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Building applications and community at Yale’s first Blockchain Bootcamp

October 4, 2018

Event participants heard from experts, learned the basics of blockchain development in hands-on workshops, and built their own applications.

Editor to explore journalism’s role in alleviating distrust of science

October 1, 2018

Scientific American’s Michael Lemonick will speak at the Berkeley College Head of College House on Wednesday, Oct. 3 as a Poynter Fellow in Journalism.

Neighbors hold key to the renewal of stem cells

September 27, 2018

Changes in neighboring cells — either by death or differentiation — trigger stem cells to renew, according to a new study by Yale researchers.

Joseph Manning wins NSF grant to study climate change, human history link

September 24, 2018

Manning is the principal investigator of the Yale-led project titled “Volcanism, Hydrology and Social Conflict,” which has received $1.3 million from the NSF.

‘Heretical Idea of Making People Artificially’ is topic of Poynter Lecture

September 24, 2018

Science writer Philip Ball will discuss “The Heretical Idea of Making People Artificially” at Yale on Wednesday, Sept. 26, as a Poynter Fellow in Journalism.

Chiara Amisola wins Student of Vision Abie Award

September 21, 2018

The award honors young women dedicated to creating a future where the people who create technology mirror the people and societies for which they build.

Yale Explores events coming to Philadelphia and New York City this fall

September 21, 2018

The innovative program is back for the fall semester, traveling down I-95 for stops in Philadelphia and New York on Oct. 3 and Oct. 11, respectively.

‘Conflict and cooperation’: chemistry at the human bacteria interface

September 21, 2018

The Yale Chemical Biology Institute’s Jason Crawford describes his work to uncover the mechanisms of how bacteria regulate the human immune system.

Early warning sign of psychosis detected

September 21, 2018

Brains of people at risk of psychosis exhibit a pattern that can help predict whether they will go on to develop full-fledged schizophrenia, says a new study.

New TED-Ed video on black holes has Yale astrophysics expertise

September 20, 2018

Fabio Pacucci, a Yale postdoctoral associate, has helped create an animated video about black holes for the educational website TED-Ed.