Researchers search for extreme life in Cabo Verde

Academics from Edge Hill University are exploring extreme environments in the hope of discovering new species of microbes that will help conserve the salterns in Cabo Verde, and assist future developments in biotechnology.

Fumaroles and boiling mudpools in the caldera of the volcanic system Krafla in the north of Iceland (Mývatn region).

Improved predictions of volcanic eruptions

An Edge Hill academic, together with a team of scientists from The Open University and University of Edinburgh, has developed a new technique to help predict when a volcano is most likely to erupt.

Edge Hill announces world-leading research results

Edge Hill University has performed strongly in the national Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014, with all subject areas featuring ‘internationally excellent’ or ‘world-leading’ research.