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process to transition two-layer graphene into diamond-hard material on impact di




by applying pressure at the nanoscale with an indenter to two layers of graphene, each one-atom thick, cuny researchers transformed the honeycombed graphene into a diamond-like material at room temperature.  credit: ella maru studioimagine a material as flexible and lightweight as foil that becomes...



cancel sarsour: the hilarious hypocrisy of the alt-right




last week, a gaggle of liberty-allergic campus crazies braved the new york rain to demand yet again that someone they don’t like be censored. they gathered outside cuny, the city university of new york, the institution that has alarmingly offered a platform to someone they don’t like, and holler...



cancel sarsour: the hilarious hypocrisy of the alt-right | down with campus cens




last week, a gaggle of liberty-allergic campus crazies braved the new york rain to demand yet again that someone they don’t like be censored. they gathered outside cuny, the city university of new york, the institution that has alarmingly offered a platform to someone they don’t like, and holler...



scientists describe origins of topographic relief on titan




fluid erosion has carved river networks in at least three bodies in our solar system in the form of water on earth and mars and liquid hydrocarbons on titan. a new report in science examines the global drainage patterns of these worlds to shed light on their geologic past.titan's landscapes look si...



team develops sustainable, high energy density battery




gautam yadav with the low cost, rechargeable high energy density battery developed at ccny's grove school of engineering.researchers at the city college of new york-based cuny energy institute announce the development of a novel low cost, rechargeable, high energy density battery that makes the wide...



ccny-based team develops sustainable, high energy density battery




researchers at the city college of new york-based cuny energy institute announce the development of a novel low cost, rechargeable, high energy density battery that makes the widespread use of solar and wind power possible in the future. it is based on manganese dioxide (mno2), an abundant, safe and...



engineers produce long lasting, energy density battery




a new generation of manganese dioxide-zinc batteries with unprecedented cycle life and energy density is the latest innovation at the city college of new york-based cuny energy institute. the discovery has made the common household battery suitable for large grid storage applications.



team develops sustainable, high energy density battery




researchers at the city college of new york-based cuny energy institute announce the development of a novel low cost, rechargeable, high energy density battery that makes the widespread use of solar and wind power possible in the future. it is based on manganese dioxide (mno2), an abundant, safe and...



memory for stimulus sequences distinguishes humans from other animals




humans possess many cognitive abilities not seen in other animals, such as a full-blown language capacity as well as reasoning and planning abilities. despite these differences, however, it has been difficult to identify specific mental capacities that distinguish humans from other animals. research...



david harvey | athens | march 20 | what’s on




the megaron plus lecture series continues on monday, march 20, with david harvey, a distinguished professor of anthropology and geography at the graduate center of the city university of new york (cuny). the lecture on “visualizing capital as value in motion” is organized in cooperation with the...



linda sarsour delivers cuny graduation speech: watch online




muslim-american activist linda sarsour will deliver the commencement address for the city university of new york school of public health on thursday — a speech that has drawn early criticism from right-wing speakers and pundits.the school's selection of sarsour — who was one of the primary organ...



nyu lands new york city's ambitious vr/ar hub




while several institutions were in the running to host the hub, nyu won out because it's already home to plenty of vr projects. cuny's lehman college in the bronx will also host a workforce development center to support the lab. city representatives had some lofty visions for where the vr and ar mar...



does social media threaten the illusion of news neutrality?




"although stricter policies are in place for journalists who directly cover topics like sports or culture," said collins, "journalists who work outside of those departments can reasonably discuss their leisurely pursuits on social media." she said that staffers should ask themselves a couple of key ...



predatory lizard enters brazil clandestinely




species native to cuba has been identified in several areas on the são paulo coast in brazil. credit: ivan pratesit all began with a photograph of a lizard posted on facebook in august 2015 by the brazilian herpetology group. it was a strange lizard that had been observed in a residential area near...



words and experience matter to surrogates making end-of-life decisions




many people do not prepare advanced directives for their end-of-life medical care, so family members must make treatment decisions on their behalf. a new study in the journal health communication reveals that both medical terminology and prior experience can influence how surrogates feel after deter...



linda sarsour: cuny commencement address sparks controversy




just over 100 students will receive diplomas at the city university of new york school of public health commencement ceremony on thursday, but the small graduation has already drawn national attention because of controversy over muslim-american activist linda sarsour, who is set to deliver the keyno...



researchers overturn wisdom regarding efficacy of next-generation dna techniques




metagenomics enables us to investigate microbial ecology at a much larger scale than ever before and sheds light upon the previously invisible diversity of microscopic life. a new study appearing in scientific reports reveals that a favored method for measuring microbial biodiversity is not as accur...



depression is on the rise in the us, especially among young teens




october 30, 2017 - depression is on the rise in the united states, according to researchers at columbia university's mailman school of public health and the cuny graduate school of public health and health policy. from 2005 to 2015, depression rose significantly among americans age 12 and older with...



scientists challenge next-generation sequencing dogma




image: this photo shows part of the research team traveling on the amazon river. view more credit: ©m. lemkenext-generation sequencing--the ability to sequence millions or billions of small fragments of dna in parallel--has revolutionized the biological sciences, playing an essential role in ever...



industry, academic partners team up to fight fake news




the news integrity initiative will launch with $14 million from facebook, the ford foundation, mozilla and others will work to combat the spread of "fake news" and improve public understanding of journalisma global alliance of tech industry and academic organizations unveiled plans on monday to work...



city college engineers produce long lasting, energy density battery




a new generation of manganese dioxide-zinc batteries with unprecedented cycle life and energy density is the latest innovation at the city college of new york-based cuny energy institute. the discovery has made the common household battery suitable for large grid storage applications.city college se...



red-bellied lemurs maintain gut health through touching and 'huddling' each othe




red-bellied lemur in the trees of madagascar. credit: avery lane, university of helsinkiscientists have found a direct link between physical contact and gut bacteria in red-bellied lemurs. likely passed through 'huddling' behaviour and touch, the findings suggest implications for human health. the u...



researchers describe neural mechanisms for gregariousness and monogamy in zebra




how do gregarious songbirds such as zebra finches, where both males and females live in close proximity and where females may be attracted by the songs of many potential suitors, sustain monogamy? a new study appearing in elife sheds light on how males have evolved a high tolerance to birdsong while...



researchers describe neural mechanisms for gregariousness and monogamy in zebra




a pair of zebra finches at bird kingdom, niagara falls, ontario, canada. credit: wikipediahow do gregarious songbirds such as zebra finches, where both males and females live in close proximity and where females may be attracted by the songs of many potential suitors, sustain monogamy? a new study a...



ccny study reveals power supply might not be as vulnerable to climate change as




here's a bit of surprising news. a closer look at how climate change could impact our power supply shows that america's infrastructure might be more adaptable than scientists anticipated.the results appear in a paper published in nature climate change by ariel miara, a phd candidate in the city coll...