May 2019 News

Single molecule puts sperm on track

May 2, 2019
New research into a key molecule that helps activate sperm, and acts as a “cellular GPS system” guiding them to the egg, may help treat infertility.

Yale astronomer helps create ‘history book’ image of the universe

May 2, 2019
Astronomers have completed the Hubble Legacy Field, a mosaic of nearly 7,500 images from one part of the sky that stretches back 13.3 billion years.

Novel healthcare program for former prisoners reduces recidivism

May 2, 2019
Tailored to the needs of recently released prisoners, Transitions Clinics have been shown to reduce rates of reincarceration as well as days in prison or jail.

New material combines best of ceramics, metals, and plastics

May 1, 2019
The material, developed by Yale researchers, is a bulk metallic glass made from an alloy of iridium, nickel, and tantalum.