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The Women You've Never Heard of Who Transformed Astrophysics

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PM: What have astronomers—or those simply interested in space exploration—gained by learning about the lives of these women?

DS: I’ll tell you an anecdote. 1,373 more words


Want Your Marriage to Succeed? Harvard Study Shows What Can Help

A recent study by Tyler VanderWeele, a professor at the Harvard School of Public Health, on the topic of the relationship between religion and health, shows that there is a direct link between church attendance and lower rates of divorce. 435 more words


Optimism may reduce risk of dying prematurely - Harvard

Having an optimistic outlook on life—a general expectation that good things will happen—may help people live longer, according to a new study from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. 450 more words


A Harvard study shows that optimistic women live longer

Optimism is a potent drug.

A study from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health published Dec. 7 in the American Journal of Epidemiology shows that women who have a positive outlook have a much lower risk of dying from serious illnesses, especially cardiovascular diseases. 327 more words

From Harvard: "Colorful clones track stem cells"

Harvard University

November 23, 2016 {Just found this in social media.]
Hannah Robbins, HSCI Communications

Harvard Stem Cell Institute (HSCI) researchers have used a colorful cell-labeling technique to track the development of the blood system and trace the lineage of adult blood cells traveling through the vast networks of veins, arteries, and capillaries back to their parent stem cells in the marrow. 868 more words


Harvard holds off Boston College 74-66

By Nate Rollins
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Harvard was out to revenge its 69-56 loss to Boston College last season and that it did—upending the Eagles 74-66 Wednesday evening. 185 more words

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