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Research

Could place-based policies solve regional economic and social problems?

9.7.18

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

Illustration by Blair Kelly

Harvard researchers revisit and reaffirm a controversial environmental study.

July-August 2018

Matthew Meselson
Photograph by Constance Brukin

A symposium honors a scientist who championed biological and chemical weapons control.

6.1.18

Brown anole perched on a branch

Photograph by Oriol Lapiedra

How lizards’ behavior influences natural selection

5.31.18

Tomiko Brown-Nagin

Photograph by Kris Snibbe/Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

The legal historian will become dean on July 1. 

4.26.18

Dean Stanley Shaw and Dr. Deborah Schrag

From left: Courtesy of Stanley Shaw and Deborah Schrag

Physicians bring data science to bear on patient health and wellness information.

May-June 2018

Click to see full image of the Ziegler models.
Photograph by Jim Harrison

Artifacts of embryology


May-June 2018

Linnea Olson, shown with her dog, Kumo, has survived 13 years with lung cancer.

Photograph by Jim Harrison

Using precision medicine, Harvard researchers target cancer.

May-June 2018