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Two black and white images, side by side. In both cases, a small animal eats in front of a larger one. On the left picture, the larger animal seems to be a reptail, while that of the ricture is a large mammal.
February 13, 2019
The origins of chewing in prehistoric mammals — a watershed moment in our evolution — is the subject of a new study from Yale researchers.
Six people stand doind different activities. One of them looks through the eye-piece of equipment mounted on a tripod. Behind them, clear skies can be seen.
February 12, 2019
The Yale chapter of Engineers Without Borders USA is putting classroom lessons to the test with projects like water infrastructure improvements in Tanzania.
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February 5, 2019
The Graduate Certificate in the Environmental Humanities will be offered beginning in the fall of 2019 and is open to doctoral students at any stage. 
Picture of a bone, showing crystals at its center.
February 5, 2019
Long before our ancestors hunted for meat, a taste for the fat in scavenged bone marrow might have offered them the nutrition needed to develop bigger brains.
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February 4, 2019
Led by the Yale Center for the Study of Race, Indigeneity, and Transnational Migration, the project aims to improve equity and advance race scholarship.
Portrait of Priyamvada Natarajan with a picture of the galaxy as background.
February 4, 2019
As a graduate student in 1999, Yale’s Priyamvada Natarajan made a prediction about cosmic winds and black holes. New research has just proved her right. 
Two football helmets, facing each other, on a green numerated field. One shows the Patriot's logo, the other that of the Ram's.
January 31, 2019
This Sunday’s Super Bowl will feature a 40-something QB up against a rival who’s only in his 20s. But does age really matter? Yale SEAS researchers weigh in.