2018, Dr's Sarah Greene and Ian Boomer travelled to the core store of the Geological Survey of Northern Ireland (GSNI) in Belfast.