(Photographs by Peter Hvizdak – New Haven Register) The conservation lab at Yale’s Sterling Memorial Library restores documents so that scholars, worldwide, can study manuscripts that open windows to history. Paula R. Zyats, Assistant Chief Conservator in the Preservation Department Conservation Lab at Yale University’s Sterling Memorial Library and Tasha Dobbin-Bennett, a papyrologist, linguist and […]
A re-enactment of the life of Spanish bandit Jose Maria El Tempranillo took place in Grazalema, Spain October 4, 2014. El Tempranillo, along with a band of 50 men, specialized in the robberies of carriages and stagecoaches before giving part of the loot to the poor, earning him the name of The good Bandit.
Apple unveiled their new Apple Watch wearable tech and two new iPhones, the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in Cupertino, California.
An ongoing collection of summer feature photography from the New Haven Register staff: Peter Casolino, Arnold Gold, Peter Hvizdak, Mara Lavitt and Melanie Stengel. Check back often for new images!
The full moon appeared to be unusually big. In fact, it was a “supermoon,” the nickname for full moons that happen when they are relatively close to Earth.
Photos from “Toilet!? Human Waste and Earth’s Future” exhibition at The National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation – Miraikan in Tokyo, Japan. The exhibition focuses on how the toilet has changed our daily lives and discovers what the most environment-friendly and ideal toilet is.
The Kansas City Royals defeated the San Francisco Giants 3-2 in Game 3 of baseball’s World Series at AT&