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Courtesy of NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory

A study led by a Stony Brook University professor finds evidence of an ancient lake on Mars that could have supported life.

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health

Scientists at Yale University have made a discovery that could lead to stronger, longer-lasting antibiotics. They’ve found a way to manufacture an ingredient that’s normally found in nature.

Davis Dunavin / WSHU

Between one and two thousand people marched for science in New Haven on Saturday. Among them were a lot of professional scientists, including Yale faculty members.

Commerce Committee Advances Bioscience Bill

Mar 29, 2017
Jessica Hill / AP

The Connecticut legislature’s Commerce Committee has advanced a bill that aims to boost the state’s growing bioscience sector.

Elaine Thompson / AP

Partisan Washington politics have pushed scientists to speak for themselves. Several cities will hold demonstrations next month as part of the March for Science. An organizer of the Hartford, Connecticut, demonstration hopes the march will restore the objectivity of science.

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