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With longer and hotter heat waves in the offing, a Harvard professor has put the urban “heat island” under the microscope, finding smaller heat islands — mainly occupied by the poor — within city limits, and identifying...
The Harvard Sustainability Plan advocates for greater collaboration and integrative communication across disciplines for “more powerful and effective solutions to our most pressing problems.” Below is a short summary of my experiences in...
Here is a case where the saying “what you don’t know won’t hurt you” is wrong. Flame retardant chemicals are added to furniture and electronics to meet flammability standards in cities and states across the nation. However,...
Student’s project would put Eliot students in the room that’s not too hot, not too cold, but just right for them...