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Maintaining brain health as we age—with Harvard Medical School neurologist Rudolph Tanzi.


Gerrymandering, food waste, COVID-19, and more from the next season of Harvard Magazine’s podcast. 


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Carrie Lambert-Beatty

Exploring “parafiction” in contemporary art and our post-truth culture—with Carrie Lambert-Beatty, professor of the history of art and architecture and of art, film, and visual studies.


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Francesca Dominici

Discussing the link between air pollution and effects of COVID-19, and the importance of data for rapid public-health responses —with Francesca Dominici, professor of biostatistics at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.


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Rebecca Henderson

How to reform capitalism to confront climate change and extreme inequality, with economist and McArthur University Professor Rebecca Henderson


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Jeannie Suk Gersen

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Harvard Law School professor Jeannie Suk Gersen breaks down the use of race in college admissions and the future of affirmative action at the Supreme Court. 


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Danielle Allen

Photograph by Laura Rose

The case for reinventing American democracy through an enlarged House of Representatives, ranked-choice voting, and more


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Caroline Buckee

Anonymized location data can help guide strategies for protecting public health in a pandemic.


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Professors David Keith and Daniel Schrag

Some changes cannot be stopped, but reflecting sunlight back into space could slow their pace.