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# harvard - Wednesday 8 July, 2020

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 23,862 Views 0 Comments

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

# harvard - Wednesday 15 April, 2020

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 42,223 Views 28 Comments

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

# harvard - Thursday 22 March, 2018

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 46,404 Views 26 Comments

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

# harvard - Monday 1 January, 2018

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 17,455 Views 13 Comments

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

# harvard - Sunday 22 October, 2017

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 11,190 Views 66 Comments

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

# harvard - Monday 15 May, 2017

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 4,423 Views 3 Comments

He donated £9,000 to her this afternoon.

# harvard - Friday 4 November, 2016

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 23,421 Views 67 Comments

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

# harvard - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

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 24,544 Views 30 Comments

Apart from that one course in organic chemistry.

# harvard - Monday 16 November, 2015

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 21,369 Views 16 Comments

Four different buildings are being searched.

# harvard - Sunday 4 October, 2015

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 8,511 Views 14 Comments

It’s come a long way from Harvard.

# harvard - Saturday 19 September, 2015

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 29,268 Views 18 Comments

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

# harvard - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

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 14,823 Views 17 Comments

Here’s their story.

# harvard - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

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 18,907 Views 62 Comments

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

# harvard - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

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 16,720 Views 28 Comments

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

# harvard - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

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 9,747 Views 49 Comments

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

# harvard - Sunday 10 August, 2014

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 13,603 Views 11 Comments

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

# harvard - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

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 13,830 Views 48 Comments

Eight Irish institutions made the top 1,000.

# harvard - Thursday 10 July, 2014

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 4,675 Views 13 Comments

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

# harvard - Saturday 15 February, 2014

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 19,017 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”.

# harvard - Monday 20 January, 2014

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 7,529 Views 15 Comments

Get to bed early tonight, lads.

# harvard - Monday 16 December, 2013

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 12,595 Views 17 Comments

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

# harvard - Friday 7 June, 2013

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 12,803 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.

# harvard - Monday 6 May, 2013

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 30,163 Views 43 Comments

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

# harvard - Wednesday 2 January, 2013

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 11,125 Views 7 Comments

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

# harvard - Wednesday 19 December, 2012

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 4,496 Views 2 Comments

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

# harvard - Sunday 16 December, 2012

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 60,573 Views 128 Comments

Will you get it right?

# harvard - Sunday 25 November, 2012

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

Early risers may have genetic advantage

Nov 25th 2012, 9:45 AM 11,870 Views 14 Comments

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

# harvard - Wednesday 19 September, 2012

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 8,186 Views 68 Comments

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

# harvard - Thursday 30 August, 2012

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

Harvard launches plagiarism investigation into over 100 students

Aug 30th 2012, 9:57 PM 11,872 Views 24 Comments

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

# harvard - Monday 18 June, 2012

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 4,781 Views 25 Comments

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

# harvard - Thursday 3 May, 2012

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 6,068 Views 16 Comments

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

# harvard - Friday 17 February, 2012

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 3,088 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.

# harvard - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

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 2,722 Views 10 Comments

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

# harvard - Thursday 3 November, 2011

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 1,684 Views 20 Comments

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

The 9 at 9: Thursday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nov 3rd 2011, 8:24 AM 2,368 Views 7 Comments

Nine things you need to know this morning…

# harvard - Saturday 23 July, 2011

The Daily Fix: Saturday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Jul 23rd 2011, 8:12 PM 1,597 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 1,917 Views 12 Comments

Suddenly the Leaving Cert doesn’t seem so bad…

# harvard - Thursday 21 July, 2011

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 715 Views 3 Comments

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

# harvard - Wednesday 13 July, 2011

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 243 Views 0 Comments

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

# harvard - Tuesday 5 July, 2011

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 1,012 Views 15 Comments

Irish universities have fared very well in maths and engineering…

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