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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.

Finally, another effective drug for kids and teens with type 2 diabetes

April 28, 2019
A new drug, liraglutide, will be “transformational” for youth with type 2 diabetes, according to new Yale-led research in the New England Journal of Medicine.

How inland waters ‘breathe’ carbon — and what it means for global systems

April 24, 2019
A new Yale study reveals important insights into the factors that influence the release of greenhouse gases from rivers and streams.

Meet Callichimaera perplexa, the platypus of crabs

April 24, 2019
The newly discovered species is the earliest example of a swimming arthropod with paddle-like legs since the extinction of sea scorpions 250 million years ago.

Study documents electoral corruption in Hungary

April 22, 2019
Yale political scientist Isabela Mares and her co-author have documented the first proof of electoral clientelism in a European Union state.

Behavioral disorders in kids with autism linked to lower brain connectivity

April 18, 2019
Researchers have found reduced connectivity between the amygdala and ventrolateral prefrontal cortex in children with autism who exhibit disruptive behavior.