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Student creates website to help travellers navigate Coronavirus restrictions worldwide

Posted on Thursday 9 July 2020

A University of York student has developed a website which gives travellers up to date global information on COVID-19 restrictions and lockdowns.


Researcher reconstructs skull of two million year-old giant dormouse

Posted on Thursday 9 July 2020

A PhD student has produced the first digital reconstruction of the skull of a gigantic dormouse, which roamed the island of Sicily around two million years ago.


Researchers reconstruct medieval shrine of Saint Thomas Becket

Posted on Tuesday 7 July 2020

Researchers have used new evidence to create a reconstruction of the medieval shrine of Saint Thomas Becket, which was destroyed during the reformation.


University boosts graduation bursary to support care experienced students through coronavirus crisis

Posted on Monday 6 July 2020

The University of York has announced it will boost its financial support for care experienced and estranged graduates this year, in response to the Covid-19 crisis.


Researchers discover lost ancient Aboriginal history beneath waves of Australia’s coast

Posted on Wednesday 1 July 2020

Archaeologists have discovered hundreds of ancient Aboriginal artefacts off the coast of Western Australia.


Most significant changes in UK air quality during lockdown have been in urban areas, new review confirms

Posted on Wednesday 1 July 2020

The lockdown led to a significant drop in some pollutants in the UK’s towns and cities, mainly as a result of less traffic, a new report reveals.


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