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- The team investigated different forms of childhood adversity—violent or traumatic experiences and neglect or chronic poverty—and their connection to alterations in the pace of biological aging t.co/4qeM8mkQqy
- Massive carbon study out in @ESAMonographs, synthesizing 300k+ C observations collected over 25 yrs at HF in air, soil, plants, & water. Carbon capture at HF nearly doubled btw 1992-2015! Co-led by @Audrey_BarPlot, A. Finzi, M. Giasson t.co/eSb2ATJXlQ @USLTER #NSFfunded t.co/fn9ideqrvU
- Researchers will test whether a cystic fibrosis drug can help COVID-19 patients with severe pneumonia and respiratory failure t.co/8DUIRY3Q48
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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.