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Research

Developmental psychologists find a surprising relationship between age and emotional understanding.

6.11.18

Robert Reid-Pharr

Courtesy of Robert Reid-Pharr

The CUNY scholar will become the first senior faculty hire for the program, which has added new members in recent years.

6.29.18

Raj Chetty

Photograph courtesy of the John D. & Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation

Chetty is a global leader in research on inequality and social mobility.

6.21.18

Illustration by James Yamasaki

Developmental psychologists find a surprising relationship between age and emotional understanding.

July-August 2018

Solar panels on the roof and fixed shading on the windows suggest that this is no ordinary wood-shingled house.

Photograph by Stu Rosner

The Center for Green Buildings and Cities aims to reduce energy used to heat and cool buildings to nearly zero.

July-August 2018

Khalil Gibran Muhammad

Photograph by Stu Rosner

Historian Khalil Gibran Muhammad studies one of the most powerful ideas in the American imagination.

July-August 2018

Overharvesting threatens global fisheries with collapse.

Photograph by Getty Images

A worldwide decline in wild saltwater-fish populations threatens subsistence fishermen and the communities they feed.

July-August 2018

Elsie Sunderland
Photograph by Stu Rosner

Elsie Sunderland traces the flows of human pollutants in the oceans. They come back to bite us.

July-August 2018

Phil Torrey

Photograph courtesy of Phil Torrey

Harvard Law students address immigrants’ legal challenges.

July-August 2018