Study probes affective touch
According to recent research from the Yale Child Study Center, children develop unique brain mechanisms to help them understand the social importance of touch.
Epic rollout progresses smoothly
Roughly a month after launching a new electronic health records system (EHR), Yale Health is making a smooth transition to the new software.
Cooperation reduces racial categorization
A common enemy can bring people together regardless of traditionally divisive factors like race. And a new study suggests peaceful cooperation can create the same effect.
Tarantula venom kills pain
Researchers at Yale are the first to demonstrate that tarantula venom could also serve as an effective painkiller for humans.
Google grant supports mapping
A group of eight students, faculty and staff from the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies (FES) recently received a grant from Google to map a 22,000-acre ranch in Wyoming.
Yalies in hunt for million
A group of students from the Schools of Public Health and Management are among 300 teams progressing to the semi-final round of the Hult Prize Competition.
Snow dampens Dinosaur Days
Many Connecticut children spent this week back in school instead of at the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History studying dinosaurs.