A Shark Mystery Millions of Years in the Making

June 3, 2021

A new study by Earth scientists from Yale University and the College of the Atlantic has turned up a massive die-off of sharks roughly 19 million years ago. Elizabeth Sibert, a Hutchinson Postdoctoral Associate in Yale’s Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences & the Yale Institute for Biospheric Studies (YIBS) is the lead author of the study, which appears in the journal Science. For more information, please click here for an article published by Yale News

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YIBS Newsletter - Fall 2021

YIBS Newsletter - Fall 2021

September 9, 2021
Dear YIBS community,  We’re very excited to share the YIBS Fall Newsletter with you! Please click the link below to view. Thank you and enjoy! Eric Sargis and Carla Staver ...

Yale University Actions and Response to COVID-19

September 8, 2021
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) - Yale University Actions and Response 
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Barks in the Night Lead to the Discovery of New Species

June 15, 2021
A fascinating new study in the Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society co-authored by Yale anthropologist Eric Sargis finds that the barking hyraxes are a seperate species...