Encouraging children “to help,” rather than asking them to “be helpers,” can instill persistence as they work to fulfill daily tasks that are difficult to complete, finds a new psychology study.
Physicists have created new techniques that deploy machine learning as a means to significantly improve data analysis for the Large Hadron Collider.
A team of scientists has uncovered the neural processes mice use to ignore their own footsteps, a discovery that offers new insights into how we learn to speak and play music.
A team of researchers has uncovered the distinct computations that occur when we switch between different languages, a finding that provides new insights into the nature of bilingualism.
NYU's assistance vice president for sustainability describes how institutions and individuals can help reduce their collective carbon footprints.
Principles of game theory offer new ways of understanding genetic behavior, a pair of researchers has concluded in a new analysis.
In this series, we turn to NYU faculty—specialists in their fields—to address the general questions that we all encounter as we move through the world.
New York University researchers have identified visual-acoustic biofeedback as a new tool to assist in voice modification therapy for transgender women.
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A team of scientists has uncovered a neurological synergy that occurs in visual adaptation, a phenomenon in which perception is altered by prolonged exposure to a stimulus.
NYU will be part of a National Science Foundation-backed coalition that will create next-generation cyberinfrastructure to support high-energy physics research.