Putting human past on the MAPS

Harvard digital atlas plots patterns from history ancient and modern

Harvard Gazette • harvard
June 20, 2024 ~8 min

Does AI help humans make better decisions?

One judge’s track record — with and without algorithm — surprises researchers

Harvard Gazette • harvard
June 14, 2024 ~5 min

Want to make robots more agile? Take a lesson from a rat.

Scientists create realistic virtual rodent with digital neural network to study how brain controls complex, coordinated movement

Harvard Gazette • harvard
June 11, 2024 ~5 min

Bringing back a long extinct bird

Scientists sequence complete genome of bush moa, offering insights into its natural history, possible clues to evolution of flightless birds

Harvard Gazette • harvard
June 4, 2024 ~5 min

‘The scientist is not in the business of following instructions.’

George Whitesides became a giant of chemistry by keeping it simple

Harvard Gazette • harvard
May 16, 2024 ~25 min

Glimpse of next-generation internet

Physicists demo first metro-area quantum computer network in Boston

Harvard Gazette • harvard
May 15, 2024 ~6 min

Science is making anti-aging progress. But do we want to live forever?

Nobel laureate details new book, which surveys research, touches on larger philosophical questions

Harvard Gazette • harvard
May 14, 2024 ~5 min

Epic science inside a cubic millimeter of brain

Researchers publish largest-ever dataset of neural connections

Harvard Gazette • harvard
May 9, 2024 ~4 min

What is ‘original scholarship’ in the age of AI?

Symposium considers how technology is changing academia

Harvard Gazette • harvard
May 8, 2024 ~6 min

Complex questions, innovative approaches

Seven projects awarded Star-Friedman Challenge grants

Harvard Gazette • harvard
April 26, 2024 ~8 min