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Science

Photo of the ocean and the shoreline

And now, land may be sinking

February 19, 2019

In the coming decades, cities and towns up and down the eastern seaboard will have to come to terms with the impact of rising sea level due to climate change. A new study, however, is suggesting that rising sea levels may be only part of the picture — because the land along the coast is also sinking.... Read more about And now, land may be sinking

Student's Passion for Science Complements Lifelong Curiosity

Julia Losner ’21 is a STEM concentrator, studying human developmental and regenerative biology.

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An industrial complex in Ganjiaxiang, China.

Clearing the way for cleaner air in China

April 19, 2019

If we’re going to limit global temperature increases to 2 degrees above preindustrial levels, as laid out in the Paris Climate Agreement, it’s going to take a lot more than a transition to carbon-neutral energy sources such as wind and solar. It’s going to require carbon-negative technologies, including energy sources that actually reduce carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere.... Read more about Clearing the way for cleaner air in China

Harvard senior launches Latinx literary magazine

Through Palabritas, Harvard senior Ruben Reyes Jr. aims to provide a supportive space for new and experienced writers alike and a showcase for Latinx stories.

Swimming cockroach-inspired robot

In nature, cockroaches can survive underwater for up to 30 minutes. Now, a robotic cockroach can do even better.

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