News

07/07/2014
For the first time, researchers have discovered that disease-causing mutations in mitochondrial DNA are common in healthy individuals.
07/07/2014
Peer pressure shapes our attitudes toward certain foods and food ingredients, a Cornell study finds.
07/02/2014
Geoffrey V. Chester, professor emeritus of physics and dean emeritus of Cornell's College of Arts and Sciences, died June 27 at age 86.
07/02/2014
The Research Navigator Initiative workshop brought together faculty with extension educators to talk about new ways to perform and use research June 25-26.
07/01/2014
Popples, an apple-flavored treat created by Cornell food science students, earned first place in the national Institute of Food Technologists product development competition held in New Orleans June 27.
06/30/2014
About 40 percent of the oil and gas wells in parts of the Marcellus shale region will likely leak methane, says a Cornell-led research team that examined well records in Pennsylvania.
06/30/2014
In a new paper, assistant professor of animal science Vimal Selvaraj provides further proof that the textbooks are wrong when it comes to the translocator protein.
06/27/2014
For the ever-shrinking transistor, there may be a new game in town. Cornell researchers have demonstrated promising electronic performance from a semiconducting compound called molybdenum sulfide.
06/26/2014
Cornell researchers have identified a type of immune system cell that prevents a patient’s body from attacking donor cells after a bone marrow transplant.
06/26/2014
CUAir took first in flight/mission and second place overall at the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International’s 12th annual Student Unmanned Aerial Systems competition, June 18-22.