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.

Latest News

“Reconnecting with our Rivers” update for Cafe Scientifique on December 6th

“Reconnecting with our Rivers” with Jonathan Dent, Nature Reserve Manager, St Nick’s Community-led Natural Flood Management on Tang Hall and Osbaldwick Becks. Jonathan gave some follow up information: Volunteer sessions with St Nick’s St Nick’s Website Friday 10am-1pm Join in …

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Featured event

Can Wine Prevent Dementia?

Lectures
Start time
19:30
Venue
Tempest Anderson Hall
Speaker
Dr Roger Pinder

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