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Gender gap in physics, engineering, computer science isn't about academic achievement: NYU study
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Gender gap in physics, engineering, computer science isn't about academic achievement: NYU study

Men, even with low high-school GPAs in math, science and low SAT scores, were reaching for PECS and math-intensive majors.

Riverdale actress Camila Mendes says she was drugged, sexually assaulted as a student in NYU
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Riverdale actress Camila Mendes says she was drugged, sexually assaulted as a student in NYU

Camila Mendes rose to fame playing Veronica Lodge on The CW series, Riverdale.

Facebook's AI division FAIR is now reportedly experimenting with robotics
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Facebook's AI division FAIR is now reportedly experimenting with robotics

Facebook's FAIR engineers are working alongside computer scientists from New York University.

Researchers find evidence that capturing photos can enhance visual memory
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Researchers find evidence that capturing photos can enhance visual memory

The researchers examined memories for specific objects, and found that participants who were able to take pictures performed better on visual memory tasks.

Indian-origin researchers develop an artificial intelligence based app to spot fake products
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Indian-origin researchers develop an artificial intelligence based app to spot fake products

Indian-origin researchers have developed a new system that uses AI algorithms and an app to distinguish genuine and fake versions of the same product.

Scientists are changing functions of living cells to redesign life forms by rewriting DNA codes
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Scientists are changing functions of living cells to redesign life forms by rewriting DNA codes

Scientists have earlier been able to make specific changes in the DNA code. Now, they're starting over and building redesigned life forms from scratch.

Video game based learning can improve the mental health of refugee kids: Research
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Video game based learning can improve the mental health of refugee kids: Research

Providing technological interventions such as digital games to children living as refugees in war-torn regions may help boost their academics as well as improve their mental health, a research has found.

Nobel Economics Prize 2016: World Bank's new chief economist Paul Romer likely winner
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Nobel Economics Prize 2016: World Bank's new chief economist Paul Romer likely winner

The World Bank's new chief economist is among those tipped to win the Nobel Economics Prize on Monday, as the awards season moves into a second week.

Hashtag activism on Twitter has triggered biggest ever push for racial justice in US, say researchers
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Hashtag activism on Twitter has triggered biggest ever push for racial justice in US, say researchers

With hashtag activism, the micro-blogging site Twitter has triggered the biggest ever push for racial justice the US has seen in decades, researchers report.

Burial vaults, skeletons found under New York University campus
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Burial vaults, skeletons found under New York University campus

Two centuries-old burial vaults discovered beneath a street in the heart of New York University's campus by workers replacing a water main were likely part of a Presbyterian church cemetery, an archaeologist said Thursday.

Salman Rushdie to join New York University journalism faculty
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Salman Rushdie to join New York University journalism faculty

Salman Rushdie will teach and advise journalism students at New York University as Distinguished Writer in Residence.

Facebook to expirement with AI in new lab
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Facebook to expirement with AI in new lab

When we think Facebook, the first few things that come to our mind in no particular order are cats, memes, couple pictures and BitStrip cartoons. However, the

LinkedIn introduces pages for universities globally
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LinkedIn introduces pages for universities globally

Landing strong and firm into the education space, LinkedIn today has announced University Pages within the professional social networking website. Using these

Chinese activist Guangcheng says he's being forced out by NYU
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Chinese activist Guangcheng says he's being forced out by NYU

Chinese dissident Chen Guangcheng, who was allowed to travel to the US after escaping from house arrest, said Monday that New York University is forcing him and his family to leave at the end of this month because of pressure from the Chinese government.