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Adding Renewable Energy to Power Grid Requires Flexibility

Solar panels, wind turbines, electric vehicles and other green power sources are proliferating rapidly, but their reliable integration into the existing electric grid is another story...

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Winter Runoff into Streams on Par with Ocean Salinity

Cornell students found that the amount of road salt in winter and spring runoff that flushes into streams is of near-oceanic salinity levels...

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Student Jobs: Summer Sustainability Research Fellowships Available at MIT's Office of Sustainability

Working closely with MIT’s Office of Sustainability to advance key campus initiatives...

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USAID Taps Cornell to Advance Ebola Protective Garments

In the war against Ebola, Cornell University, IPP, and Kappler Inc. will re-engineer protective suits for health care workers...

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Cornell Study Finds Hotel Guests Participate in and Support Environmental Sustainability Efforts

Certain sustainability practices could be considered nearly universal in the lodging industry, based on a study of 100 resorts in the United States...

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Online Course Aims to put Public Gardens on a Community Mission

Cornell has joined a national online education effort designed to help public garden educators transform their natural assets into community resources for scientific knowledge and social change...

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System of Rice Intensification Earns Food Security Prize

An agro-ecological method of growing rice that enhances crop yields and is resilient to the adverse effects of climate change...

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Ecological Corridor to Preserve Ecuadorian Andes Bears

Cornell research team helps design a socio-ecological corridor to conserve biodiversity in Ecuador’s Andes Mountains...

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2015 Pack Natural Resources Management Essay Contest

Win Money! Enter the Natural Resources Management Essay Competition for a chance to win...

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Viticulture Journal Toasts Vineyard Protection Research

Three Cornellians have earned 2015 scientific paper of the year honors from the American Society for Enology and Viticulture...