Harvard scientists reconstruct evolution of limb-based motion in early tetrapods.
Nov. 25, 2020 • ~6 min
When scientists moved from manipulating atoms to messing with molecules, molecules started to disappear from view. Professor Kang-Kuen Ni has figured out why.
July 22, 2020 • ~6 min
African grey parrot Griffin shows off his brain power, making students doubt their own.
July 2, 2020 • ~7 min
Genomic analysis shows long-term genetic mixing in West Asia before the rise of the world’s first cities
May 29, 2020 • ~8 min
Ph.D. student Frederick Moss brings together the incongruous worlds of science and art.
Jan. 30, 2020 • ~6 min
Mansi Srivastava's lab worked with middle school teachers in an education workshop on DNA and evolution.
July 30, 2019 • ~2 min
Several decades in the making, the Harvard Microbiotics Lab’s Robobee made its first solo flight.
June 26, 2019 • ~6 min
Study published in Science shows that gut microbes can chew up medications, with serious side effects.
June 19, 2019 • ~9 min
Harvard Ph.D. students explore the culture and science of food in the latest episodes of the Veritalk podcast. The talks cover veganism, gut health, food and diaspora, and childhood obesity.
June 4, 2019 • ~3 min
The surprising success story of the golden jackal in Europe holds lessons about nature’s resilience and about how nature might respond to the evolutionary pressure exerted by humans as we change the natural landscape. The Gazette spoke with doctoral student Nathan Ranc for insight.
April 25, 2019 • ~18 min