News & Events
Announcing a History of Science Workshop
"New Horizons in the History of
East Asian Science & Technology"
June 3-5, 2014
The 2013 History of Science Society meeting was held at the Westin Boston Waterfront Hotel. The meeting marked the 100th anniversary of the publication of the journal Isis.
Harvard History of Science at HSS 2013, Harvard Gazette
Conference Celebrating 400th Galileo Anniversary
Galileo's Discovery of Sunspots
Held on October 4, 2013
Download a copy of the conference agenda.
View conference footage online here.
Coverage of this event in The Harvard Gazette.
Isaacson Delivers 2013 Rothschild
Renowned biographer Walter Isaacson addressed
an avid audience, including Harvard President
Drew Faust, delivering the 2013 Robert and Maurine Rothschild Lecture, The Genius of Jobs, Einstein, & Franklin, Monday, April 9.
Spring 2013 Issue of
the nation's only undergraduate journal in the history of science!
February 14, 2014
Science & Politics
Out of Step
The Harvard Gazette recently covered Prof. Naomi Oreskes, other academics & journalists participating in a panel discussion at the Kennedy School tackling issues around current climate science vs. climate politics.
SECRECY and other matters...
Peter Galison interviewed in the Winter 2014 issue of the journal Public Culture.
November 27, 2013
Congratulations to Harvard Senior and History of Science concentrator Andrew Lea, who has been named a Rhodes Scholar!
October 21, 2013
Professor Naomi Oreskes' move to Harvard earlier this year is chronicled in The Chronicle of Higher Education.