Research & News

Learn about the groundbreaking academic research and the brilliant scientists at Yale who help make the Peabody a world-class scientific institution.

Final Rendering of Horse Island station

Yale Architecture Students Build a Unique Off-Grid, Outdoor Classroom

August 9, 2021

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Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu older than expected, study reveals

August 4, 2021

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Pincelli Hull, Erika Edwards, Martha Muñoz, and Jessica Thompson

Peabody curators stimulate wonder through science

July 19, 2021

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Marine diatoms. (Photo by Mogana Das Murtey and Patchamuthu Ramasamy. Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported license.)

Rise of the diatoms — a new timeline

June 28, 2021

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Dendrohyrax interfluvialis

Barks in the night lead to the discovery of new species

June 14, 2021

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Hesperornis (Photo: Robert Lorenz)

What can a dinosaur’s inner ear tell us? Just listen

May 6, 2021

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Excavation site in Malawi (credit: Jessica Thompson under CC BY-ND 4.0)

Did Stone Age Humans Shape the African Landscape With Fire 85,000 Years Ago?

May 6, 2021

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Armand Morgan with The Age of Reptiles mural; Photo by Dan Renzetti

Peabody renovation offers unique view of iconic dinosaur mural

February 22, 2021

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Handling a Stegosaurus skeleton

Yale Peabody’s dinosaurs head to Canada for some TLC

February 6, 2020

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A crowd in the Great Hall for the Peabody's 'Heads-off' ceremony

Peabody Museum bids ‘Heads-Off’ to its beloved Brontosaurus

December 12, 2019

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