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Greenhouse gas emissions are still rising. This year atmospheric carbon dioxide levels sailed past 400 parts per million and in January global temperatures were within touching distance of 1.5 deg C above their 1850-1900 levels – the ambitious warming limit set out in the Paris text. Why then am I...

Joseph Priestley could not be a more appropriate individual to inspire the work of our centre for climate change research at the University of Leeds. Interdisciplinary research is at the heart of what the Priestley International Centre for Climate does and Priestley, a son of Yorkshire – he was born...