When a famed poet dies, words come tumbling to mind.
For the many members of the Harvard community who knew Irish poet Seamus Heaney, the 1995 Nobel laureate in literature who died Friday, the... Continue reading
Students, staff, and faculty regularly indulge in exquisite dining on campus at the Harvard Faculty Club. But providing quality meals to the Harvard community has its price, and in the case of fresh... Continue reading
Eating more whole fruits, particularly blueberries, grapes, and apples, was significantly associated with a lower risk of type 2 diabetes, according to a new study led by Harvard School of Public... Continue reading
Computer network hackers calling themselves the Syrian Electronic Army earlier this week disrupted The New York Times’ website for nearly a day and electronic publishing on the Twitter social... Continue reading
In a materials science laboratory at Harvard, a transparent disk connected to a laptop fills the room with music — it’s the “Morning” prelude from “Peer Gynt” played on an ionic speaker.
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The numbers can be staggering: In 2010, it was reported by the U.S. Census Bureau that about 56.7 million people — or 19 percent of the population — had a disability, with more than half of them... Continue reading
Harvard Summer School is old, since it opened in 1871 as the first university summer studies program in the nation. But it’s also young, since nearly a quarter of its 6,000 students this summer were... Continue reading
Research by environmental scientists at the Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) brings bad news to the western United States, where firefighters are currently battling dozens... Continue reading
MANAUS, Brazil — “It’s the U.S./Brazil collaboration that really makes this possible,” said Scot Martin, Harvard’s Gordon McKay Professor of Environmental Chemistry, discussing the GoAmazon2014... Continue reading
This is third in a series of stories about Harvard’s engagement in Latin America.
MANAUS, Brazil — Walking along a path in the Amazon rainforest, several overheated travelers come across a... Continue reading