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Ebola researchers remain in Liberia

October 7, 2014 • 0
The two public health graduate students researching Ebola in Liberia since Sept. 16 will remain there for the foreseeable future.
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Yale creates Ebola task force

October 3, 2014 • 0
Seven months into an Ebola epidemic that has claimed over 3,300 lives and infected more than 7,100 people, the Yale public health community is getting involved. On Sept. 9, the Yale Ebola Task Force, led by Director of the Yale Global Health Initiative and Branford College Master Elizabeth Bradley, sat down over dinner to discuss »
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Ebola researchers to sequester themselves

October 2, 2014 • 0
Two graduate student researchers at the Yale School of Public Health preparing to return from Liberia have agreed to sequester themselves for three weeks in case they have contracted Ebola.
“Farmers, Warriors, Builders: The Hidden Life of Ants” features live ants, model ants, a robotic ant and close-up photography.
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Ants march into Peabody exhibit

September 24, 2014 • 0
On Tuesday evening, the Peabody Museum of Natural History welcomed some of the tiniest creatures in the animal kingdom to its newest exhibit, “Farmers, Warriors, Builders: The Hidden Life of Ants.”
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Employee talents on display in Peabody exhibit

September 15, 2014 • 0
Lynn Jones, an assistant at the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History, never considered herself a photographer — more a documenter of nature. Now, her close up shot of a dandelion is hanging in the Peabody’s newest exhibit.
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Peabody marks passenger pigeon extinction

September 5, 2014 • 0
On Sept. 1, the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History marked the 100th anniversary of the extinction of the passenger pigeon.
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Skelly seeks Peabody growth

August 29, 2014 • 0
As a child, David Skelly fell in love with the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History after beholding the skeleton of a massive turtle displayed in its Great Hall.
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Panel questions Peabody ownership

April 21, 2014 • 0
A campus debate about two carvings at the Peabody has sparked a broader discussion about the duty of museums to return culturally important objects.
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Peabody courts undergraduates

April 15, 2014 • 0
While the Peabody offers research prospects, lecture series and volunteer opportunities, few undergraduates take advantage of these opportunities.
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Undergrads hunt through Peabody

April 7, 2014 • 0
While no animals came to life, organizers said the first Night at the Museum at the Peabody Museum of Natural History was a rousing success.
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Flu vaccine mandate effective

March 25, 2014 • 0
The number of children hospitalized for the flu in Connecticut plummeted after a recent statewide vaccination mandate, according to a new report co-authored by Yale investigators.
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Prum discusses beauty, evolution

March 5, 2014 • 0
In a Tuesday talk at the Peabody Museum of Natural History, Yale ornithology professor Richard Prum defended beauty.