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If You Suffer From Deadly Allergies This Tiny Keychain Detector Could Save Your Life

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 08.09.2017 | UK Tech

For people who suffer with life-threatening food allergies, eating any meal not prepared by your own hands is a real exercise in trust. But now resear...

Scientists Have Shown That In The Future We Could All Be Getting Pig Organs

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 11.08.2017 | UK Tech

Scientists may have stumbled upon a solution to stop the 500 people who die in the UK every year waiting for an organ transplant - pigs. Researchers h...

Here's The Moment A Young Mark Zuckerberg Discovered He Got Into Harvard

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 19.05.2017 | UK Tech

Facebook CEO and founder Mark Zuckerberg has uploaded a rare insight into his life before he became one of the wealthiest human beings on the planet. ...

Stormzy Donated Thousands To Help A Fan Achieve Her Dream Of Studying At Harvard

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 16.05.2017 | UK Universities & Education

Stormzy has donated thousands of pounds to one young fan so she can realise her dreams of studying at Harvard University. Oxford Uni undergraduate Fi...

Newly-Discovered Planet Could Be Best Chance Of Finding Life Beyond The Solar System

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 21.04.2017 | UK Tech

A newly-discovered planet just 40 light years from Earth may be our best chance of finding life beyond the solar system, astronomers claim. The so-cal...

Mysterious Radio Bursts Could Be Evidence Of Alien Spaceships

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 10.03.2017 | UK Tech

Fast radio bursts are among the most mysterious phenomena in the universe and have baffled astronomers for years. Now, researchers at Harvard have sug...

Scientist Claim To Have Created The Rarest Material On The Planet: Metallic Hydrogen

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 27.01.2017 | UK Tech

Around 80 years ago it was theorised that with enough pressure, you could in fact transform hydrogen into a metal. Well now two scientists at Harvard ...

Want To Be A Better Photographer? Harvard Just Uploaded Its Photography Course Online For Free

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 17.01.2017 | UK Tech

Thanks to the arrival of the smartphone, we’ve become a generation of amateur photographers, sharing our best #nofilter efforts with the world. But ...

Black Hole At The Centre Of Our Galaxy Is Spitting Out Planet-Sized Rocks

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 05.01.2017 | UK Tech

We might all want to invest in a crash helmet, as it seems the vast black hole at the centre of our galaxy is regurgitating the stars it was meant to ...

Top Student Football Team Gets Season-Long Ban For Rating Female Players On Looks

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 07.11.2016 | UK Universities & Education

Harvard University has suspended its men’s football team after it was discovered they had created a “scouting report” rating the looks of female...

Breaking Down the Silos: When Creative Tension Surges

Dr Mark Esposito | Posted 03.09.2016 | UK
Dr Mark Esposito

This article has been co-authored with Greta Seeger The challenge for many companies nowadays is a long-established one: How do you get people in yo...

When the Hippocratic Oath Gets Disrupted: Notes From the field

Dr Mark Esposito | Posted 26.02.2015 | UK
Dr Mark Esposito

What happens when a doctor and a patient re-design the healthcare system from scratch taking into account what it means to be sick and not know why?

Harvard Students Must Ask University's Permission To Travel To Ebola Countries

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.10.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Students at Harvard University have to ask permission to travel to countries stricken by ebola as fears it will spread across the globe grow. Along...

Harvard Nieman Foundation: Visiting Fellowship 2015

Jack Riley | Posted 16.12.2014 | UK
Jack Riley

Apple, Samsung, Motorola and the other wearable manufacturers have been squaring up, tweaking their products and getting ready for a multi-year assault on the consumer market... I'm excited to start my project at Harvard in February, where I'm researching and writing a report on how the relationship between smartwatches and content companies is going to develop.

Harvard Students Say America Is A Bigger Threat Than ISIS

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.10.2014 | UK Universities & Education

America is a bigger threat to world peace than ISIS, according to a group of Harvard students. During a series of interviews, conducted by college ...

It's No Optimus Prime But This 'Transformers' Robot Is The Future

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 08.08.2014 | UK Tech

Engineers at Harvard University have created a robot that can transform itself from being a flat object into a four-legged walking machine. First r...

Harvard University Book Was Bound In HUMAN Skin From Female Mental Patient

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.06.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Tests on a book belonging to a library at Harvard University have found the 19th century text is bound in HUMAN skin, thought to be taken from a femal...

Satanic 'Black Mass' At Harvard University Cancelled After Outcry

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.05.2014 | UK Universities & Education

A satanic "black mass" due to be held at the prestigious Harvard University has been forced to cancel after a widespread public outcry. The Harvard...

Are You Secretly A Sexist? Find Out With This Simple Test

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 26.03.2014 | UK Politics

In the struggle to get enough women into boardroom positions, experts say that bosses have to battle an "unconscious bias", which means their brains a...

How to Lose Your Temper for the Sake of a Healthier Heart

Tony Lobl | Posted 12.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Tony Lobl

Anger significantly increases the risk of a heart attack or stroke in the hours immediately following a flare up, according to findings of Harvard Medical School researchers. So what's to be done about it?

Self-stereotyping - an Age Old Problem

Crispin Reed | Posted 06.05.2014 | UK
Crispin Reed

Given that human beings neither could, nor perhaps should, ever be wholly free from all stereotypes - whether about lions or a group of hooded young men or even about ageing - it matters that we don't reinforce negative and unfounded stereotypes that might have a detrimental effect on our own and others' behavior towards us.

Meet The Robot Construction Crew Inspired By Termites

Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.02.2014 | UK Tech

Inspired by the mound-making abilities of termites, a team of clever Harvard folk have created a team of self-organising robots that can build constru...

Best Get-Out-Of Class Hoaxes

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.12.2013 | UK Universities & Education

We've all had that pre-exam panic, but who's actually ever gone so far as sending an email pretending there's a bomb inside the exam building and gett...

Harvard Student 'Sent Bomb Hoax Emails To Get Out Of Exam'

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 18.12.2013 | UK Universities & Education

A student from Harvard University pretended bombs had been placed around campus in order to get out of taking his exams, US officials have claimed. ...

Harvard University Orders Evacuation After Reports Of Explosives On Four Sites

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education

UPDATE: Harvard University has announced all four sites have been cleared for potential explosive threats and students may return to campus. Harvar...