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Harvard and MIT file legal action over new Trump administration rule on international student visas
# Universities
# Universities

Harvard and MIT file legal action over new Trump administration rule on international student visas

Jul 8th 2020, 10:41 PM 23,881 Views 0 Comments

Trump is pushing universities and schools to fully open when the new academic year starts in September.

Periods of social distancing may be needed into 2022, Harvard researchers say
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Periods of social distancing may be needed into 2022, Harvard researchers say

Apr 15th 2020, 8:41 AM 42,398 Views 28 Comments

The researchers assume that Covid-19 will become seasonal, but say much remains unknown.

Clare's Shane O'Donnell set to miss 2019 season due to Harvard studies
# Other Plans
From The42
# Other Plans

Clare's Shane O'Donnell set to miss 2019 season due to Harvard studies

Mar 22nd 2018, 9:34 PM 46,818 Views 26 Comments

It was announced that he has been awarded a prestigious year-long Fulbright Scholarship.

From Cats to Crimson: how one young Kilkenny athlete made the high jump to the Ivy League
# Hey Haahvard
From The42
# Hey Haahvard

From Cats to Crimson: how one young Kilkenny athlete made the high jump to the Ivy League

Jan 1st 2018, 12:00 PM 17,867 Views 13 Comments

How Donagh Mahon went from from St. Kiernan’s College to Harvard.

Three million adult Americans carry a loaded gun on a daily basis
# Gun Law
# Gun Law

Three million adult Americans carry a loaded gun on a daily basis

Oct 22nd 2017, 8:45 AM 11,205 Views 66 Comments

New research reviewed the behaviour of 1,444 gun owners in the US.

Stormzy, the legend, just paid for a fan to do her master's degree in Harvard
# Stormzy
From The Daily Edge
# Stormzy

Stormzy, the legend, just paid for a fan to do her master's degree in Harvard

May 15th 2017, 5:12 PM 4,445 Views 3 Comments

He donated £9,000 to her this afternoon.

Harvard cancels men's soccer season after team rated women recruits
# Sexism Storm
# Sexism Storm

Harvard cancels men's soccer season after team rated women recruits

Nov 4th 2016, 4:09 PM 23,428 Views 67 Comments

A so-called “scouting report” from 2012 was uncovered last week.

Bill Gates never attended any of the classes he signed up for at Harvard - but got A's anyway
# Genius
# Genius

Bill Gates never attended any of the classes he signed up for at Harvard - but got A's anyway

Mar 9th 2016, 5:01 PM 24,605 Views 30 Comments

Apart from that one course in organic chemistry.

Harvard buildings evacuated after bomb threat at university
# High Alert
# High Alert

Harvard buildings evacuated after bomb threat at university

Nov 16th 2015, 6:32 PM 21,386 Views 16 Comments

Four different buildings are being searched.

From dorm room to global domination: The story of Facebook in pictures
# Social Network
# Social Network

From dorm room to global domination: The story of Facebook in pictures

Oct 4th 2015, 7:00 PM 8,965 Views 14 Comments

It’s come a long way from Harvard.

What drove this child prodigy to bomb universities and airports?
# The Unabomber
# The Unabomber

What drove this child prodigy to bomb universities and airports?

Sep 19th 2015, 8:45 AM 31,023 Views 18 Comments

The story of the Unabomber saw him go from Harvard at 16 to life imprisonment.

These children's lives were changed thanks to one photograph
# Humans Of New York
# Humans Of New York

These children's lives were changed thanks to one photograph

Feb 3rd 2015, 10:33 AM 14,848 Views 17 Comments

Here’s their story.

This is what the most Earth-like planet ever discovered looks like
# Keplar 438b
# Keplar 438b

This is what the most Earth-like planet ever discovered looks like

Jan 6th 2015, 6:57 PM 18,934 Views 62 Comments

It’s chance of being habitable? “Promising.”

