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Alex investigates how sound design makes for sound design

Posted on Friday 17 October 2014

An expert on acoustic modelling is to work with the University of York’s Department of Electronics investigating and developing new methods for architectural and environmental sound design.


Copyright 2014 Zacques Morrison
New talk and exhibition at Norman Rea Gallery

Posted on Thursday 16 October 2014

A curator talk and a Caribbean photography exhibition will take place this month at the University of York’s Norman Rea Gallery.


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York celebration of female scientists past and present

Posted on Wednesday 15 October 2014

A special event at the Yorkshire Museum will celebrate the work of female scientists past and present as part of the national Ada Lovelace Day.


Grimsby fish pontoon ca 1905.
Are there enough fish to go around?

Posted on Tuesday 14 October 2014

Scientists from the University of York have released a report highlighting the gap between declining wild fish supplies and healthy eating advice recommending more seafood.


Professor Chris Fewster. Photo by Ian Martindale.
York mathematician helps to secure settlement for livestock firm

Posted on Tuesday 14 October 2014

An unprecedented and long-running dispute involving a herd of pigs and a low-flying hot air balloon has now settled, with the help of expert testimony from Professor Chris Fewster from the University of York’s Department of Mathematics.


Great crested grebe with roach. Credit: Charles Tyler, University of Exeter
Researchers assess risks to wildlife and ecosystems posed by pharmaceuticals

Posted on Monday 13 October 2014

A University of York researcher has edited a special edition of a Royal Society publication examining the potential risks and impacts of pharmaceuticals in the environment on wildlife and ecosystems.


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