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Harvard researchers develop tough, self-healing rubber

(Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences) Imagine a tire that could heal after being punctured or a rubber band that never snapped. Researchers from the Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) have developed a new type of rubber that is as tough as natural rubber but can also self-heal.

How future volcanic eruptions will impact Earth's ozone layer

(Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences) The next major volcanic eruption could kick-start chemical reactions that would seriously damage the planet's already besieged ozone layer. The extent of damage toShow More Summary

Smaller, smarter, softer robotic arm for endoscopic surgery

(Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences) Researchers from Harvard University have developed a hybrid rigid-soft robotic arm for endoscopes with integrated sensing, flexibility, and multiple degrees of freedom. Show More Summary

Safely releasing genetically modified genes into the wild

(Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences) So, you've genetically engineered a malaria-resistant mosquito, now what? How many mosquitos would you need to replace the disease-carrying wild type? What is the most...Show More Summary

John Paulson Can Lose Money Just Fine On His Own, Thank You Very Much

Guy Levy’s negative-return services are no longer required at Paulson & Co.

Paulson Shutters Long-Short Equity Fund Amid Massive Healthcare Losses

After gaining instant fame with his massive subprime bet back in 2008/2009, John Paulson can't seem to buy a clue of late. Over the past couple of years, a series of strategic missteps have resulted in abysmal returns and increasingShow More Summary

How bacteria maintain and recover their shape

(Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences) Bacteria have an extraordinary ability to maintain and recover their morphology even after being twisted out of shape. Researchers know that shape is determined by the cell wall, yet little is known about how bacteria monitor and control it. Show More Summary

Researchers develop technique to control and measure electron spin voltage

(Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences) Information technologies of the future will likely use electron spin -- rather than electron charge -- to carry information. But first, scientists need to better understand how to control spin and learn to build the spin equivalent of electronic components and tools. Show More Summary

Reconciling predictions of climate change

(Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences) Harvard researchers have resolved a major conflict in estimates of how much the Earth will warm in response to a doubling of CO2 in the atmosphere -- finding that the...Show More Summary

Valeant: Paulson & Co. Puts (a Bit More) Money Where its Mouth is

The hedge fund increased its stake in Valeant Pharmaceuticals and changed its position to 'active' after John Paulson was voted onto its Board as director last week.

How eggs got their shapes

(Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences) The evolution of the amniotic egg -- complete with membrane and shell -- was key to vertebrates leaving the oceans and colonizing the land and air but how bird eggs evolved into so many different shapes and sizes has long been a mystery. Show More Summary

Can John Paulson Revive Valeant?

The hedge fund manager joined Valeant Pharmaceuticals' board of directors last week.

Opening Bell: 6.19.17

Goldman veterans are running for office again; John Paulson has nothing better to do than join Valeant's board; everyone is mad at Shakespeare; and more.

John Paulson's Outside Capital Base Crashes To Under $2 Billion

Back in 2011, after making a killing off of his infamous mortgage short, John Paulson found himself running one of the largest hedge funds on wall street with $38 billion in total capital under management, including roughly $19 billion in outside capital. Show More Summary

Opening Bell: 6.5.17

John Paulson's money could use company; ETF battles are getting intense; Canada Man mows lawn near tornado, UK Man flees terror attack with pint; and more.

Learning about nutrition from 'food porn' and online quizzes

(Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences) Harvard and Columbia researchers designed an online experiment to test how people learn about nutrition in the context of a social, online quiz.

First flat lens for immersion microscope provides alternative to centuries-old technique

(Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences) A team of researchers from the Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) has developed the first flat lens for immersion microscopy....Show More Summary

Hedge Fund Managers Don’t Always Beat the Market, but They Still Make Billions

The 25 best-paid managers earned a collective $11 billion in 2016. But some big names, like William A. Ackman and John A. Paulson, did not make the cut.

Immersion meta-lenses at visible wavelengths for nanoscale imaging

A team of researchers from the Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) has developed the first flat lens for immersion microscopy. This lens, which can be designed for any liquid, may provide a cost-effective and easy-to-manufacture alternative to the expensive, centuries-old technique of hand polishing lenses for immersion objectives.

Alaska tundra source of early-winter carbon emissions (Update)

Warmer temperatures and thawing soils may be driving an increase in emissions of carbon dioxide from Alaskan tundra to the atmosphere, particularly during the early winter, according to a new study from the Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS), NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).

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