Engineers at New York University have made a discovery that could lead to Star Trek-like biosensor devices capable of flagging the barest presence of a specific virus in blood or sniffing out airborne chemical warfare agents.
We’ll pay more for the unhealthy foods we crave, and the amount we will pay gets disproportionately higher as the portions get larger, a new study shows.
Researchers have identified a previously unknown feature of human anatomy called interstitium with implications for the function of all organs, most tissues, and the mechanisms of most major diseases.
Andrew Hamilton, president of New York University, calls for an end to the "know-nothing approach" toward guns and proposes a resumption of research pertaining to gun violence.
Scientists are developing a rapid diagnostic test for the Zika virus that uses saliva.
The drop in violent crime in the United States since the 1990s coincides with an explosion of community groups, a New York University researcher says.
Researchers at New York University are tackling one of the major challenges in agriculture: How to raise healthy plants while minimizing the use of fertilizer and the leaching of fertilizer chemicals into the environment, which sometimes results.
Children exposed to 9-11 dust from the World Trade Center towers have elevated levels of artery-hardening fats in their blood, a New York University study shows.
Andrew Hamilton, president of New York University and an organic chemist, writes about the urgency and importance of the March for Science.
A team of chemists has developed a method to yield highly detailed, three-dimensional images of the insides of batteries. The technique, based on magnetic resonance imaging, offers an enhanced approach to monitor the condition of these power sources in real time.