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October 16, 2016
Now in its 19th year, the Yale Physics Olympics held on October 15 attracted more than one hundred students from dozens of high schools around Connecticut, Rhode Island, and...
September 22, 2016
Yale will create a community of scientists with a new teaching and research building that gathers faculty and students across disciplines to answer some of the most pressing...
September 15, 2016
Yale astronomers Grant Tremblay and Meredith Powell are part of the first research team to document a “changing look” quasar through a full cycle from dim to bright to dim...
August 25, 2016
Using the world’s most powerful telescopes, an international team of astronomers has found a massive galaxy that consists almost entirely of dark matter. The galaxy,...
August 24, 2016
A new method for analyzing the chemical composition of stars may help scientists winnow the search for Earth 2.0. Yale University researchers Debra Fischer and John Michael...
August 11, 2016
Researchers have found two, faint dwarf galaxies that traveled from the remote hinterlands of space to the brighter lights of the more “cosmopolitan” Milky Way. Yale...
August 3, 2016
Yale is seeking city approval to build a new teaching and research center on Science Hill that will take a multi-disciplinary approach to answering some of the most urgent...