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Ladino is seeing a virtual renaissance thanks to Zoom

Ladino is seeing a virtual renaissance thanks to Zoom

Published Mar 29, 2021

Online courses led by Bryan Kirschen of Binghamton University and others have contributed to a virtual Ladino renaissance, The Forward reports. Read more

The hidden fingerprint inside your photos

The hidden fingerprint inside your photos

Published Mar 29, 2021

Binghamton scholar Jessica Fridrich and other experts explain the “fingerprint” and other details hidden inside your photos in this BBC Future story. Read more

Neanderthals could hear and make the same sounds as humans, new research suggests

Neanderthals could hear and make the same sounds as humans, new research suggests

Published Mar 2, 2021

Neanderthals, our closest ancestors, could have produced the same sounds as humans today, according to a new study from Binghamton anthropologist Rolf Quam and his colleagues, CNN reports. Read more

Children Are Consuming Hand Sanitizer. Here’s How to Keep Them Safe.

Children Are Consuming Hand Sanitizer. Here’s How to Keep Them Safe.

Published Mar 2, 2021

Parents should store hand sanitizer like they do medications, Binghamton’s William Eggleston tells The New York Times.  Read more

Don’t crush that ant — it could plant a wildflower

Don’t crush that ant — it could plant a wildflower

Published Aug 13, 2020

Researchers, including Binghamton biologist Kirsten Prior, discussed the ant-seed relationship at the annual meeting of the Ecological Society of America, Science magazine reports. Read more

What should replace disputed memorials?

What should replace disputed memorials?

Published Aug 4, 2020

Confederate monuments and other disputed memorials have come down in cities across America. What should take their place? Binghamton historian Anne C. Bailey and others share their views with TIME magazine. Read more

What drives social behavior during the pandemic?

What drives social behavior during the pandemic?

Published Aug 4, 2020

NPR speaks with Binghamton University economist Plamen Nikolov about how the pandemic is altering the way we behave. Read more