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Laurie Santos Honored by the APA

Laurie Santos Honored by the APA

Yale Professor Laurie Santos is the recipient of the 2012 APA Distinguished Scientific Award for Early Career Contributions to Psychology in the area of animal learning and behavior.

Antarctic Glaciation Linked to Ancient CO2 Levels

Antarctic Glaciation Linked to Ancient CO2 Levels

Professor Mark Pagani and his collaborators have demonstrated that a rapid glaciation of Antarctica approximately 34 million years ago correlated with a 40% drop in atmospheric CO2 levels.

Saving Lives with Smartphones

Saving Lives with Smartphones

Louis Fazen is part of an international team of researchers that hopes to reduce infant and maternal mortality in Kenya by equipping community health workers with smartphones and specialized applications.

Nanobolometer Set to Uncover Deep Space

Nanobolometer Set to Uncover Deep Space

Dr. Boris Karasik and Yale Professor Daniel Prober have developed a nanobolometer that detects far-infrared photons, allowing astronomers to measure the spectra of distant galaxies.