November 2018 News

Finding answers at a galactic fountain

November 6, 2018
Researchers have detected a galaxy-scale fountain of cold molecular gas that is powered by a massive black hole

Replicating surfaces, in extreme detail

November 5, 2018
Yale researchers have developed a way to replicate surface structures at the atomic scale — a breakthrough that could lead to a variety of novel applications.

Yale’s Waxman honored by the Society for Neuroscience

November 3, 2018
Yale School of Medicine professor Stephen G. Waxman received the Julius Axelrod Prize Nov. 3 at the Society for Neuroscience’s annual meeting in San Diego.

Editing nature: A call for careful oversight of environmental gene editing

November 2, 2018
A Yale-led team is arguing for new global governance to assure a neutral and informed evaluation of the benefits and risks of gene editing technology.

SOM Insights: Andrew Metrick on the lessons of the financial crisis

November 2, 2018
The history of the 2008 financial crisis is still being written — and the future of our economy may depend on what we can learn from that history.

Fear of disloyalty drives bias against bicultural immigrants

November 1, 2018
This bias can be offset when minority-group members demonstrate their loyalty to the majority or dominant group, according to new Yale-led research.