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

CLIMATE CATASTROPHE – PEATLANDS TO THE RESCUE

This joint lecture with Yorkshire Wildlife Trust, to be held on Tuesday 14th April,  is a change to the advertised programme due to unforeseen circumstances. Lecture by YWT Chief Executive, Dr Rob Stoneman, who will talk about the importance of peat …

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