May 20, Media Contact: Each prize was accompanied by a monetary award.
Marina de TommasoMichele Sardaro, and Paolo Livrea, for measuring the relative pain people suffer while looking at an ugly painting, rather than a pretty painting, while being shot [in the hand] by a powerful laser beam.
Publications Office of the European Union, Ian HumphreysSonal SaraiyaWalter Belenky and James Dworkin, for treating "uncontrollable" nosebleeds, using the method of nasal-packing-with-strips-of-cured-pork.
The winners were unable to attend the ceremony; they delivered their acceptance speech via video. The ceremony was webcast live. You can watch the video on our youTube Channel.
Warrant, Current Biology, epub January 24, US PatentGustano A. Pizzo, "anti hijacking system for aircraft"May 21, Brian Crandall [USA] and Peter Stahl [CANADA, USA], for parboiling a dead shrew, and then swallowing the shrew without chewing, and then carefully examining everything excreted during subsequent days — all so they could see which bones would dissolve inside the human digestive system, and which bones would not.
Stahl and Brian D. Crandall, Journal of Archaeological Science, vol. Alexander Lukashenkopresident of Belarusfor making it illegal to applaud in publicAND to the Belarus State Police, for arresting a one-armed man for applauding.
First, that the longer a cow has been lying down, the more likely that cow will soon stand up; and Second, that once a cow stands up, you cannot easily predict how soon that cow will lie down again.
Morgan, Applied Animal Behaviour Science, vol. Kasian Bhanganada, Tu Chayavatana, Chumporn Pongnumkul, Anunt Tonmukayakul, Piyasakol Sakolsatayadorn, Krit Komaratal, and Henry Wilde, for the medical techniques described in their report "Surgical Management of an Epidemic of Penile Amputations in Siam" — techniques which they recommend, except in cases where the amputated penis had been partially eaten by a duck.
Nobel laureate Eric Maskin read aloud the acceptance speech sent by the winners. Guadalupe and Rolf A. Zwaan, Psychological Science, vol.
Craig BennettAbigail BairdMichael Millerand George Wolford [USA], for demonstrating that brain researchers, by using complicated instruments and simple statistics, can see meaningful brain activity anywhere — even in a dead salmon.
Miller, and George L. Wolford, Journal of Serendipitous and Unexpected Results, vol. The US Government General Accountability Office, for issuing a report about reports about reports that recommends the preparation of a report about the report about reports about reports. Warren, and Robin C.
Ball, Physical Review Letters, vol.
Thank you to all who entered the Senior Thesis Prize in Ethnicity, Migration, Rights. Kamran has completed his degree in Social Studies from Harvard College in , A member of Eliot House concentrating in Social Studies with a Secondary Field in Economics, Kaveh’s Focus Field is “21 st Century Migration and its Crises. A comprehensive, coeducational Catholic High school Diocese of Wollongong - Albion Park Act Justly, love tenderly and walk humbly with your God Micah The Economics Department is proud to see that five concentrators were awarded the Hoopes prize as well as winners of the Captain John Fay Prize, John Dunlop Prize, and Harvard Environmental Economics Program Prize.
Why Does It Spill?Finalist Emma Freeman argues in Harvard Law's Ames Moot Court Competition Phil Farnsworth/Harvard Gazette As one of the most selective law schools in the country, Harvard Law School searches for.
A comprehensive, rigorous, and up-to-date introduction to growth economics that presents all the major growth paradigms and shows how they can be used to analyze the . The ethnic composition of Harvard undergraduates certainly follows a highly intriguing pattern.
Harvard had always had a significant Asian-American enrollment, generally running around 5 percent when I had attended in the early s.
This is a guide to finding Harvard Law School (“HLS”) student-authored works held by the Library and in online collections. This guide covers HLS S.J.D Dissertations, LL.M. papers, J.D. third-year papers, seminar papers, and prize papers.
The Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study has named Harvard senior and sociology and economics joint-concentrator Eric Kouskalis winner of its Captain Jonathan Fay Prize. Kouskalis was chosen for the quality and impact of his senior thesis, which featured a compelling argument against the.
Sharon Johnston and Mark Lee debut Menil Drawing Institute, dedicated to modern and contemporary drawing, on November 3.
On November 3, the Menil Collection .