A genetic analysis of a melon found in Sudan may point to the wild fruit that gave rise to one of summertime’s sweetest treats.
About 4,300 years ago, someone drew a melon on
the wall of a tomb in Egypt. It’s big, fat, green and generously striped:
When it came to the time-consuming operation of identifying ceramic fragments, researchers discovered that a deep-learning model was just as accurate as four human specialists and significantly more efficient.
The arduous task of categorizing pieces of pottery into subtypes is an important part of an archaeologist's
He can see objects thanks to light-activated proteins implanted in eye nerve cells and special eyewear.
A blind man has gained some vision thanks to a novel sort of gene therapy that rewires nerve cells in the eye.The 58-year-old guy suffers from retinitis pigmentosa, a hereditary
Targeting large pickup trucks and SUVs, a New York bill proposes a safety rating system that would rank vehicles on the dangers they pose to pedestrians and cyclists.
A bill in
the New York State senate would establish a statewide pedestrian and cyclist
vehicle safety rating system — the first of its
Phillips' esteemed Head of Watches in New York, Paul Boutros, answers the one big question: which vintage timepieces from the pop era should you buy?
As someone who both grew up during the 1980s and fell in love with watches back then, I was excited to see the '80s
Jam City Inc., the developer behind mobile game Cookie Jam and Disney Pop Town, has agreed to go public in a reverse merger with a blank-check company, according to people with knowledge of the matter.
As part of the transaction, Jam City is acquiring Montreal-based game
New York will lose a congressional seat next year because of a 92-year-old law rooted in fears over African-Americans and immigrants gaining too much political power.
Empire State came up short in the latest Census count by just 89 people,
joining six other states as losers in
Three New York boutique advisory firms -- Allen & Co., LionTree LLC and Perella Weinberg Partners -- are among those in line for chunky fees after joining Wall Street’s big guns on the year’s largest deal.
AT&T Inc. said Monday it will merge its WarnerMedia business with Discovery Inc. The deal, first reported by Bloomberg News, values
The Environmental Protection Agency ordered the shutdown of a U.S. Virgin Island refinery that historically was positioned as a key fuel source for the East Coast due to public health concerns.
The 200,000-barrel-a-day Limetree Bay refinery in St. Croix is required to pause operations after repeated