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June 17, 2020
New research shows that early dinosaur eggs had soft, leathery shells like modern turtles — quite unlike the bird egg-like hard shells of conventional wisdom.
June 17, 2020
A new study in Nature reports the discovery of a fast radio burst that pulses at regular intervals — every 16.35 days — from a nearby galaxy.
June 16, 2020
Yale’s research labs are coming back to life — with new safety measures in place and a renewed sense of purpose.
June 15, 2020
FAS psychologist Yarrow Dunham and colleagues explain why it’s imperative that parents recognize and talk about racial differences with kids from an early age to prevent...
June 12, 2020
Kaolinite, a mineral found in certain fine-grained rocks around the world, is a key ingredient for preserving some of the earliest forms of complex life.
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.