Herbert Chanoch Kelman, 94

File photo by Kris Snibbe/Harvard Staff Photographer Campus & Community Herbert Chanoch Kelman, 94 April 4, 2024 6 min read Memorial Minute — Faculty of Arts and Sciences At a meeting of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences on April 2, 2024, the following tribute to the life and service of the late Herbert Chanoch […]

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USDA Releases Updated Greenhouse Gas Methods Report for Agriculture and Forestry

The U.S. Department of Agriculture published the second edition of Quantifying Greenhouse Gas Fluxes in Agriculture and Forestry: Methods for Entity Scale Inventory. The report provides farmers, ranchers, and forest landowners with the methods and tools needed to assess the greenhouse gas (GHG) footprint of their operations. The 2024 report improves upon the methods outlined […]

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The stories behind the theses

Campus & Community The stories behind the theses Photo illustration by Liz Zonarich/Harvard Staff Eileen O’Grady, Christy DeSmith, Anne Manning Harvard Staff Writers March 28, 2024 long read Six students share their inspirations and outcomes From African baobabs to virtual reality, here is a closer look at six thesis projects Harvard students undertook this year. […]

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Palestinian scholar pressed on views of Hamas, Oct. 7 attack

Dalal Saeb Iriqat and Tarek Masoud. Stephanie Mitchell/Harvard Staff Photographer Nation & World Palestinian scholar pressed on views of Hamas, Oct. 7 attack Conversation with Kennedy School’s Masoud reflects wider tensions Christina Pazzanese Harvard Staff Writer March 25, 2024 4 min read When Tarek Masoud, the Ford Foundation Professor of Democracy and Governance and faculty […]

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Nestlé Steps Up Packaging Sustainability Efforts with 83.5% of Global Plastic Packaging Designed for Recycling

Nestlé’s vision is that none of its packaging ends up in landfills or as litter. On Global Recycling Day, the company highlights how it is improving its packaging to facilitate recycling and how it is supporting better waste management. “We are making progress in reducing our overall packaging, making it more recyclable, and using renewable […]

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MEPs Advocate for Stricter EU Regulations to Diminish Textile and Food Waste

More ambitious 2030 targets to reduce food waste Producers to have greater responsibility for textile products, clothing and footwear 60 million tonnes of food waste and 12.6 million tonnes of textile waste are generated annually in the EU Less than 1% of all textiles worldwide are recycled into new products On Wednesday, Parliament adopted its […]

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Microsoft, Green Project Collaborate to Provide Seamless Carbon Accounting to SMBs

Green Project Technologies, an accessible, audit-grade carbon accounting platform, is collaborating with Microsoft to bring a unique and powerful carbon accounting offering to Microsoft AppSource. Small and medium-sized businesses interested in understanding, reporting, and improving their emissions performance can now utilize Green Project’s SaaS technology as an independent software vendor on Microsoft Azure.‍ Microsoft Cloud […]

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Gryphon Digital Mining Achieves 100% Renewable Energy Milestone in 2024

Gryphon Digital Mining Completes Second Annual Carbon Emissions Assessment Audit with Top Results  Gryphon Digital Mining, Inc. is pleased to announce that it has completed two annual carbon emissions assessments with partner CarbonChain. Gryphon uses CarbonChain to annually measure its emissions with independence and precision. This exercise has been vital to verify progress towards net zero and […]

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LeapCharger Welcomes Gabriele Badino as Head Sustainability Advisor for European Expansion

LeapCharger Corporation (OTC: LCCN) (“LeapCharger” or the “Company”), an electric vehicle (EV) charging company with disruptive and innovative technology providing eco-friendly and sustainable solutions, is pleased to announce the appointment of Gabriele Badino as Head Sustainability Advisor. With a proven track record of promoting sustainability and innovation, Gabriele’s appointment underscores LeapCharger’s commitment to environmental stewardship […]

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More than meets the eye   

Health More than meets the eye   “Lightning of the Mouse Brain” by Alpen Ortug – “Science as Art” winner. “The colors represent the directions of the nerve fibers. The two antenna-like structures on the left side of the image are the optic nerves, and the red region on the right side is the cerebellum,” said […]

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