Science & Technology


Meet the FAS faculty: Juan Lora

April 8, 2024

Researchers like Juan Lora are shooting for the moon — Saturn’s moon to be precise.

Astronomers find a tiny star system with a tantalizing story to tell

April 5, 2024

If confirmed as a galaxy, the system would be the faintest galaxy ever discovered — and may suggest that many others remain to be discovered.

From Prospect Street to the ‘path of totality,’ Yalies have eclipse covered

April 4, 2024

Visitors to Yale’s Leitner Family Observatory and Planetarium on Monday, April 8 will see the moon cover 91% of the sun (weather permitting).

Yale’s new 51 Pegasi b fellow will explore origins of ‘hot’ Jupiters

April 3, 2024

The fellowship, named after the first exoplanet discovered orbiting a sun-like star, provides up to $430,000 in support over three years.

PODCAST: Navigating the AI revolution responsibly

April 2, 2024

Professor Luciano Floridi and President Salovey discuss Yale’s new Digital Ethics Center and the implications of technologies like artificial intelligence.

Burke Hall shines as centerpiece of the reopened Peabody

April 1, 2024

The museum’s famed dino hall is now named for Coleman P. Burke ’63. It showcases awe-inspiring fossil specimens, updated based on new scientific knowledge.

Is Uber strangling the restaurant business?

March 28, 2024

Restauranteurs are reporting increasing difficulty in attracting and retaining servers because rides-hailing apps offer another option for entry-level workers.

Ecology and equity – an interview with Rob Nixon

March 27, 2024

Ahead of his Tanner Lectures on April 3 and 4, environmental humanities scholar Rob Nixon discusses his approach to the concept of environmental justice.

Campus as lab: At Malone center, Yale taps into a ‘zero-carbon’ future

March 26, 2024

A historic renovation at Yale’s Malone Engineering Center marks a key first step in the development of a new networked geothermal exchange system.

Insights & Outcomes: Revelations from deep beneath the Himalayas

March 26, 2024

Yale researchers glean new insights from far beneath the Himalayan mountains and from the bottom of the ocean.