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Motherboard

90-Million-Year-Old 'Chimera' Crab Was An Animal Mashup

"We have an idea of what a typical crab looks like—and these new fossils break all those rules."
Becky Ferreira
4.24.19
Photo

Odd and Ominous Photos of Small-Town Community Centers

Photographer Eli Durst constructs an eerie fictional world out of suburban community groups.
Clara Mokri
8.7.18
studies

Researchers Have Restored Basic Brain Function in Dead Pigs

The brains, which were from a slaughterhouse, produced a flat wave as though in a comatose state.
Julian Morgans
5.7.18
Tunnel Vision

Yale Students Are Trying to Solve New York's Subway Shutdown

The capstone studio project introduced dozens of new ideas that the MTA might do well to consider.
John Surico
5.4.18
Unscrewing Ourselves

The Role-Playing Video Game Where Teens Navigate Sex

“If a school or youth program has a good curriculum—great, this can augment it. If it doesn’t, this can go in and be easily accessible, as that really is the goal.”
Kimberly Lawson
11.27.17
Broadly

Women Are Freezing Their Eggs Due to a 'Deficit' of Educated Men, Study Claims

We talked to the researcher behind the study rebuking the claim that women who participate in IVF typically do so to "preserve" their careers.
Kimberly Lawson
7.5.17
Pizza

Here's the Essay About Pizza that Earned a Teen Admission to Yale

Is there anything that pizza can’t do?
Alex Swerdloff
6.1.17
COLLEGE

Yale Students Outraged Over Dean's Brutal Yelp Reviews

"To put it quite simply: if you are white trash, this is the perfect night out for you!" her review of a Japanese restaurant began.
Gabby Bess
5.15.17
neuroscience

This Is Why Weed Gives You the Munchies

We don't need science to tell us that getting stoned and getting the munchies tend to go hand in hand—but a team of neuroscientists may have discovered the exact reason why weed can make you can tear through a pile of junk food.
Matthew Zuras
4.19.17
handsome dan

Yale Bulldog Pupper Makes For The Best Good-Boy Celebration

No need for jock jams, fireworks, and trampoline dunks. A pupper doing pupper things is entertainment enough.
Liam Daniel Pierce
3.12.17
college football

Yale Fans Bare Pasty White Asses at Harvard Game, Care Not For Their Political Careers

Don't worry. Daddy's hedge fund will take them just as they are.
Liam Daniel Pierce
11.19.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The New 'Gilmore Girls' Trailer Is Here to Kick You in the Heart

Grab yourself a few tissues—the first trailer for Netflix's upcoming series, 'The Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life,' just dropped.
Lauren Messman
10.25.16
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