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Stabilizing Molecule Could Pave Way for Lithium-Air Fuel Cell

Lithium-oxygen fuel cells boast energy density levels comparable to fossil fuels and are thus seen as a promising candidate for future transportation-related energy needs.
26-Apr-2017 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

New Data Unearths Pesticide Peril in Beehives


Honeybees – employed to pollinate crops during the blooming season – encounter danger due to lingering and wandering pesticides, according to a new Cornell University study that analyzed the bee’s own food.
20-Apr-2017 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Eye Expressions Offer a Glimpse Into the Evolution of Emotion


New research by Adam Anderson, professor of human development at Cornell University’s College of Human Ecology, reveals why the eyes offer a window into the soul. According to the recent study, in Psychological Science, we interpret a...
17-Apr-2017 3:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Former VP Joe Biden to Deliver Senior Convocation Address at Cornell May 27

Vice President Joe Biden will give the keynote address at this year’s Senior Convocation, Saturday, May 27, during Cornell’s 149th Commencement Weekend.
13-Apr-2017 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Did You Catch That? Robot’s Speed of Light Communication Could Protect You From Danger


If you were monitoring a security camera and saw someone set down a backpack and walk away, you might pay special attention – especially if you had been alerted to watch that particular person. According to Cornell University researchers, this...
11-Apr-2017 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Group Works Toward Devising Next-Gen Superconductor


A team led by physics associate professor Eun-Ah Kim of Cornell has proposed a topological superconductor made from an ultrathin transition metal dichalcogenide that is a step toward quantum computing.
11-Apr-2017 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Breakthrough Telescope to Map Origins of Stars, Galaxies and the ‘Cosmic Dawn’


A unique and powerful telescope capable of mapping the sky at submillimeter and millimeter wavelengths is headed to South America. With a slated completion date of 2021, the 6-meter aperture telescope, Cerro Chajnantor Atacama Telescope-prime...
5-Apr-2017 7:25 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Set Strawberry Alarm Clock for Post-Apple Bloom

Growers who time their strawberries to bloom just after apples do can reap a better harvest, according to new Cornell University research.
4-Apr-2017 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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