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‘Vampire’ plants help grassland fauna flourish

Parasitic plants can encourage new life to thrive in the food chain.

Vehicle for success

Our computer scientists are driving the latest advances in car electronics.

Credit: Ralph Buij

Vultures under threat

Researchers say African vultures are likely to qualify as ‘Critically Endangered’.

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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 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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