Highlights from our wide-ranging coverage of the environment
From race and colonization to genetics and paleohistory, our favorite stories about the people reshaping the study of history
Photograph by Lynsey Addario
Americans diminished by “social poverty”
The Business School’s Rebecca Henderson reimagines capitalism to save the planet.
Photograph by Rui Vieira/PA Wire/AP Images
Administrative costs, greed, overutilization—can these drivers of U.S. medical costs be curbed?
The politics, policymaking, and public consequences of mounting government debt—and how to cope with it
Painting © Patricia Watwood/From the Harvard University Portrait Collection. Gift of Dudley and Georgene Herschbach
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Brief life of a breakthrough astronomer: 1900-1979
Walter Johnson’s radical history of St. Louis