Last week, three Harvard affiliates were awarded the National Humanities Medal and eight were long-listed for the National Book Awards.
Photograph by Stephanie Mitchell, HPAC
Stem-cell scientist to lead school.
Illustration by Wesley Bedrosian
Evolution shaped humans to rest—and to run only when absolutely necessary.
Image courtesy of the Harvard University Herbaria
Digitized herbaria collections data allow researchers to predict future plant ranges.
Illustration by James Steinberg
A focused briefing on degree-attainment, democracy, and economic opportunity
Photograph by Helga R. Heilmann
Thomas D. Seeley on the craft and science of bee hunting
Image courtesy of Mark Skylar-Scott
A new kind of 3-D printer forms wires in midair.
Photograph by Jim Harrison
Sociologist Anthony Jack studies two types of low-income students.