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Counting the human cost of the refugee crisis

Our human rights experts give a voice to those who make the dangerous Mediterranean crossing.

The lost birthplace of British political debate

We're bringing a lost building at the heart of Westminster back to life with digital technology.

Scientists produce status check on teleportation

Quantum teleportation has moved from the realms of Star Trek fantasy to tangible reality.

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A member of the Russell Group of research-intensive universities, we are committed to strengthening our position as one of the world's premier institutions for inspirational and life-changing research.

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Lectures: not just for students

Every term we organise talks on a wide variety of topics, all open to the public and free to attend.

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The Conversation

Read the latest comment and analysis from our academics on theconversation.com

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The city of York

Our beautiful, vibrant city is regularly cited as one of the best cities to live in the UK.

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Chancellor's Inauguration

On Tuesday 27 October we will welcome our sixth Chancellor, Professor Sir Malcolm Grant.

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