YaleNews Summer Cabaret to feature ‘radical’ retellings of classic plays 2017-04-26T10:34:00.000000000-04:00 Provocative retellings of classical works will be featured during the Yale Summer Cabaret’s season, which has as its theme “Canon Balle.” Tick protein helps antibiotics combat MRSA super bug 2017-04-26T10:02:00.000000000-04:00 A protein derived from ticks enhances the effectiveness of antibiotic treatment for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, or MRSA, according to a Yale-led study. The strategy of using the protein in combination with existing treatments can help address the growing challenge of antibiotic-r... El Niño and the end of the global warming hiatus 2017-04-26T08:08:00.000000000-04:00 A new climate model developed by Yale scientists puts the “global warming hiatus” into a broader historical context and offers a new method for predicting global mean temperature. Overhand or underhand? Fast or slow? Study explores optimal throwing strategies 2017-04-26T05:02:00.000000000-04:00 Whether you’re pitching in a major league baseball game or tossing crumpled paper into the trash, the act of throwing is incredibly complex and usually subject to a trade-off between speed and accuracy. A Yale researcher’s new study looks at why this is Plan on a Planet Nine lecture this Saturday 2017-04-25T14:34:00.000000000-04:00 Get ready, Planet Nine — science is coming for you. Researchers at Yale and elsewhere are drawing tantalizingly close to finding the location of the much-discussed Planet Nine, a planet thought to be orbiting in a remote part of our solar system. L.L.Bean to open at The Shops at Yale in summer 2008 2017-04-25T12:49:00.000000000-04:00 Internationally recognized outdoor retailer L.L.Bean — best known for its Bean Boot and customer service — will open at 272 Elm St. in the summer of 2018, representatives from The Shops at Yale and Yale University Properties announced on April 24. L.L.Bean to open at The Shops at Yale in summer 2018 2017-04-25T12:49:00.000000000-04:00 Internationally recognized outdoor retailer L.L.Bean — best known for its Bean Boot and customer service — will open at 272 Elm St. in the summer of 2018, representatives from The Shops at Yale and Yale University Properties announced on April 24. Yale scientist Sandy Chang to oversee undergraduate STEM education 2017-04-25T12:16:00.000000000-04:00 Yale researcher Dr. Sandy Chang ’88 has joined the Yale College Dean's Office as assistant dean for science education, Dean Jonathan Holloway announced. Book: Art and Myth of the Ancient Maya 2017-04-25T11:37:00.000000000-04:00 YaleNews features works recently or soon to be published by members of the University community. Descriptions are based on material provided by the publishers. Authors of new books may forward publishers’ book descriptions to us by email. Graduating medical school students to showcase their thesis research on May 2 2017-04-25T11:27:00.000000000-04:00 All departments at the School of Medicine will cancel their classes and conferences during the afternoon of Tuesday, May 2 so members of the community can attend Student Research Day, the annual showcase of thesis studies by members of the graduating class.