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United Nations Officials Brief Cornell Students on New Global Tasks

Exclusive symposium designed for Cornell students, officials from UN detailed new 15-year initiative on battling climate change worldwide...

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Public Warmer on 'Climate Change' than 'Global Warming'

The American public responds differently to questions about “climate change” and “global warming” – even while the media often conflate the two...

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"Megadrought' Likely for Western U.S. by End of Century

A “megadrought” likely will occur late in this century, and it could last for three decades...

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Op Ed Working Towards Cornell’s Carbon-Free Future

President Skorton released a report outlining steps the University must take to become carbon neutral by 2035...

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Queen Elizabeth to Honor Student for Climate Change Work

A graduate student in the Cornell Institute for Public Affairs will receive an award from Queen Elizabeth II...

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Dr. Todd Atwood and the Future of Polar Bears

Effects of climate change become increasingly urgent, they’ve taken a close look at arctic sea ice...

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Skorton Speeds Campus Carbon Neutrality Goal to 2035

Cornell Faculty Senate resolution called for an accelerated timetable to achieve campus carbon neutrality...

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Cuomo Fracking Ban

Experts, Ithacans split over ban...

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Climate Change--It’s Time to Raise Our Voices

Stymied about what to do about climate change?

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Carbon-trapping "Sponges" Can Cut Greenhouse Gases

Cornell scientists have invented low-toxicity, highly effective carbon-trapping “sponges"...