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November 26, 2019
Despite the constant news of violence, from mass shootings to wars, psychologist Steven Pinker believes we may be living in one of the most peaceful periods in human...
October 4, 2019
Climate has always been with us, but the sciences for assessing it developed partly in Europe’s East. With brilliance, patience, and zest, Deborah R. Coen in Climate in...
October 3, 2019
Take a walk through Kendall Square, Cambridge, this hour. It’s the Emerald City of biotechnology—as magical/mysterious as the Land of Oz, but it’s real, too. The new tech of...
September 27, 2019
Usable Climate Science and the Uses of History An Interdisciplinary Workshop at Yale University, November 7-8, 2019 Co-organized by Deborah Coen (history of science, Yale)...
August 30, 2019
The legal battle is continuing, but in the wake of its bankruptcy filing in June, Hahnemann University Hospital, a fixture on Broad Street for more than 90 years, is...