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

Evolution of Language: what do chimpanzees have to say?

FRIDAY 12 FEBRUARY, The Basement, City Screen, Coney St, York. 7.30 doors for 8.00 pm start. Tickets £5.00 from the box office at City Screen. York University lecturer Dr Katie Slocombe, based in the Department of Psychology, will talk about how …

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