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John Vs. Jennifer: A Battle of the Sexes

John Vs. Jennifer: A Battle of the Sexes

🕔15:56, 19.Feb 2013

If one were to peek into Yale’s science classrooms, it is unlikely that he or she would report any gender disparities. In class, there appear to be an equal number of male and female students, and both genders seem to

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Science: 0-1

Science: 0-1

🕔20:36, 14.Feb 2013

In a time when science ingenuity is needed most, science’s popularity is dwindling.

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The Art and Science Of…

The Art and Science Of…

🕔20:34, 14.Feb 2013

By eliminating the concept of the two cultures of “Art” and “Science” and engaging in a cross-disciplinary view of the world, we can learn that art and science are really inherently intertwined entities.

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3. 2. 1. Blast off…?

3. 2. 1. Blast off…?

🕔20:21, 14.Feb 2013

Companies like California-based SpaceX have gradually become more prevalent in the United States — a change that indicates progress toward further outer space exploration.

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Inspiring Female Scientists: Yale’s Second Annual UWISAY Conference

Inspiring Female Scientists: Yale’s Second Annual UWISAY Conference

🕔06:16, 14.Feb 2013

The Second Annual Conference for Undergraduate Women in Science and Engineering at Yale (UWISAY) went off with great success.

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Bioweapons: Science as a Double-Edged Sword

Bioweapons: Science as a Double-Edged Sword

🕔14:42, 6.Feb 2013

Recent controversies about H1N1 research recall decades of past bioweapons research.

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Educational Emissary: Aaron Feuer, ES ’13

Educational Emissary: Aaron Feuer, ES ’13

🕔02:14, 4.Feb 2013

Aaron Feuer, ES ’13, is the CEO and lead developer of his startup, Panorama, an education analytics company that seeks to uncover and solve the most pressing problems in our nation’s schools.

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Competing Visions: Will Science Swing Your Vote?

Competing Visions: Will Science Swing Your Vote?

🕔16:58, 10.Nov 2012

Among many other issues, the 2012 election offers voters a choice between two visions on climate change and alternative energy.

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Pluripotent Politics: The Uphill Struggle for Federally Funded Stem Cell Research

Pluripotent Politics: The Uphill Struggle for Federally Funded Stem Cell Research

🕔06:24, 4.Nov 2012

Stem cell research has had a complicated history in the United States, with different administrations adopting different funding policies.

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The Politics of FDA Approval

The Politics of FDA Approval

🕔05:31, 4.Nov 2012

A recent FDA admission about the wrongful approval of a knee implant has sparked controversy about the agency’s priorities: how can it balance safety with efficiency?

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