Your independent source for Harvard news since 1898

Your independent source for Harvard news since 1898

Articles: Research

Click to enlarge infographic

Infographic by Carla Schaffer / AAAS


Harvard’s Dan Barouch finds long-term Zika vaccine efficacy varies by delivery method.


Cooking lessons at the French Cultural Center

Photograph courtesy of the French Cultural Center

Greater Boston’s cultural centers offer a lot more than language classes.

November-December 2017

The lenses of the Bruce telescope mounted for display

The lenses of the Bruce telescope, mounted for display

Photograph by Jim Harrison

The telescope that helped define Earth’s place in the universe

November-December 2017

Illustration by Taylor Callery

Machine learning may raise the potential for predicting where—and when—an earthquake might strike.

November-December 2017

Pakistanis eating rice, a staple crop and major source of protein in South Asia.

Photograph by A Majeed/AFP/Getty Images

How global warming can change crop nutrition

November-December 2017

Illustration by Jon Berkeley

Research from HBS shows that by buying themselves out of negative experiences, people gain time for happiness-inducing activities like learning a language, or socializing.

November-December 2017

Rachel L. Gable
Photograph by Harvard Magazine/JC

How some colleges help first-generation and low-income students succeed

November-December 2017

Bob Dylan in 1965. Already, the classical world was starting to influence his writing.

Photograph from Granger

In a new book, classicist Richard Thomas explores Bob Dylan’s literary ties to ancient Greece and Rome.

November-December 2017

Stuart Harris 
Photograph by Jim Harrison, with special thanks to New England Base Camp

Stuart Harris and the austere practice of wilderness physicians

November-December 2017