The Health Department's new Secretary General has a masters from Harvard
# We're In Safe Hands
# We're In Safe Hands

The Health Department's new Secretary General has a masters from Harvard

Sep 10th 2014, 9:16 PM 16,902 Views 28 Comments

Jim Breslin comes to the position from the Department of Children and Youth Affairs.

Prestigious maths prize awarded to a woman for the first time
# X + X = Winner
# X + X = Winner

Prestigious maths prize awarded to a woman for the first time

Aug 13th 2014, 10:58 AM 9,768 Views 49 Comments

Maryam Mirzakhani is an Iranian born Harvard-educated mathematician and professor.

These freaky self-assembled robots build themselves from flat pack
# Man V Machine
# Man V Machine

These freaky self-assembled robots build themselves from flat pack

Aug 10th 2014, 2:17 PM 13,634 Views 11 Comments

It’s all over people, we don’t have a prayer.

Ivy League dominate World University Rankings as TCD (predictably) tops Irish colleges
# Old Reliables
# Old Reliables

Ivy League dominate World University Rankings as TCD (predictably) tops Irish colleges

Jul 16th 2014, 9:49 AM 14,741 Views 48 Comments

Eight Irish institutions made the top 1,000.

I read the news today, oh boy: Study finds news is stressing people out
# News Blues
# News Blues

I read the news today, oh boy: Study finds news is stressing people out

Jul 10th 2014, 1:09 PM 4,697 Views 13 Comments

New study finds that over-exposure to the media could have a serious impact on your mood

Toxins in everyday items linked with ADHD and other brain development disorders
# Neurology
# Neurology

Toxins in everyday items linked with ADHD and other brain development disorders

Feb 15th 2014, 7:30 AM 19,090 Views 59 Comments

Experts say they are worried that children are being exposed to chemicals that are “silently eroding intelligence, disrupting behaviours, truncating future achievements, and damaging societies”.

Good night's sleep may reduce prostate cancer risk
# Prostate Cancer
# Prostate Cancer

Good night's sleep may reduce prostate cancer risk

Jan 20th 2014, 1:44 PM 7,554 Views 15 Comments

Get to bed early tonight, lads.

Harvard University reopens after reports of explosives on campus
# United States
# United States

Harvard University reopens after reports of explosives on campus

Dec 16th 2013, 9:20 PM 12,612 Views 17 Comments

Campus police received an email saying that explosive devices may have been hidden at four buildings on campus.

Medieval Irish monk diaries hold clue to volcano eruption question
# Weather
# Weather

Medieval Irish monk diaries hold clue to volcano eruption question

Jun 7th 2013, 7:15 AM 12,904 Views 13 Comments

Researchers have used the journals of monks spanning a 1200 year period to find out about the effects of volcanoes on Ireland.

The 10 'most socially advanced countries in the world'
# Human Needs
# Human Needs

The 10 'most socially advanced countries in the world'

May 6th 2013, 9:30 AM 30,195 Views 44 Comments

That’s according to a Harvard social and economic ranking study.

Upscale NYC couple arrested after bomb making equipment found
# Bomb
# Bomb

Upscale NYC couple arrested after bomb making equipment found

Jan 2nd 2013, 10:57 AM 11,146 Views 7 Comments

The woman, who is a doctor’s daughter and has just given birth, shocked neighbours in her picturesque Manhattan village.

The secret of my success: 7 management lessons from Alex Ferguson
# Fergie
From The42
# Fergie

The secret of my success: 7 management lessons from Alex Ferguson

Dec 19th 2012, 1:33 PM 4,533 Views 2 Comments

Harvard Business School have studied the work of the Manchester United manager.

A simple logic question that most Harvard students get wrong
# Brainteaser
# Brainteaser

A simple logic question that most Harvard students get wrong

Dec 16th 2012, 5:00 PM 62,919 Views 128 Comments

Will you get it right?

