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A Yale Institute for Biospheric Studies sponsored research program

The Yale Biodiversity and Global Change (BGC) Center is an interdisciplinary hub for research and education. Its activities and events link scientists, students, and practitioners – at Yale and beyond – who are engaged in the environmental, biological, informatics, policy, or health aspects and implications of global biodiversity change. The Center is sponsored by the Yale Institute of Biospheric Studies (YIBS).

Program News

William (Bill) Michener, Professor and Director of e-Science Initiatives for University Libraries, University of New Mexico, is the DataONE Principal Investigator. ...
Madison Mahoney, Yale Daily News Most associate the continent of Antarctica with great expanses of ice, freezing temperatures and colonies of penguins — not with rich...
Antarctic biodiversity is much more extensive, ecologically diverse and biogeographically structured than previously thought. Understanding of how this diversity is...