Harvard University

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János Kornai obituary
Hungarian-born Harvard professor who pinpointed the flaws of communist bloc command economies in the 70s and 80s

Klaus Nielsen

29, Nov, 2021 @8:16 PM

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Turns out, Harvard students aren’t that smart after all | Tayo Bero
A whopping 43% of white students weren’t admitted on merit. One might call it affirmative action for the rich and privileged

Tayo Bero

17, Nov, 2021 @11:19 AM

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Wolfgang Fischer obituary
Other lives: Gallery owner who introduced the work of classical Austrian modernists to British art lovers

John Charap

15, Nov, 2021 @9:13 PM

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England has highest death rates of older patients in western world, study finds
Exclusive: research body looks at over-65s hospitalised with hip fractures, heart failure or diabetes

Andrew Gregory Health editor

10, Nov, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Two-legged dinosaurs may have swung tails to run faster, say scientists
A computer simulation could help us better understand the evolution of movement in animals

Linda Geddes

22, Sep, 2021 @5:00 PM

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Newly discovered Tennessee Williams story published for the first time
The 1952 work by the Streetcar Named Desire playwright was found in Harvard University’s archives

Alison Flood

15, Sep, 2021 @11:35 AM

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The climate advocates who say Harvard’s oil divestment is a mistake
As the Ivy League university sheds its fossil fuel investments, some argue it’s dangerous to limit leverage over oil and gas companies

Chris McGreal

14, Sep, 2021 @10:00 AM

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Harvard University will divest its $42bn endowment from all fossil fuels
University president cites need to decarbonize economy as student campaigners say: ‘Activism works, plain and simple’

Guardian staff and agencies

10, Sep, 2021 @4:40 PM

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Harvard University’s new chief chaplain is … an atheist
Greg Epstein, unanimously elected by his fellow university chaplains, says: ‘I want to be a positive force’

Maya Yang

28, Aug, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Bob Moses obituary
American civil rights activist who brought intellectual rigour and courage to his political campaigning

Godfrey Hodgson

03, Aug, 2021 @4:20 PM

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Richard Lewontin obituary
Pioneering biologist and geneticist whose research showed the emptiness of traditional biological concepts of race

Andrew Brown and Steven Rose

28, Jul, 2021 @5:07 PM

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Galileo Project: scientists to search for signs of extraterrestrial technology
Team will search for evidence of extraterrestrial life by looking for advanced technology it may leave behind

Maya Yang

27, Jul, 2021 @5:49 PM

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