News & Updates

The BET - a new book by Paul Sabin, Associate Professor of History

September 10, 2013
THE BET:  Paul Ehrlich, Julian Simon and Our Gamble over Earth’s Future By PAUL SABIN “Paul Sabin vividly and creatively explores the half century battle over environmental...
Donnelley Postdoc Associate Arthur Middleton receives Camp Monaco Prize

Donnelley Postdoc Associate Arthur Middleton receives Camp Monaco Prize

August 30, 2013
*Arthur Middleton, a Gaylord Donnelley Postdoctoral Environmental Associate in the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies, has received the Camp Monaco Prize for...

Dr. Thomas E. Lovejoy Receives Blue Planet Award

August 21, 2013
During the Rio+20 summit, Dr. Thomas E. Lovejoy, Chair of the Yale Institute for Biospheric Studies (YIBS) External Advisory Board and Biodiversity Chair at the H. John Heinz...
Summrtime buzz in the everglades all about mosquitos!

Summertime Buzz in the Everglades is all about Mosquitos!

August 21, 2013
Of all the animals in Everglades National Park with a bite to be avoided — alligators, panthers, pythons — only one is nearly impossible to escape.  Mosquitoes are so thick...

Eleanor Sterling received award

August 20, 2013
Dr. Eleanor Sterling, Director of the American Museum of Natural History’s Center for Biodiversity and Conservation, and a Yale Institute for Biospheric Studies (YIBS)...

A Giant Has Fallen

March 16, 2013
Karl K. Turekian, a pioneering Yale geochemist who examined an uncommonly broad range of topics in planetary science — including the sediments of the deep seas, the hot...