Harvard University

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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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Cornel West accuses Harvard University of ‘spiritual bankruptcy’
Author and activist announced his departure in March but has now published resignation letter which cites ‘superficial diversity’ and ‘spiritual rot’

Alison Flood

16, Jul, 2021 @9:51 AM

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The climate is boiling. Why has Harvard still not fully divested from fossil fuels yet? | Kim Heacox
At $42bn, the Harvard endowment exceeds the combined monetary value of many small countries. But it stubbornly refuses to speed up divestment

Kim Heacox

15, Jul, 2021 @10:28 AM

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I graduated from Harvard in the middle of the night, having learned a lot about generosity | Ranjana Srivastava
For all of us pandemic graduates caught in a bittersweet moment, I hope it has made us more resilient and optimistic

Ranjana Srivastava

03, Jun, 2021 @12:59 AM

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Harvard closes evolution center after finding connections to Jeffrey Epstein
Investigation finds center’s director, Martin Nowak, devoted a page to the disgraced wealthy financier on the center’s website

Edward Helmore

27, Mar, 2021 @1:40 PM

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