News & Updates

New in Field Notes: Oak trees, zooplankton and environmental change

March 10, 2016
Discover how oak trees are keeping pace with climate change in Spain and how zooplankton can adapt to changing conditions in Connecticut’s coastal lakes in two new...

Meet our new Bass Visiting Environmental Scholars

March 3, 2016
YIBS is delighted to welcome four new Bass Distinguished Visiting Environmental Scholars to Yale during Spring 2016. Aaron Ellison Dr. Ellison is a Senior Research Fellow in...

Former YIBS student brings archeology to the masses—from space!

February 19, 2016
By Juliana Hanle, YIBS Science Communication Fellow (juliana.hanle@yale.ed...

New in Field Notes: Ponds, Pipes and Parasites

February 9, 2016
Suburban ponds reveal a plethora of parasites, raising questions about amphibian health By Agnes Walton, YIBS Science Communication Fellow (agnes...

Request for proposals for new YIBS Research Program

February 8, 2016
The Yale Institute for Biospheric Studies is now accepting proposals for new Research Programs. Research Program support is intended to foster collaboration among multiple...

Mammoth for dinner? YIBS research profiled in New York Times

February 3, 2016
Mystery meat debunked! Neither sloth nor mammoth, declare Yale researchers. An interdisciplinary team determined that a piece of meat, saved from a 1951 Explorer’s Club...

New in Field Notes: Water quality modeling at YIBS

February 2, 2016
A water quality modeling project shows how much we can do with a deluge of data.   By Agnes Walton, YIBS Science Communication Fellow (agnes....

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