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Harvard University President Drew Gilpin Faust spoke with journalist and author Ta-Nehisi Coates after his keynote address.

Photograph by Tony Rinaldo

Research

A Radcliffe Institute conference highlights universities' role—and debates how to come to terms with their past.

3.6.17

David Parkes and Francesca Dominici, co-directors of Harvard's new data-science initiative

Photograph by Kris Snibbe/Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

Unveiling a University research initiative

3.28.17

Harvard University President Drew Gilpin Faust spoke with journalist and author Ta-Nehisi Coates after his keynote address.

Photograph by Tony Rinaldo

A Radcliffe Institute conference highlights universities' role—and debates how to come to terms with their past.

3.6.17

The Climate Change Solutions fund supports seven research projects pursuing solutions to environmental challenges.

3.6.17

Sharmila Sen

Photograph by Spencer Lenfield

Sharmila Sen on making a life in the humanities. 

2.27.17

Vadim Gladyshev

Photograph by Justin Ide/Harvard Public Affairs & Communications

 

New evidence strengthens the theory that aging results from molecular damage.

2.17.17

An anniversary overview of treasures through the ages

March-April 2017

The flowers of Rafflesia arnoldii are the largest in the world.

Photograph by Jeremy Holden

Exploring the genetic mysteries of a gigantic parasite

March-April 2017

Henry Knowles Beecher, 1950

Henry Knowles Beecher, 1950.

Photograph by Yale Joel/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images

Brief life of a late-blooming ethicist: 1904-1976

March-April 2017