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October 12, 2015
In the largest study of its kind, a Yale-led investigation found no evidence that trace contamination of organic compounds in drinking water wells near the Marcellus Shale in...
October 9, 2015
The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the most comprehensive federal civil-rights statute protecting the rights of people with disabilities, celebrates its 25th...
October 6, 2015
This fall the Yale School of Art will present an exhibition of approximately 30 works discovered in the New Haven studio of renowned artist Robert Reed (1938–2014) B...
October 6, 2015
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...
(Illustration by Michael Helfenbein)
October 1, 2015
Millions of people visit Dubai each year on business and for pleasure. While Dubai has emerged as a global hub city for commerce and tourism, it also is becoming an...
(Image courtesy of the National Endowment for the Humanities)
September 29, 2015
Fifty years ago today President Lyndon B. Johnson signed into law the National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities Act of 1965. The law created the National Endowment...
September 23, 2015
Yale University scientists may have cracked a part of the chemical code for one of the most basic, yet mysterious, processes in the natural world — nature’s ability to...