The Cretaceous-Tertiary Mass Extinction
Attend a Harvard Museum of Natural History lecture on Tuesday, February 3 at 6:00 pm, with Mark Richards, Professor of Earth and Planetary Science, University of California at Berkeley. He will discuss how ongoing research is shedding new light on the true cause(s) of the Cretaceous-Tertiary mass extinction.
From the Nile to the Euphrates
The Harvard Semitic Museum's newest exhibition, From the Nile to the Euphrates: Creating the Harvard Semitic, celebrates the vision of Professor David Gordon Lyon, the museum's founder and first director. Today, the museum has grown through its acquisitions and sponsored archaeological excavations to house more than 40,000 Near Eastern artifacts.