September 2019 News

<img typeof="foaf:Image" src=";cAn image of a protoplanetary disk, from the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array telescope in Chile
September 26, 2019
A new study suggests that our solar system can expect a few large interstellar objects like ‘Oumuamua to show up every year — and lots of smaller ones to boot.
Professor Molly Crockett
September 25, 2019
Professor Molly Crockett and her co-authors have received the 2018 Best Social Cognition Paper Award by the Internatonal Social Cognition Network (ISCON).
United States Department of Energy logo
September 23, 2019
The National Alliance for Water Innovation, including professors Menachem Elimelech and Jaehong Kim, was selected by the U.S. Department of Energy to address water security.
Atlantic Ocean
September 16, 2019
Shineng Hu of UC San Diego and Alexey Fedorov of Yale explore how global warming may alter global climate components such as the Atlantic meridional overturning circulation.
Shuar children in the Amazon
September 16, 2019
Children in Amazonian Ecuador are more risk-averse than their peers in more industrialized countries, a new Yale study finds.
Laurie Santos
September 12, 2019
Based on her popular “Psychology and the Good Life” course, Yale psychologist Laurie Santos will host The Happiness Lab podcast, which will launch Sept. 17.
Roderick Ferguson
September 10, 2019
Ferguson, who joined the Yale Department of Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies in July, is the author of work on feminism, race studies, and queer theory.