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Articles: Research

Photograph of a flood Texas residential street

Winnie, Texas, is not considered to be in a floodplain. But coastal hurricanes have flooded the town repeatedly since 2008.

Photograph by Smiley N. Pool-Pool/Getty Images

Research

To protect against rising seas, local lenders are selling off risky mortgages.

7.1.20

An image of a 10-centimeter-wide glass model of Phymactis pustulata, found in intertidal zones in the Western South Atlantic.

A 10-centimeter-wide glass model of Phymactis pustulata, found in intertidal zones in the Western South Atlantic. The Blaschka model is listed in the 1878 mail-order catalog of Ward’s Natural Science Establishment.
Photograph by Peter Fried/Sketchfab.com/ARC-3D

Complementary imaging techniques combine to create 3D models that virtual visitors can examine from any angle.

8.12.20

Photograph of Bharat Ramamurti

Bharat Ramamurti

Photograph by Jason Hornick/Courtesy of Bharat Ramamurti

Bharat Ramamurti ’03 oversees CARES Act spending—and pursues corporate reform.

8.11.20

At Home with Harvard: Library Treasures

Our coverage of Harvard’s libraries, more relevant than ever in an online world

8.7.20

View of the Royal House and the slave quarters

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(1 of 4) The Georgian mansion and adjacent slave quarters were once part of a 500-acre farm just north of Boston.

Photograph by Theresa Kelliher/Courtesy of the Royall House and Slave Quarters museum

Preserving black history as “an act of liberation”

8.6.20

Michael Mina

Michael Mina

Photograph by Sarah Storrer

Michael Mina maintains a new testing regimen could end the COVID-19 pandemic—in three weeks.

8.3.20

Photograph of Paul Reville

Paul Reville
Courtesy of the Education Redesign Lab

A conversation on the crisis and its outcomes with the Graduate School of Education’s Paul Reville 

7.29.20

At Home with Harvard: American Democracy text cover

Our coverage of the nation's ailing democracy

7.23.20

The U.S. Army's 24th Infantry Regiment, an African-American regiment, arriving at Camp Wiloff in Montauk, New York, 1898

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The U.S. Army's 24th Infantry Regiment, an African-American regiment, arriving at Camp Wikoff in Montauk, New York, 1898


Roosevelt Class No. 560.3, Theodore Roosevelt Collection, Harvard College Library, Harvard University

A Houghton Library project to digitize thousands of African-American records and artifacts

7.15.20