The Creative Writing Program’s Spring 2019 Reading Series continues in March with events featuring Gary Shteyngart (March 7), Brenda Hillman (March 8), and Morgan Parker (March 14)
A team of researchers from NYU’s Public Safety Lab will use data science techniques to study the impacts of pretrial detention in more than 1,000 U.S. counties—including many rural counties that have remained largely unstudied.
Historian David Levering Lewis, a two-time Pulitzer-Prize-winning author, will discuss the legacy of businessman-turned-presidential-candidate Wendell Willkie on Tues., March 5.
Millennials’ recognition of songs from the 1960s through the 1990s is relatively stable over this 40-year period, a team of researchers has found.
Asking young girls to “do science” leads them to show greater persistence in science activities than does asking them to “be scientists,” finds a new psychology study.
Norbert S. Baer, Hagop Kevorkian Professor of Conservation at NYU’s Institute of Fine Arts’ Conservation Center, will retire at the end of the 2019 spring semester after 50 years.
A team of mathematicians has determined the ideal wing shape for fast flapping flight—a discovery that offers promise for better methods for harvesting energy from water as well as for enhancing air speed.
Separate skeletons suggested to be from different early hominin species are, in fact, from the same species, a team of anthropologists has concluded.