January 2021 News

January 29, 2021
In 2018, Yale Professor Laurie Santos introduced a new course, “Psychology and the Good Life,” to address the growing mental health needs of students on campus. Beginning Feb...
Abstract depiction of cells
January 28, 2021
A team of Yale scientists has set out to determine what kinds of cellular interactions lead to effective anti-tumor responses, and which cause tumors to grow.
January 26, 2021
New insight into one of the basic interactions underpinning the physical world may help create a new generation of superconducting quantum materials.
Image of MicroBooNE being performed
January 26, 2021
“MicroBooNE,” the newest composition by Fermilab composer-in-residence David Ibbett, is the result of a collaboration between Ibbett and Wright Lab’s Fleming.
January 26, 2021
Marynel Vazquez and her research team have built a robot designed to negotiate the quick but very complex interactions between photographer and subject — that is, putting...
Film poster for "Terror and Hope"
January 25, 2021
The work of Yale’s Catherine Panter-Brick is featured in “Terror and Hope: The Science of Resilience,” which is now eligible for Academy Award consideration.
Image of Daniel Spielman
January 21, 2021
Spielman and two co-awardees have been recognized by the National Academy of Science for their work to find the elusive solution to the Kadison-Singer problem.