Makda Asrat
Celebrated environmental historian returns to teach at FES

Twenty years after his first visit to the School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, India’s foremost environmental historian is back at Yale. The author of […]

Clinton official fears climate catastrophe

Climate expert Joseph Romm said Wednesday during a talk titled “Hell and High Water: Global Warming — The Science, the Solutions and the Politics” that […]

YEDT holds boat-building contest

With nothing but cardboard, three rolls of duct tape and a utility knife, students participating in the Yale Engineering Design Team’s competition last weekend were […]

Campus reacts to speech

Though Yale President Richard Levin, who has publicly pushed for greater engagement with China, gave Chinese President Hu Jintao a warm reception before his Friday […]

Panel discusses link between art, insanity

It is typically accepted that Tolstoy, Van Gogh, and Nietzsche were all brilliant thinkers, but their other common link is less well known: They all […]

Researchers explore the senses

If humans are trying to get a good perception of the world around them, Yale cognitive psychologists say, they shouldn’t trust their eyes. Researchers working […]

Gospel deal stirs ethical controversy

Six years after Yale turned down the opportunity to purchase the Gospel of Judas, and more than 30 years after the gospel’s discovery by a […]

Professors develop computer technology

Soon, a new innovation developed at Yale will make its way onto silver screens and even computer screens across the country. Professors in the math […]

Film director reflects on Hollywood career

Film director Dean Parisot — whose works include “Home Fries,” “Galaxy Quest” and last year’s “Fun With Dick and Jane” — told a Silliman College […]

STARS program promotes undergraduate research

Though Yale has traditionally been esteemed for its programs in the liberal arts, Provost Andrew Hamilton said the Science, Technology and Research Scholars Program, or […]

Profs weigh in on learning gap

Women may be pleased to hear that reports from Maine claim to show what many say they have long known to be true — boys […]