December 2016 News

December 22, 2016
Yale scientists have shown how to enhance the lifetime of sound waves traveling through glass — the material at the heart of fiber optic technologies. The discovery will be...
December 20, 2016
Yale researchers have found a data-driven way to detect distant planets and refine the search for worlds similar to Earth.
December 19, 2016
Books by three Yale authors are among the eight books recommended by The New York Times in its monthly roundup of new books.
December 19, 2016
People tend to view money through a moral lens and are more likely to turn down or donate stolen bills and coins than “clean” cash, a new study has found.
December 16, 2016
When Kenneth Ott ’66 returned to Yale last May for his 50th reunion, one of his first stops was at the Yale Babylonian Collection in Sterling Memorial Library.
Faculty Gathered for FAS Winter Party in Beinecke
December 16, 2016
(Dec. 5th) - Dean of the FAS, Tamar Gendler, recently hosted her annual Winter Party for members of the FAS faculty in the Beinecke Rare Books and Manuscripts Library. Set to...
December 15, 2016
YaleNews features works recently or soon to be published by members of the University community. Descriptions are based on material provided by the publishers. Authors of new...