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. The lectures are free to YPS members, non members are welcome for a suggested donation.

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.

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CBA Volunteering Opportunity

The Council for British Archaeology (CBA) is looking for volunteer members to join their Casework team – individuals who are interested in historic buildings and who would like to help a National Amenity Society. The role is homeworking for approximately …

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Sleep: the science and the myths

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Tempest Anderson Hall
Professor Graham Law

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Graham Law