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Drone study finds killer whales can have close friendships

York University RSS News Feed - Fri, 06/18/2021 - 16:30
Scientists from the University of York were part of an international research team that used drone footage to study killer whales and their social networks.
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York researchers take part in new monitoring campaign in a bid to find out more about air pollution

York University RSS News Feed - Wed, 06/16/2021 - 22:24
Scientists from the University of York are taking part in a national research project to measure air quality across the UK, which aims to provide new insight into the formation of air pollution and its impact on people.
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Research suggests ways to tackle water security challenges in world’s drylands

York University RSS News Feed - Wed, 06/16/2021 - 19:00
To counter the effects of climate change on drylands, a new study led by York's Professor Lindsay Stringer suggests that global access to water should be managed in a more integrated way.
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University of York supports campaign to feed children over the summer holidays

York University RSS News Feed - Tue, 06/15/2021 - 22:56
The University is supporting a campaign fronted by footballer, Marcus Rashford, offering food and holiday activities to children in England this summer.
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New University of York college named after human rights defender, David Kato

York University RSS News Feed - Tue, 06/15/2021 - 22:07
The University of York has named its new college after the Ugandan human rights defender and gay rights activist, David Kato.
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York student celebrates chart success with debut single

York University RSS News Feed - Tue, 06/15/2021 - 11:45
A masters student at the University of York is riding high in the charts with his debut single.
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Ceramics provide insights into medieval Islamic cuisine

York University RSS News Feed - Fri, 06/11/2021 - 14:00
A new study has found interesting differences between rural and urban cuisines in Islamic-ruled medieval Sicily
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Scientists uncover the mysteries of how viruses evolve

York University RSS News Feed - Thu, 06/10/2021 - 19:00
An international team of researchers have shed new light on the early stages of viral evolution.
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University of York new location for pop-up Covid-19 vaccination centre

York University RSS News Feed - Thu, 06/10/2021 - 18:57
The University of York is to host a pop-up Covid-19 vaccination centre.
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York scientists win prestigious prizes from Royal Society of Chemistry

York University RSS News Feed - Thu, 06/10/2021 - 16:00
Scientists from the University of York have been recognised for their pioneering work in the inaugural ‘Horizon Prizes’ awarded by the Royal Society of Chemistry.
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York ranked in the top 20 by the Complete University Guide

York University RSS News Feed - Tue, 06/08/2021 - 13:34
York has been ranked as one of the UK’s top 20 universities in an annual league table.
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Plants start their day faster than first thought, scientists find

York University RSS News Feed - Tue, 06/08/2021 - 10:00
Scientists studying the early morning activity of plants have found they make a rapid start to their day – within minutes of dawn.
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Study reveals worrying disparity in excess deaths during pandemic

York University RSS News Feed - Mon, 06/07/2021 - 16:25
A new study has revealed strong disparities in rates of excess deaths in England and Wales during the first 30 weeks of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Gene research on brassicas provides potential for making better and more climate resilient crops

York University RSS News Feed - Thu, 05/27/2021 - 16:00
Scientists have used gene technology to understand more about the make-up of the evolution of brassicas – paving the way for bigger and more climate resilient yields from this group of crops that have been grown for thousands of years.
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New vaccine provides promise to tackle sleeping sickness in Africa, study shows

York University RSS News Feed - Wed, 05/26/2021 - 16:01
Scientists have identified a promising vaccine candidate for a parasitic disease that causes a chronic wasting disease in livestock animals across sub Saharan Africa.
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Step-closer to nasal spray drug delivery for Parkinson’s disease

York University RSS News Feed - Mon, 05/24/2021 - 12:46
Scientists at the University of York have made significant progress in the development of a nasal spray treatment for patients with Parkinson’s disease.
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University of York spin out company acquired in £21m deal

York University RSS News Feed - Fri, 05/21/2021 - 09:00
A University ‘spin-out’ company is the first at York to be listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE).
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Can York academics win this year’s AI Song Contest?

York University RSS News Feed - Thu, 05/20/2021 - 10:59
A team of researchers from the University of York have submitted an entry to this year’s AI Song Contest.
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The work of York scientist inspires children’s story

York University RSS News Feed - Wed, 05/19/2021 - 23:50
Research led by a University of York scientist is the inspiration behind a new online children’s story.
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University signs new agreement with hospital trust that will see vital mental health research being carried out

York University RSS News Feed - Wed, 05/19/2021 - 14:57
The University of York has signed a new agreement with the Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust that will see vital mental health research being carried out at Foss Park Hospital in York.
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