Welcome to the Yorkshire Philosophical Society

The YPS offers activities and an annual lecture series to stimulate interest in and improve public understanding of natural sciences and social sciences.

Archaeology, Astronomy, Biology, Botany, Chemistry, Conservation, Earth Science, Ecology, Economics, Education, Engineering, Geography, Geology, History, Life Science, Mathematics, Medicine, Natural History, Philosophy, Physics, Psychology, Sociology, Technology, Zoology….

You can discover more about all these subjects and more in a friendly, welcoming environment with the opportunity to meet others with similar interests.

Explore our website and find out more about our lectures, visits, social activities, publications and on-line resources.

Latest News

Designer chosen for the Geological Map

We are delighted to announce that we have signed an agreement with Janette Ireland, who makes pebble mosaics, to design and (subject to final confirmation in February) to fabricate our walk-on geological map. As many of you will know, this …

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Janette Ireland

Featured events

Air Pollution

Cafe scientifique
Start time
19:30
Venue
City Screen Basement Bar
Speaker
Dr Sarah Moller

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Air Pollution

Behind the Scenes in the YM Education Department

Activities
Start time
15:00
Venue
The Yorkshire Museum
Speaker
N/A

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Behind the Scenes in the YM Education Department