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York archaeologist opens new-look Bolton museum

Posted on Friday 21 September 2018

University of York archaeologist, Professor Joann Fletcher, will open a new exhibition of Egyptian artefacts at the newly refurbished Bolton museum.

Looked after children wait years for adoption, new study finds

Posted on Thursday 20 September 2018

Children in care in Scotland can wait years to be adopted, a study led by the universities of York and Stirling has found.

The nocturnal pollinators: scientists reveal the secret life of moths

Posted on Wednesday 12 September 2018

Scientists have discovered that moths may play a much broader role as plant pollinators than previously suspected.

Report reveals growing impact of cannabis on young people

Posted on Wednesday 12 September 2018

The number of young people admitted to hospital for cannabis-related mental health problems has risen by 54%, according to a new report involving researchers from the University of York.

Watching marine life requires some 'Deep' thinking

Posted on Tuesday 11 September 2018

Scientists at the University of York are to test the neurological and cardiovascular impact of watching aquatic animals.

Peatlands will store more carbon as planet warms

Posted on Monday 10 September 2018

Global warming will cause peatlands to absorb more carbon – but the effect will weaken as warming increases, new research suggests.

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