by Kathy Fennessy The parade of projects featuring Parks and Recreation alumni continues with British filmmaker Sophie Goodhart's directorial debut, an expansion of her 2003 New York University short. Ohio-based brothers Robbie (Adam...Show More Summary
“Whatever we find out, that is what nature chose,” Kyle Cranmer, a physics professor at New York University, told Brian Resnick at VOX. "It’s a good attitude to have when your field yields great disappointments." For most of 2015, evidence...
A 21-year-old New York University student was raped by a cabbie early Saturday after a night out with friends in Manhattan, police said Tuesday. The victim was out partying at Tavern29 in Murray Hill before hailing a cab about a block away at E. 29th Street between Fifth Avenue and Madison sometime between midnight and...
A cab driver raped a 21-year-old New York University student over the weekend, officials said.
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump claims that crime is “ out of control.” As with most of what Trump says, the evidence isn’t really there. A preliminary analysis released Monday by New York University’s Brennan Center for Justice projects that crime rates will remain near an all-time low in 2016. Show More Summary
(New York University) A misunderstanding of how the certain parts of the brain function has hampered the creation of pharmaceuticals to effectively address fear and anxiety disorders, a pair of researchers has concluded.
Science fiction is becoming reality. In 1931, science fiction author E.E. Smith coined the term “tractor beam” and the concept continued to be used on Star Trek. Physicists at New York University and NASA’s Goddard Space Center are turning fiction into reality. They are developing tractor beams...
(University of Utah) Computer scientists from the University of Utah will be working with researchers from New York University's Tandon School of Engineering and the American Museum of Natural History (AMNH) to develop OpenSpace, anShow More Summary
Leonore Tiefer is Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the New York University School of Medicine and the Albert Einstein College of Medicine with an international reputation as a lecturer, author, activist and theorist in the field of sexuality. Show More Summary
New York University biologist Elodie Ghedin will study the host response to Zika virus infections under a $1 million grant from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases.
Housing rates at New York University, home to over 5,000 international students from 130 countries, have remained largely unchanged over the past two years. For most types of housing facilities, the housing rates have been increased by $10-$20 per academic year and per semester in 2016-17 compared to the previous year. Show More Summary
A group of incoming New York University students got a lesson in tree care courtesy of the city’s Parks Department Wednesday.
The National Institutes of Health have awarded Dr. Evgeny Pavlov, assistant professor of basic science and craniofacial biology at the New York University College of Dentistry, a $1.8M, five-year grant to study the phenomenon known as the "Mitochondrial Permeability Transition" to prevent strokes and heart attacks.
Like any innovator, Sydney Skybetter defies stereotyping. Trained at Interlochen Arts Academy and New York University's Tisch School of the Arts Skybetter could roughly be described as a choreographer, curator and consultant, catalyzing innovation inside organizations ranging fromThe National Ballet of Canada to The DeVos Institute / Bloomberg Philanthropies to [...]
Filmmaker Joshua Marston grew up in Beverly Hills and earned his masters of fine arts in film at New York University's Tisch School of the Arts in 1998. Six years later he made his feature debut in... To view the full story, click the title link.
To remember events in the order they occur, the brain's neurons function in a coordinated way that is akin to a symphony, a team of New York University scientists has found. Their findings offer new insights into how we recall information and point to factors that may disrupt certain types of memories. read more
Debate is swirling around a course offered at the State University of New York at Binghamton (BU), instructing its students to “Stop White People.”
Peer pressure is a proven social motivator, and seeing a friend or colleague succeed at a task can boost individual effort. Researchers at the New York University Tandon School of Engineering probed this decidedly human attribute --Show More Summary
As if his late-night drumming exploits and professorship at New York University weren't keeping him busy enough, Pandora has announced that Questlove is joining the music streaming service in a new dual role. He'll be hosting a weekly three-hour radio program called Questlove Supreme, set to debut on September 7, which will ... More »
The educational community was rocked by the recent filing of class action complaints against Massachusetts Institute of Technology, New York University, Yale University, Duke University, Vanderbilt University and Johns Hopkins University. Show More Summary