The harlequin ladybird Harmonia axyridis is rapidly spreading around the world and citizen scientists have played an important role in tracking the species Read more about Harlequin ladybirds are taking over the world
HUH affiliate, Professor Elizabeth Wolkovich, talks about her Nature Climate Change letter on the link between wine and climate change in The Harvard Gazette.
The Harvard Crimson provides a glimpse of what goes on Behind the Exhibits Read more about Behind the Glass Flowers
A new study in Nature Climate Change, led by HUH affiliate Prof. Andrew Richardson Read more about Richardson Lab examines effects of climate change
Botany Library staff recently brought original Darwin letters, photos, and an annotated copy of The Origin of the Species Read more about Botany Library provides course support
Gustavo A. Romero, Keeper of the Oakes Ames Orchid Herbarium Read more about New species of orchid discovered
The Royal Society of Biology (England) has awarded their Postgraduate Textbook Prize to Curating Biocultural Collections: A Handbook Read more about HUH Staff members contribute to award-winning book
National Geographic recently published an article on a bamboo study involving HUH Director, Charles Davis. Read more about Bamboo Mathematicians
Many thanks to JSTOR and the Global Plants Initiative for putting this video together of the HUH!
Professor Lorna J. Gibson is the Matoula S. Salapatas Professor of Materials Science and Engineering at MIT. Read more about Botany Libraries' copies of Micrographia featured in MITx course
Founded by William G. Farlow in the nineteenth century, The Farlow Library and Herbarium of Cryptogamic Botany is home to a world-class collection of books, archives, and specimens Read more about The Farlow turns 90!
I use aerial photography of trees for my PhD research in biology. By taking imagery of the same trees over a period of time, I document the progression Read more about Aerial Photography of Bartlett Experimental Forest
The herbarium of Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862), housed at the Harvard University Herbaria, is in the process of being restored on Tuesdays Read more about Tuesdays with Thoreau
Professor Pfister will give a public lecture for the Harvard Museum of Natural History (HMNH) on Thursday, November 13 at 6:00pm. Read more about Prof. Pfister to Give Lecture at HMNH
Our affiliates at The Arnold Arboretum offer continuing adult education programs in horticulture, botany, and landscape-related courses Read more about Introduction to Botany course
Danny Haelewaters, graduate student in the Pfister Lab, and co-authors in the Netherlands and Belgium, recently described a new species of fungi. Read all about it in The Guardian.
Charles Davis weighs in on the latest research on gene transfer published in Proceedings of the Royal Society B this month. See the story in Nature News.
For nearly four centuries, Harvard University has amassed an astonishing array of objects Read more about HarvardX course to feature items from the HUH
The Farlow Herbarium will begin work this year on an NSF Collaborative Research project to digitize 150 years of macroalgal specimens from around the world. Read more about Macroalgae in the Spotlight
For the first time in a decade, four glass pieces depicting pollination and rotting fruit are on view at the Harvard Museum of Natural History’s Glass Flowers gallery. Read more about Four pieces back on display in Glass Flowers gallery