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Soil texture key in deforestation

April 15, 2014 • 0
A new Yale study reveals soil texture is key to understanding the vulnerability of an ecosystem to deforestation.
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Gene protects developing brain

April 15, 2014 • 0
Researchers have found a gene that may be responsible for an individual’s susceptibility to mental disease.
Students and faculty came together to discuss solutions to mental health issues from the perspective of members of the Yale community.
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Coalition hosts mental health weekend

April 14, 2014 • 0
This weekend, students, faculty members and administrators came together to discuss issues of mental health at Yale.
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Health conference sparks dialogue

April 14, 2014 • 0
Over the weekend, the world’s largest global health conference descended on New Haven.
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Documents detail animal abuses

April 10, 2014 • 0
SAEN is urging the USDA to impose the maximum financial penalty on Yale for three animal welfare violations in university laboratories.
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Study explores beliefs about free will

April 8, 2014 • 0
Yale research on belief in free will may have implications for criminal sentencing.
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Days before conference, Anderson talks ethnography

April 8, 2014 • 0
The News sat down with Elijah Anderson to talk about his work, his views on ethnography and Urban Ethnography Project’s conference that runs from April 10 to April 12.
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Perceptions of beauty vary widely

April 8, 2014 • 0
A new Yale-led study confirms that beauty is indeed in the eye of the beholder.
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Autism course celebrates 30 years

April 8, 2014 • 0
An innovative Yale course on the study and treatment of autism is now entering its fourth decade.
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Installation auditions solar panels

April 7, 2014 • 0
The five new solar panels on Kline Geology Laboratory may not be harvesting energy, but they could help reduce Yale’s energy bill.
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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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Journalists talk science writing

April 7, 2014 • 0
On Friday afternoon, four science writers addressed the challenges and importance of spreading scientific knowledge.