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Children take centre stage at the University of York

Posted on Thursday 13 December 2012

York children will take centre stage at the University of York's high-tech theatre when it opens its doors to young people from the local community for the first time.

Snowman by Heather Sunderland
York parents explore the science of snow

Posted on Wednesday 5 December 2012

Festive help is at hand for parents of curious York children asking difficult science questions.

Amanda Naylor, Dr Nick McGuinn, Olga Klimova and Ksenia Popova
York students learn Russian as part of University exchange

Posted on Wednesday 17 October 2012

A York secondary school will play host to two undergraduate students from a remote area of Siberia as part of a week-long programme of events organised by the University of York.

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Sexual selection and queer beauty

This lecture deals with the tension between an orthodox theory of the sexual selection of ornament, the "sense of beauty," and the "art-sense" in the struggle for successful mating within the (human) species, on the one hand, and, on the other, the role of non-procreatively oriented sexualities in the generation of attractions and forms of beauty

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