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June 10, 2020
Alexander discusses the COVID-19 pandemic, the protests against systemic racism and police brutality, and his theory of “cultural trauma.”
June 9, 2020
Social distancing can be particularly tough for elementary-age children. A team of roboticists has come up with a way to fix that.
June 8, 2020
Koleske studies the biochemical mechanisms that control changes in cell shape and movement.
June 3, 2020
A sharp critic of electoral democracy, Yale’s Hélène Landemore sees the present moment as an opportunity to imagine new and better things.
May 29, 2020
The first known interstellar object to pass through Earth’s solar system may be a 900-foot hydrogen iceberg, say researchers.
May 26, 2020
New Yale research finds evidence of continental growth starting as early as 4.4 billion years ago — a billion years earlier than scientists previously thought.
May 22, 2020
A new Yale study reveals the complex interplay between supermassive black holes and the formation of stars in their host galaxies.