Map: How The Coronavirus Moved Around NYC During The First Wave
A new study shows Queens as a top transmission hub for the virus last spring, most likely due to less health surveillance being available for the borough's essential workforce.
May 20, 2021 2:00 PM
How Coronavirus Variants Are Tracked: A Tour Inside NYC’s Genome Labs
How scientists track small—and big—changes in the coronavirus.
Updated: Mar 31, 2021 6:28 PM
More Children In NY State Have Lost Parents Due To COVID-19 Than The 9/11 Attacks
A new study measures the horrible toll of the pandemic on New York's children.
Sep 30, 2020 11:26 AM
A Q&A With An NYC Scientist Working To Help Find A Coronavirus Breakthrough
The race to find treatments and a vaccine typically begins with creating a clone of the virus.
May 13, 2020 3:28 PM
Don't Count On Summer To Curb Coronavirus, Experts Warn
Australia and Iran are "experiencing rapid virus spread" despite their warm temperatures.
Apr 9, 2020 1:22 PM
Fired Brooklyn College Professor Says CUNY Wrongly Seized Decades Of His Research
Joseph Wilson states in a lawsuit that his former employer misplaced years of his research.
Updated: Feb 27, 2019 4:55 PM
How To Avoid Renting A Deathtrap: A NYC Apartment Hunter's Guide
INSIDE: What the listing websites DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW.
Updated: Oct 25, 2016 2:36 PM
AMNH Scientist Kills Mysterious Island Bird For Research
An American Museum of Natural History researcher has, ahem, ruffled a few feathers after he went ahead and killed a rare bird in the name of research.
Updated: Oct 13, 2015 2:07 PM
Arts & Entertainment
Study Shows Rom Coms Mess With Our Hearts, Brains
Do you suffer from Rom Com Brain?
Updated: Jun 23, 2014 12:52 PM
Is This The Subway Car Design Of The Future?
Researchers from the NYC Transit Authority observed straphangers over three weeks last year to glean insights into the seating and standing behavior of subway riders.
Updated: Apr 13, 2013 6:31 PM
JFK #1 U.S. Airport For Diseases Looking To Go Viral, Says Science
When it comes to the ability to spread diseases worldwide, New York's very own little piece of transportation hell, JFK, is number one!
Updated: Jul 27, 2012 10:50 AM
Waitresses With Red Lips Earn More $$$, Says Science
According to a recent French study, waitresses who wear red lipstick make more tips.
Updated: May 12, 2012 3:12 PM
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