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Researchers find male-on-male worm action is result of genetic variation

Researchers find male-on-male worm action is result of genetic variation

By Ludovica Grieco, Contributing Writer

October 14, 2015


Filed under News, University News

New study by NYU professors finds that a variation in a single gene in the Caenorhabditis elegans worm results in sexual male on male worm action.

Put Girl Scout cookies to good use in parfait

Put Girl Scout cookies to good use in parfait

March 4, 2014


Filed under Dining

Once a year Girl Scout troops across America sell coveted boxes of Girl Scout cookies. If you are a die-hard cookie lover, you do not just buy a box or two — you stock up. In celebration of Girl Scout cookie season, and for anyone who needs to use an extra box or 10 of cookies, here is a delic...

‘The Girls’ delivers haunting thrills of Hitchcock drama

‘The Girls’ delivers haunting thrills of Hitchcock drama

October 22, 2012


Filed under Arts

HBO’s “The Girl” is a terrifying look within the relationship between iconic filmmaker Alfred Hitchcock and his leading lady, Tippi Hedren — one of “the girls,” as Hitchcock insisted on calling his actresses. The film does a masterful job of setting the scene: Toby Jones plays Hitchcock and...

‘Name a Price, Pick a Subject, Get a Poem!!!’

August 26, 2012


Filed under Features

  Clickety, click, click clack. The ribbon spool adjusts and the typebars dance. Clickety, click, click. Ticking stilettos and tapping loafers collide and clash. Click, click, clack. Abigail Mott's fingers flutter over her typewriter as if tickling an instrument. And as she plays instead of ...