External Media Links

The following links are to external websites with content relating to the public understanding of science, history and similar topics which may well appeal to YPS members.


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Yorkshire Film Archive
A selection of the more than 16,000 moving images made in or about the Yorkshire region from 1890 to recent years.


Ri Channel
The media website of the Royal Institution of Great Britain including short videos on science, engineering and mathematics plus extracts from the famous Royal Institution Christmas Lectures.


Royal Society TV
Watch webcasts of some of the world’s most eminent scientists.


BBC Podcasts
A selection of downloadable podcasts of science and nature related programmes from the BBC – including hundreds of programmes from the archives In Our Time.


Astronomy Picture of The Day
Each day a different image or photograph of our fascinating universe is featured, along with a brief explanation written by a professional astronomer



The Periodic Table of Videos

Short videos about each of the chemical elements and more.