A member of the Russell Group of research-intensive universities, we are committed to enhancing our position as one of the world’s premier institutions for inspirational and life-changing research.
Our Research Strategy 2015-20 describes how we nurture research success at the University. Explore some of the many highlights of our research through the themes and stories below.
Host of the astronomy podcast Syzygy comments on what to expect from January's total lunar eclipse.
The United Republic of Tanzania has announced it will protect a globally unique forest ecosystem in East Africa, following research that demonstrated it is under threat from illegal activities including tree-cutting for charcoal and the poaching of elephants and other animals.
An expert in atmospheric chemistry from the University of York reacts to the Government’s new plans to tackle air pollution.
Body painting is considered by some to be the most ancient form of art. Its origins stem from tribal cultures, where its use was for ritual and ceremony. Today it is a familiar sight at carnivals and sporting events.
Our commitment to gender equality has been recognised with a bronze institutional award and 11 departmental awards from Athena SWAN.