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Harvard on Twitter
- “We build the kinds of robots that people haven’t imagined yet." t.co/oMiAYcJYKM
- Harvard researchers found evidence that oxytocin, popularly known as the “love hormone,” plays a crucial role in helping the brain process social signals t.co/FclCvPrpAN
- Beauty in the eye of the microscope - the @Harvard Gazette shares extraordinary science photos, including two from the Wyss Institute. t.co/UHDucrCZ3m t.co/r4u3xCTnp3
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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.