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A new study led by the Universities of Exeter and York has shown that female killer whales survive after menopause because they help their family members find food during hard times. This research provides insights into why women continue to live long after they can no longer have children.
For the first time, an international research team, including a tropical forest ecologist from the University of Exeter, has provided direct evidence of the rate at which individual trees in the Amazon Basin ‘inhale’ carbon from the atmosphere during a severe drought.
Staff opinion is needed to develop a new strategy to take the University of Exeter to 2020 and beyond.
Head of Engineering, Professor Stephen Eichhorn, has been bestowed with one of the most prestigious accolades in his field.
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- University of Exeter Chancellor Baroness Floella Benjamin steps down after ten fantastic years
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