The particular accelerator at the Wright Laboratory is being dismantled, to make room for
new research technologies.
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Nuclear physics lab undergoing renovation

March 24, 2014 • 0
When it finishes taking down its accelerator, Yale’s Wright Nuclear Structure Laboratory will have sped into a modern research frontier.
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Former postdoc files suit against University

March 12, 2014 • 0
A former post-doctoral researcher has filed a suit against the University, her supervisor and a former post-doctoral fellow over deliberate tampering with her research.
Sherwin Nuland MED ’55 passed away Monday in his home in Hamden, Conn.
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Sherwin Nuland, leading end-of-life thinker, dies

March 6, 2014 • 0
Sherwin Nuland MED ’55, a Yale surgeon and one of the nation’s lead advocates of patient-directed end-of-life care, died Monday.
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Storefronts boost healthcare enrollment

March 5, 2014 • 0
Connecticut is the only state to offer these retail storefronts, which typically attract about 200 daily visitors hoping to learn more about coverage.
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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.
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Networks key in gun violence

March 4, 2014 • 0
The likelihood of experiencing gun violence may be less about the victims themselves and more about their acquaintances, a Yale study concludes.
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Contagion beliefs powerful

March 4, 2014 • 0
A new Yale study investigated why people would pay exorbitant sums of money for Beyoncé’s boots or Oprah’s overcoat.
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Smoking bans effective among mentally ill

March 4, 2014 • 0
Previous research suggests that smokers with mental illness generally have more difficulty quitting cigarettes than smokers who are not mentally ill.
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Study probes affective touch

March 4, 2014 • 0
According to recent research from the Yale Child Study Center, children develop unique brain mechanisms to help them understand the social importance of touch.
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Peabody to modernize displays

February 28, 2014 • 0
At the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History, dinosaurs may soon strike a new pose.
Yale’s “Team Climate” traveled to the Olympic games in Sochi to raise awareness about climate change.
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Yalies raise awareness in Sochi

February 28, 2014 • 0
Yale’s “Team Climate” traveled to the Olympic games in Sochi to raise awareness about climate change.
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Epic rollout progresses smoothly

February 26, 2014 • 0
Roughly a month after launching a new electronic health records system (EHR), Yale Health is making a smooth transition to the new software.