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Bacteria-Coated Nanofiber Electrodes Clean Pollutants in Wastewater

Cornell University materials scientists and bioelectrochemical engineers may have created an innovative, cost-competitive electrode material for cleaning pollutants in wastewater.
28-Jun-2017 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Tiny Mite Takes a Major Bite Out of NYS Honeybee Population, Threatens Fruit and Vegetable Crops

A tiny mite is causing major problems for New York’s honeybee population and is threatening the fruit and vegetable crops that are a major part of the state’s agriculture industry.
28-Jun-2017 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Rising Seas Could Result in 2 Billion Refugees by 2100

In the year 2100, 2 billion people – about one-fifth of the world’s population – could become climate change refugees due to rising ocean levels. Those who once lived on coastlines will face displacement and resettlement bottlenecks as they...
26-Jun-2017 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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

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