After Brexit, a changed future

European Union now needs to regroup and to calm other skittish members, Harvard analysts say

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Expansive effort by Harvard affiliates will seek a cure for diabetes

New program will work toward translating these stem cell discoveries into treatments

Affirming whole-person admissions

Universities can continue considering racial and ethnic background as a factor in evaluating applicants, Supreme Court rules

At metaLAB, curiosity meets whimsy

Interdisciplinary studio brings together artists from across fields


Fri., July 8, 2016, 12:30pm - 1:15pm

Museum Highlights Tour by Harvard Student Guides

Sat., July 9, 2016, 9:00am - 5:00pm

Discover BEES! In Arthropods: Creatures That Rule

Wed., July 13, 2016

Drawings from the Age of Bruegel, Rubens, and Rembrandt

Fri., July 22, 2016, 7:00pm - 10:00pm

Glass Flowers Soirée

Wed., July 27, 2016

Birds of the World

Sat., July 30, 2016, 7:30pm

Sh*t-Faced Shakespeare: Much Ado About Nothing


Harvard professor brings scientific rigor to windsurfing

Every summer, Gonzalo Giribet, the Alexander Agassiz Professor of Zoology in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, packs up his race boards and sails and heads out to compete in some of the top windsurfing regattas in the world.

Disruptive: Rapid, Low Cost Detection of Zika & Future Pandemics | Wyss Institute

The rapid emergence of the Zika virus on the world stage calls for a detection system that is just as quick. In this episode of Disruptive, Wyss Core Faculty member and MIT professor Jim Collins and University of Toronto Assistant Professor Keith Pardee discuss how they developed a low cost, paper-based diagnostic platform that can rapidly detect the Zika virus. 

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After Brexit, a changed future

Harvard analysts talk about the effects of the United Kingdom’s referendum to leave the European Union on both Britain and the continent.

Finding beauty in the bizarre

The Harvard Art Museums exhibit “Flowers of Evil: Symbolist Drawings, 1870–1910,” on view through Aug. …

Defending breakthrough research

Harvard initiates patent infringement suits to protect inventors’ rights in computer-chip technology.

Hidden Spaces: The Sunken Garden in Radcliffe Yard

Young and old travel from near and far to the Radcliffe sunken garden to sit and enjoy this splendid oasis in the city.

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Federal Coal Program Reform, the Clean Power Plan, and the Interaction of Upstream and Downstream Climate Policies

Can supply-side environmental policies that limit the extraction of fossil fuels reduce CO2 emissions? We study interactions between a specific supply-side policy — an environmental charge on …

HMNH Special Event

Thu, 06/30/2016 - 2:00pmHarvard Museum of Natural History, 26 Oxford St. …

Business Leaders Have Abandoned the Middle Class

Politicians aren’t the only ones to blame for Brexit.

How Work Will Change When Most of Us Live to 100

Careers will be longer and more varied.

5 Ways to Boost Your Resilience at Work

Based on the latest research.

Why So Few "Diversity Candidates" Are Hired

Finalist pools can reinforce the status quo.

An Open Letter

Note: This blog post is written as an open letter to the Harvard Women’s Ultimate Frisbee Team (Quasar). …

Net Neutrality Rules Will Make Winners and Losers Out of Businesses

Five questions companies should be asking.