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features

  • Associated Press

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    Tragedy in Lot D

    New scrutiny of the annual student pregame party.

    Jan/Feb 2012
  • Associated Press

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    Tailgating

    The problems and the pleasures—and the food—of the annual autumn ritual.

    Jan/Feb 2012
  • features

    Thornton Wilder's Yale

    In a previously unpublished essay, the great playwright takes a critical look at his alma mater.

    Jan/Feb 2012
  • Mark Ostow

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    The bird-filled world of Richard Prum

    How an ornithologist discovered new kinds of color, proved T. rex had feathers, and answered the question “What is art?”

    Nov/Dec 2011
  • Julie Brown

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    Rewriting his own script

    You may never have heard of Guideposts magazine, but 2.3 million subscribers have. Its editor, Yale Drama grad Edward Grinnan ’82MFA, has a harrowing tale of addiction and recovery that could have come from its pages.

    Nov/Dec 2011
  • Margot Sanger-Katz ’02

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    Cold case: dinosaur edition

    Nick Longrich has found a half-dozen new species by looking at fossils other scientists had forgotten.

    Sep/Oct 2011