2015 news announcements
Soaring temperatures could mean less summer rain despite previous research showing a strong link between climate change and a wet UK holiday season.
NERC's world-leading climate science research is set to play a pivotal role in helping negotiators thrash out an international climate change agreement during the upcoming UN climate change conference in Paris.
A new film commemorates the RRS Discovery's historic passage to London, celebrating half a century of ground-breaking environmental science.
Universities & Science Minister Jo Johnson yesterday officially opened a £3 million centre to develop new technology for the emerging marine robotics sector.
The deal has been sealed for a major marine and engineering services company to start work on a new £200 million polar research ship for NERC.
Droughts could kill off the tallest trees in tropical rainforests, raising the Earth's carbon dioxide levels in the coming decades, a study suggests.