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When Rachel Dutton looks at a wheel of cheese, she sees a menagerie. "I fall in love every time I look at a cheese rind.
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A group of alumni that has previously criticized Harvard University for how much it pays its endowment managers is again finding fault after compensation more than doubled in three years at the investment arm.
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The day when people can order products online and have them delivered by a drone may not be far off.
Fan Yin Lee died March 9 in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He was 88 years old. In Chinese phonetics, "eight" is pronounced much the same as "prosperity."
One of Kendall Square's most valuable real estate parcels -- the Volpe transportation complex -- is poised for a dramatic transformation under a federal government plan to redevelop the 14-acre Cambridge property.
This month's issue of Astronomy takes a turn for the weird, tackling the supermassive mysteries of black hole singularities, spaghettification and event horizons, as the phenomena gets a makeover in the minds of scientists.
The mother of an American writer released this week said on Tuesday that her son is doing well after being held captive for the last two years by insurgents in Syria.
A video still shows US reporter Peter Theo Curtis being held hostage by an al-Qaeda linked group in Syria.
As the tech press debates the usefulness of a smartphone app that allows you to seamlessly send the message "Yo" to your friends and family, one Cambridge-based organization focused on the future of journalism is taking advantage of the technology.
Marketing software provider HubSpot Inc filed with U.S. regulators on Monday to raise up to $100 million in an initial public offering of common stock.
The interview apparently happened earlier today, in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Curtis will speak about her son's release from nearly two years of captivity by an al-Qaida-linked group in Syria.
The very first stars in the Universe might have been hundreds of times more massive than the Sun.
As Mayor Martin J. Walsh moved forward with his plan to bring Beacon Hill sidewalks into compliance with the Adults with Disabilities Act, the Beacon Hill Civic Association filed a lawsuit last Tuesday asserting that the construction as proposed could potentially jeopardize the historic character of the neighborhood.
As former social chair of the Sigma Chi fraternity at Harvard University, Malik Gill wants to appear especially welcoming to girls who come to the house for parties.
Haitian and Brazilian communities congregated on Sunday in Somerville's Union Square Plaza for a colorful afternoon festival, the city's first joint celebration of the two cultures.
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