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- A new method for supercooling human livers can triple the time that a donor organ stays safe and viable t.co/XgV3R35PiV
- All organs need blood vessels to supply their cells with nutrients, but most lab-grown organoids lack a supportive vasculature. The new SWIFT method from the Wyss & @hseas 3D prints vascular channels into living tissues. t.co/HC14D0aVXm
- The study is the first to document and quantify the risk that stems from lengthier NFL careers and certain high-impact positions t.co/Ct7qWofqq6
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Harvard's green commitment
Harvard's fall 2008 sustainability celebration included panels, tours, fairs, film screening, coffee-house style discussions - and the very convenient appearance of former Vice President Al Gore.
Close The Innovation Deficit
The innovation deficit is the gap between actual and necessary federal investments in research and higher education. At a time when other nations such as China, India and Singapore are dramatically boosting research funding to develop the next great technological and medical breakthroughs, the share of the US budget devoted to research has been declining. This video explains the link between basic research and economic growth, and the risk that recent cuts pose to the United States' role as the global innovation leader.