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Climate Change Label Leads to Climate Science Acceptance

In the heels of President Donald Trump’s decision to pull the United States out of the Paris climate agreement, a new Cornell University study finds that labels matter when it comes to acceptance of climate science.
21-Jun-2017 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Name That Tasty Table Grape, New From Cornell

Big on flavor, aroma and size, Cornell University’s newest grape lacks one defining feature: a name. Grape breeder Bruce Reisch spent years developing the grape, and now he’s offering the public the chance to name it.
20-Jun-2017 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Transforming Last Night’s Leftovers Into Green Energy

In a classic tale of turning trash into treasure, two different processes soon may be the favored dynamic duo to turn food waste into green energy, according to a new Cornell University-led study.
19-Jun-2017 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Kate Walsh Named Dean of School of Hotel Administration at Cornell

Kate Walsh, MPS ’90, has been named the seventh dean of the School of Hotel Administration, Provost Michael Kotlikoff announced June 16. She is the first female dean of the Hotel School and the second alumnus to lead it.
16-Jun-2017 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Frederick Burgess Appointed VP for Infrastructure, Properties and Planning at Cornell University

Frederick Burgess, recently the commanding officer of Naval Facilities Engineering Command in Washington, D.C., has been named vice president for infrastructure, properties and planning (IPP) at Cornell.
15-Jun-2017 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Cornell Cubesat Wins Ride Into Space with NASA in 2019


Cornell’s Cislunar Explorers won the final ground competition and is one of three teams selected by NASA’s Space Technology Mission Directorate to have their spacecraft launched onboard the agency’s newest rocket, the Space Launch System...
15-Jun-2017 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

The Future of Our Cities: Engineers Test Resilient, Intelligent Infrastructure

Engineers at the Cornell Geotechnical Lifelines Large-Scale Testing Facility tested several advanced sensors developed by researchers at the University of California, Berkeley, and the University of Cambridge Centre for Smart Infrastructure and...
14-Jun-2017 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

E. Coli Bacteria's Defense Secret Revealed


By tagging a cell’s proteins with fluorescent beacons, Cornell University researchers have found out how E. coli bacteria defend themselves against antibiotics and other poisons. Probably not good news for the bacteria.
13-Jun-2017 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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