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Andrew Womack excavating within kiln at Qijiaping in excavation unit T1 on May 15, 2017.

Photograph by Rowan Flad

Research

Field notes from a summer archaeological expedition

7.11.17

Professor Charles Lieber in his lab at 12 Oxford Street

Professor Charles Lieber in his lab at 12 Oxford Street

Photograph by Rose Lincoln/Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

The pioneering chemist of bio-compatible transistors and other nanoscale wonders receives Harvard’s highest faculty honor.  

7.20.17

The entrance to the Naples Conservatory retains its former title, “Royal Conservatory.”

The entrance to the Naples Conservatory retains its former title, “Royal Conservatory.”  

Photograph by Thomas Forrest Kelly

A day at the Naples Conservatory

7.19.17

Andrew Womack excavating within kiln at Qijiaping in excavation unit T1 on May 15, 2017.

Photograph by Rowan Flad

Field notes from a summer archaeological expedition

7.11.17

Photograph by Zmeel Photography /iStock

Photograph by Zmeel Photography /iStock

Berkman Klein researchers find censorship of Wikipedia is declining.

6.29.17

 

Photograph by Bernhard Staehli/iStock

Carbon released by thawing tundra is enough to double atmospheric CO2.

6.23.17

Bacillus Subtilis

Bacillus subtilis

Image by Jezperklauzen/iStock

Harvard researchers review how gut bacteria can transform ingested compounds.

6.22.17

Gull eggs and a recently hatched chick

Photograph by M.C. Stoddard

Adaptations for flight may have driven the shape of birds’ eggs.

6.22.17

President Drew Faust

President Drew Faust

An expected transition, as the University’s twenty-eighth president plans to conclude her service.

6.14.17