Genome analysis reveals that North African date palms are a hybrid between cultivated date palms from the Middle East and a different, wild species of palm that grows on the island of Crete and in small areas of Southern Turkey.
A small percentage of Americans, less than 9 percent, shared links to so-called “fake news” sites on Facebook during the 2016 presidential election campaign, but this behavior was disproportionately common among people over the age of 65.
A team of scientists has developed a method that yields, for the first time, visualization of a gene amplifications and deletions known as copy number variants in single cells.
A pair of economists suggest a new way to alleviate the problem of collusion in public procurement auctions: establish price floors for the contracted work.
Newly released research paper by Vincent Guilamo-Ramos provides evidence of the important role of fathers in promoting consistent and correct condom use among male adolescents.
A team of NYU researchers has solved a longstanding puzzle of how to build ultra-sensitive, ultra-small electrochemical sensors with homogenous and predictable properties by discovering how to engineer graphene structure on an atomic level.
A new study finds bias against both women and girls for jobs or activities requiring intellectual ability. The research underscores the pervasiveness of gender bias, held even among females, in both adults and young children.
Most Nurses Have Positive Perspective on Workplaces, But Also Feel Understaffed and Lacking Support
“Clearly, increased fares and congestion pricing are insufficient to deal with the long-term financial needs of the subway system,” the new report states.
New research, by NYU Steinhardt Professor of Cognitive Psychology Clancy Blair and his colleagues, finds that infants and toddlers in low-income, rural areas may be at higher risk for second- and third-hand smoke than previously reported.