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Scarecrow Gene Helps Plants in Dry Climates

Gene found that is currently repressed in most plant leaves that has the potential to grow crops 50 percent more efficiently in dry climates...

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Arctic Vegetation Spread Could Boost Climate Change

Changes in Arctic vegetation due to climate change have probably been underestimated, according to a new computer analysis...

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Students Debate Potential Benefits, Risks of Divestment on Cornell

Representatives from Cornell KyotoNow! argued in favor of divestment, while the Cornell Republicans argued against divestment...

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Students Connect Belize Classrooms, Gardens, Communities

Twelve Cornell students enriched a community through garden-based learning when they traveled to Belize over spring break...

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Classes Use Energy Dashboard to Study Conservation

Thanks to a new online dashboard, facilities staff, students, and professors can view real-time data on water and energy consumption...

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Shoals Marine Laboratory Prepping for New 'Green' Season

Re-conditioned wind turbine blades, solar panels, and an efficient reach-in cooler are making their way to the island...

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Expo Features Flyers, Hoverers, Soarers and Wind Catchers

The first Aeronautics/Alternative Energy Expo helped raise awareness about alternative energy and aeronautics...

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Student Founds Sustainable Seafood Program

Katharine Leigh ’15 has founded Green Catch: Sustaining the Blue by Catching Green, which conducts education and outreach on campus and in the community..

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Skorton: Cornell Will Not Divest in ‘Immediate’ Future

Skorton’s response came as a disappointment to some students...