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Join Harvard Professor Gregory Nagy on a 24-“Hour” journey that lasts a lifetime, and learn how the heroes of ancient Greece can help us to understand and reflect upon modern cultures. Study alongside Harvard students in this MOOC that mirrors and engages with the on-campus Harvard class. The Ancient Greek Hero in 24 Hours (also known as HeroesX) is a HarvardX MOOC that introduces participants to the literature...

Read More about Harvard’s HeroesX MOOC: Ancient Greek Heroes and Modern Community

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“Maybe you came here for the science. Or maybe you just came because you heard ice cream!” said Bill Yosses, former White House Pastry Chef, and one of the lead presenters at a recent HarvardX for Allston event at the Harvard Ed Portal in Allston. But came they did. Yosses led a special hands-on demonstration to illuminate concepts learners are studying in the HarvardX Science & Cooking:...

Read More about I Scream, You Scream… The Science of Ice Cream

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Whether you are looking to pick up a new book for the end of summer, understand the global economy, or learn more about your favorite superheroes, edX has the course for you. Check out these new offerings starting this week and enroll in one that interests you today! Mukta Ghorpadey

Posted in: Learner News

This summer, learners from across the globe are challenging themselves on edX, learning new skills and exploring new subjects through Summer Learning @ edX. Seasons may change, but there is still always more to learn! Over the coming weeks, we will be transitioning from Summer Learning to our Back to School blog series. From the college admissions process to in-demand career skills, this series will...

Read More about Back to School: Start Fall the “Write” Way!

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Whether you are interested in reading the renowned poetry of Emily Dickinson, learning how things move, or understanding the key concepts of ecology in preparation for the AP* exam, we have just what you are looking for at edX. Check out the exciting courses starting next week, and register today! * Advanced Placement and AP are registered trademarks of the College Board, which was not involved in...

Read More about Poetry, mathematics, and more on edX this week!

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Have you ever wondered how the future of robotics will affect our everyday lives? Or why we have certain personality traits? Do you want to know more about the Jury process, or DNA replication? Check out a few of the courses starting next week on edX!

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