YaleNews Environmental engineering students work in India for better water 2018-03-23T16:56:42.000000000-04:00 Professor Jaehong Kim, seven students, and two teaching assistants worked with Water Health International, based in Hyderabad, India. Using solar power to bring clean drinking water to remote areas 2018-03-23T15:57:47.000000000-04:00 Using solar energy and nanoparticles, researchers have developed a water desalination system that could be used off-grid in remote areas or domestic settings. ‘Financial health’ is good medicine in mental health care 2018-03-23T13:18:54.000000000-04:00 Some of the things we think of as “mental health problems” are actually poverty problems, argues Annie Harper of the Yale Department of Psychiatry. CNN host to speak on ‘Reliable Sources in an Era of Misinformation’ 2018-03-23T12:03:49.000000000-04:00 Brian Stelter, host of “Reliable Sources” and CNN’s senior media correspondent, will speak at Yale as a Poynter Fellow in Journalism on Wednesday, March 28. MLK and YDS: Fruitful connections, memorable stories 2018-03-23T10:42:33.000000000-04:00 To mark the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King’s assassination, YDS offers this compendium of interactions between Yale Divinity School and Dr. King. Paleontologists put the bite on an ancient reptile from New England 2018-03-23T09:52:14.000000000-04:00 Scientists have identified a new prehistoric reptile from Connecticut — the 200 million-year-old Colobops noviportensis — and, boy, did it have a mouth on it. Works by artist Celia Paul featured in exhibition curated by Hilton Als 2018-03-22T16:14:39.000000000-04:00 The exhibition at the Yale Center for British Art will run from April 3-12, and feature seven of Paul’s most recent paintings. How do we lose memory? A STEP at a time, researchers say 2018-03-22T14:25:56.000000000-04:00 An increase in the level of the molecule striatal-enriched phosphatase, or STEP, is a common denominator in cognitive decline in numerous species. Three faculty members appointed to endowed chairs 2018-03-22T12:01:05.000000000-04:00 Three Yale faculty members — Dr. Nita Ahuja, Dr. Clifford Bogue, and Vasilis Vasiliou — were appointed to endowed professorships. Vasilis Vasiliou designated the Bliss Professor of Epidemiology 2018-03-22T11:51:40.000000000-04:00 Vasiliou investigates the mechanisms of cellular responses to environmental stress and gene-environment interactions involved in a number of diseases.