Our research

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Tuning in to baby talk

Research highlights the critical role of parent-child communication.

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Newt hope for osteoarthritis sufferers

The amazing ability of newts to regenerate has inspired research into possible new treatments.

Credit: Guido Sohne

Air pollution over West Africa

Our scientists warn of potential risks to human health, meteorology and regional climate.

About our research

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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A sporting tradition

With £9m of new facilities and over 60 sports clubs, we cater for sport at all levels.

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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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Investing in our campus

We're growing fast and investing accordingly - £750 million in the last 10 years.

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