Mon, 20 Feb 2017 14:02:06 ESTYimon Aye and Rob Shepherd have both been awarded Office of Naval Research Young Investigator Program awards, given annually to early-career academic scientists and researchers to support their work.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 10:02:56 ESTWeill Cornell Medicine has entered into an agreement with Tahoe Investment Group to assist in the development of an international hospital in Shanghai, China.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 16:02:00 ESTLast fall the Cornell Senior Leaders Climate Action Group submitted its report exploring heating and energy options for the Ithaca campus to achieve carbon neutrality by 2035. Here, Provost Kotlikoff discusses the university's next steps.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 15:02:00 ESTThe Ithaca Medical Education Program brings Weill Cornell Medicine residents upstate for hands-on clinical experience and exposure to rural medical practice.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 14:02:00 ESTSeagrass meadows can reduce bacterial exposure for corals, other sea creatures and humans, according to new research in Science Feb. 16.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 12:02:00 ESTJamol Pender, assistant professor in Cornell’s School of Operations Research and Information Engineering, collaborated with Cornell colleagues to determine how we choose which line to wait in.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 12:02:00 ESTStudents shared their experiences with local community service as part of the Office of Undergraduate Biology's Service Leaders Showcase Feb. 9 in Corson Mudd Hall.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 10:02:20 ESTParfait Eloundou-Enyegue, professor and chair of the Department of Development Sociology, joins a group of 15 experts Feb. 21 to start drafting the U.N.'s 2019 Global Sustainable Development Report.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 17:02:03 ESTCornell engineers have demonstrated a novel method to accurately monitor topside icing in seafaring ships using a combination of applied mathematics and computational mechanics.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 16:02:30 ESTScalp cooling can lessen some chemotherapy-induced hair loss in breast cancer patients, according to a new study from Weill Cornell Medicine and the University of California, San Francisco.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 12:02:20 ESTNewborns in neonatal intensive care units require lots of love. So when doctors put babies – and their families – into private hospital rooms, it may seem expensive. But in private rooms, babies heal faster.
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 13:02:31 ESTDarrell Schlom, the Herbert Fisk Johnson Professor of Industrial Chemistry in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, has been elected a member of the National Academy of Engineering.
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 11:02:00 ESTEmeritus professor of physics Kurt Gottfried has been honored by the American Association for the Advancement of Science with its Scientific Freedom and Responsibility Award.
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 10:02:00 ESTA new study analyzed close to 4,500 maize varieties bred and grown by farmers from 35 countries in the Americas to identify more than 1,000 genes driving large-scale adaptation to the environment.
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 12:02:18 ESTVivian Zayas, associate professor of psychology, and colleagues finds that the closer to Valentine's Day we get, the more chocolates – and red roses – spell out l-o-v-e.
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 10:02:56 ESTCornell researchers find that women are underrepresented in the highest-prestige doctoral programs resulting in significant consequences for gender inequality in career outcomes.
Thu, 09 Feb 2017 14:02:53 ESTThe Dairy Foods Extension team received the inaugural Food Safety Leadership Award from the International Dairy Foods Association Jan. 30 for the team's work to enhance food safety.
Thu, 09 Feb 2017 14:02:00 ESTWeill Cornell Medicine's new Center for Comprehensive Spine Care exemplifies a different philosophy, offering patients centralized, multidisciplinary care in one building.
Thu, 09 Feb 2017 13:02:49 ESTResearch published Feb. 8 in Science Translational Medicine helps explain the connection between Crohn's disease and arthritis.
Thu, 09 Feb 2017 13:02:26 ESTFinding new ways to study cancer and how it spreads is the goal of the Center on the Physics of Cancer Metabolism, a new translational research program between the College of Engineering and Weill Cornell Medicine.
Wed, 08 Feb 2017 10:02:28 ESTSeth M. Siegel, author of Let There Be Water: Israel's Solution for a Water-Starved World, discussed spreading awareness of the global water problem before it becomes a humanitarian crisis Feb. 6.
Tue, 07 Feb 2017 15:02:16 ESTEva Tardos, the Jacob Gould Schurman Professor of Computer Science, has been selected as the 2017 recipient of the European Association for Theoretical Computer Science Award.
Tue, 07 Feb 2017 09:02:49 ESTKaren Pinkus, professor of Romance studies and comparative literature, has written Fuel: A Speculative Dictionary, to scramble our thinking about fuel as distinct from energy.
Mon, 06 Feb 2017 17:02:00 ESTThe Cornell Center for Materials Research JumpStart program announced funding for six companies to participate in university collaborations.
Mon, 06 Feb 2017 15:02:00 ESTFor years, scientists had believed that Mars' carbon dioxide-filled atmosphere helped melt the planet's bountiful ice into flowing rivers, streams and ponds billions of years ago. Now there is doubt.