Cornell University

University says prominent food researcher committed academic misconduct

Brian Wansink will retire at the end of the academic year, according to Cornell University.<p>Food psychologist Brian Wansink has submitted his …

Medical Journals

A disturbing 1995 prediction by Carl Sagan accurately describes America of today

Astronomer Carl Sagan was a great science communicator, most widely known for the original "Cosmos" television series. He was also a prolific writer …

Carl Sagan

Medical journal retracts six articles from Cornell University professor

Health news<p>CHICAGO — A leading medical journal has retracted six food research articles by a Cornell University marketing professor, saying the results can't be verified.<p>The papers under question include a 2005 study that said people eat more when served food in large bowls and a 2013 article that …

Medical Journals

Cornell Student Orientation Leaders Were Given Packets Surrounding Privilege And Oppression

1:00 PM 09/20/2018<p>Cornell University student leaders were given packets about privilege and oppression, from race to sexual orientation to …

Conservative View

TINY cancer detection device proves effective in Uganda testing

About half the size of a lunch box, the Tiny Isothermal Nucleic acid quantification sYstem (or TINY) has shown promise as a point-of-care detector of …

Sub-Saharan Africa

The sleep app Pzizz that made The Queen of England laugh, with Rockwell Shah

After graduating from Cornell University in Economics, Rockwell Shah spent 10 years working his way up from being a tech support agent to the …

Queen Elizabeth II

Readers reveal their favorite Finger Lakes destinations including Watkins Glen State Park, Sampson Naval and Air Force Museum, Glenn H. Curtiss Aviation Museum, free camping in Finger Lakes and Sugar Hill State Forests, and wineries, breweries, and distilleries galore! In 2013, Angela and I went on a truck camping adventure through New York’s Finger Lakes […]

Readers reveal their favorite Finger Lakes destinations including Watkins Glen State Park, Sampson Naval and Air Force Museum, Glenn H. Curtiss …

Finger Lakes

A Definitive List of the Best U.S. Architecture Schools 2019

Earlier this month, we published the results of DesignIntelligence’s annual ranking of U.S. architecture schools, listing the top Undergraduate and …

Syracuse University

CWHL

Calgary, Alta – Sept. 17, 2018 – With a busy off season, the Calgary Inferno look ahead to the starting season with excitement and anticipation. The …

CWHL

Americans Get Lots of Government Money, And They Still Hate Washington

Why do so many Americans ignore their hip pocket? Portions of the country where citizens are increasingly dependent on government programs, like …

Kentucky

Calorie counts on restaurant menus have customers ordering less

Researchers conducted a randomized experiment and found that diners at full service restaurants whose menus listed calories ordered meals with 3 …

Customers

Study: Ames, Iowa is No. 2 most livable college town

Sep 12, 2018<p>This will come as no surprise to residents of Ames, but the city has been named one of the 10 Best College Towns in the …

Iowa

Cornell University: Seven Projects Will Receive 2018 Digitization Grants (Digital Collections in Arts and Sciences)

Seasoned documents and artifacts are starting fresh digital lives through the Grants Program for Digital Collections in Arts and Sciences, which is …

Humanities

India gets its first railway varsity, offers two undergraduate courses

The institute is funded by Ministry of Railways and has international partnerships with revered international institutions.

Business Administration

Device to corral viable sperm may speed IVF process

For couples hoping for a baby via in vitro fertilization, chances have improved. A process that once took hours now takes minutes: scientists have …

IVF

Karen Levy

Karen Levy, New Arizona Fellow, will spend her fellowship year writing her book, <i>Data Driven: Truckers and the New Workplace Surveillance</i>, which …

Indiana University

Does neuroscience hold the key to understanding the criminal mind?

A new study shows a difference between how risk is cognitively processed by self-reported law-abiding citizens and self-reported lawbreakers, …

Neuroscience

Image - True-Color Image of Mars

About this image<p>This "true-color" image of Mars shows the planet as it would look to human eyes. It is clearly more earth-toned than usually depicted …

Astronomy

Women mark enrollment milestone at Cornell Engineering

ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) - The Cornell University College of Engineering says it now enrolls equal numbers of undergraduate women and men.<p>The college says …

College & University

Stamford EMS Assists Those Who Save Animals

Stamford EMS worked fast to help Cornell University Veterinary Specialists maintain the health of the animals in their care.<p>When Cornell University …

Veterinary Medicine

Using physics to predict crowd behavior

Electrons whizzing around each other and humans crammed together at a political rally don't seem to have much in common, but researchers are …

Physics

Paul Pfeiffer Named Cornell University Teiger Mentor in the Arts

Paul Pfeiffer.<p>COURTESY CORNELL UNIVERSITY<p>Cornell University has named digital media artist Paul Pfeiffer as the Teiger Mentor in the Arts for the …

College & University

Drought, groundwater loss sinks California land at alarming rate

The San Joaquin Valley in central California, like many other regions in the western United States, faces drought and ongoing groundwater extraction, …

Water

Catalog Page for PIA04995

<b>PIA04995: First Color Image from Spirit</b><p> Target Name: <p> Is a satellite of: <p> Spacecraft: <p> Instrument: <p> Product Size: <p><b>3498 x 3851 pixels (w x h)</b><p> Produced …

Mars Rover

Tree swallow study: Stressful events have long-term health impacts

Little is known about how brief yet acute stressors -- such as war, natural disasters and terror attacks -- affect those exposed to them, though …

Natural Disasters

From farm to fridge: Milk carton 'sell-by' dates may become more precise

The 'sell-by' and 'best-by' dates on milk cartons may soon become more meaningful and accurate. Food scientists have created a new predictive model …

Cornell University

August 24, 2018: The Government-Citizen Disconnect

Cornell University

Tesla’s Regulatory Issues And Twitter Fiasco (Radio)

Robert Hockett, Professor at Cornell University Law School, discusses Tesla’s issues with regulations and seeking Morgan Stanley’s help. He speaks …

Administrative Law

Publisher Correction: Social learning strategies for matters of taste

Affiliations<p>Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA<p>Pantelis P. Analytis<p>Linköping University, Linköping, Sweden<p>Daniel Barkoczi<p>Max Planck Institute for …

Cornell University

Metal in the air really messes with ocean life

Trace metals in the atmosphere have a hefty impact on marine life, according to a new paper.<p>The sources of these aerosol particles include volcanoes, …

Environment