Early risers may have genetic advantage
# Early Bird
# Early Bird

Early risers may have genetic advantage

Nov 25th 2012, 9:45 AM 11,897 Views 14 Comments

Those annoying types who can get up and go early in the morning? It may be down to a genetic variation.

Was Jesus married? Harvard scholar finds text which mentions his 'wife'
# Ball And Chain
# Ball And Chain

Was Jesus married? Harvard scholar finds text which mentions his 'wife'

Sep 19th 2012, 10:07 AM 8,216 Views 67 Comments

The piece of papyrus, believed to date from the fourth century AD, quotes Jesus as talking about his wife.

Harvard launches plagiarism investigation into over 100 students
# Plagiarism
# Plagiarism

Harvard launches plagiarism investigation into over 100 students

Aug 30th 2012, 9:57 PM 11,894 Views 24 Comments

Alarm was raised by teaching assistant who noticed suspicious similarities between students’ papers.

VIDEO: Obama's former Harvard professor says he shouldn't be re-elected
# US 2012
# US 2012

VIDEO: Obama's former Harvard professor says he shouldn't be re-elected

Jun 18th 2012, 2:59 PM 4,795 Views 25 Comments

Roberto Unger – a former Brazilian minister under whom the current President studied – says Obama’s lost his way.

Want to go to Harvard? Now you can… online and for free
# University
# University

Want to go to Harvard? Now you can… online and for free

May 3rd 2012, 7:15 AM 6,089 Views 16 Comments

Two of the world’s top universities have joined forces to offer course materials over the internet.

Taoiseach tells US: Our best and brightest days are still ahead
# Enda In America
# Enda In America

Taoiseach tells US: Our best and brightest days are still ahead

Feb 17th 2012, 7:47 AM 3,119 Views 52 Comments

In a speech at Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government last night, Taoiseach Enda Kenny described the bailout as “a bleak midwinter” – but said Ireland is now about recovery and opportunity.

Looking for your daily caffeine hit? Now you can just inhale it...
# Caffeine Addict
From The Daily Edge
# Caffeine Addict

Looking for your daily caffeine hit? Now you can just inhale it...

Feb 8th 2012, 10:50 AM 2,752 Views 10 Comments

A Harvard scientist has created a new product that lets you breathe in your daily dose of caffeine.

Economics students walkout of Harvard to join Occupy movement
# Harvard Walkout
# Harvard Walkout

Economics students walkout of Harvard to join Occupy movement

Nov 3rd 2011, 11:22 AM 1,707 Views 20 Comments

Nearly 70 students walked out of an economics class at the prestigious university claiming that teaching was biased towards capitalism.

The Daily Fix: Saturday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Jul 23rd 2011, 8:12 PM 1,616 Views 5 Comments

In today’s fix: Police say there are unexploded bombs in Oslo as the search for bodies continues on Utoya… and RIP Amy Winehouse.

Harvard's 1869 entrance exam: would you pass?
# The Test
# The Test

Harvard's 1869 entrance exam: would you pass?

Jul 23rd 2011, 3:33 PM 2,183 Views 12 Comments

Suddenly the Leaving Cert doesn’t seem so bad…

Winklevoss twins are 'a**holes', says former Harvard president
# A-Holes
From The Daily Edge
# A-Holes

Winklevoss twins are 'a**holes', says former Harvard president

Jul 21st 2011, 5:36 PM 786 Views 3 Comments

The famous Facebook twins obviously won no favour from Harvard president Larry Summers…

An education: Manchester United players visit Harvard
# The Social Network
From The42
# The Social Network

An education: Manchester United players visit Harvard

Jul 13th 2011, 3:00 PM 254 Views 0 Comments

Alex Ferguson brought his touring squad to the world-famous campus – where they got baseball caps.

TCD fifteenth in the world when it comes to maths
# Brains
# Brains

TCD fifteenth in the world when it comes to maths

Jul 5th 2011, 1:27 PM 1,026 Views 15 Comments

Irish universities have fared very well in maths and engineering…

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