Science is more fun when you share it.

Come look through our telescopes, listen in as a Nobel Prize winner talks about the puzzles that fascinate him or do experiments in your own classroom with a Yale student. This site shows you how.

If you’re a kid or teacher in greater New Haven, we’ve got something extra special in store for you. Many Yale science outreach programs work together so that students can get on a pathway that leads to success in high school, in college and in careers in science, technology, engineering or mathematics. We hope that you’ll make amazing discoveries of your own one day. And we hope you’ll share them here, so that a new generation can be inspired.

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May 4, 2016
At the second annual Pathways to Genomics and Proteomics Day, twenty-five Pathways students spent the day on campus learning about “omics” science and the cutting-edge research driving future discoveries in personalized medicine.
March 24, 2016
Open Labs is a fellowship of graduate and professional students devoted to encouraging young scholars to pursue careers in the sciences.
March 8, 2016
SheCode, a program for middle and high school girls from the Elm City, started by Joyce Chen ’16 and Erika Hairston ’18, teaches the fundamentals of coding, enabling participants to create websites, games and designs.
Photo by Michael Marsland
March 8, 2016
Although spread across different neighborhoods and cities, these seven Super Commuters save money, improve their health, and reduce their environmental impact by walking, biking, or riding bus or train to work.
March 8, 2016
SheCode teaches middle and high school girls the fundamentals of coding, enabling them to create websites, games and designs.
September 29, 2015
One hundred twenty-one rockets ascended in the air nearby Kline Biology Tower, deploying parachutes as they drifted back to the cheering astrophysicists.
March 5, 2015
For the past 10 years, the Science on Saturdays program has given community members insight into the life of Yale faculty and undergraduates. Presentations have spanned topics from "Why Birds are Dinosaurs" to "The Universe in Your Hands."
March 28, 2014
Science on Saturdays, an award-winning lecture series, is designed to shatter stereotypes about scientists and to show the fun of science.
Photo Credit Chris Volpe
November 21, 2013
The question that lecturer Aida Behmard ’15 posed to her class in the basement of Leet Oliver Memorial Hall at last Saturday’s Resonance, a one-day science outreach program, was admittedly a tad “philosophical” for high schoolers ...
September 9, 2013
Mitra Miri (Neuroscience) aims not only to break ground in her lab work focused on seizures, but also strives to make neuroscience acessible to non-scientists.