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Get Certified with the Sustainable Business Leadership Certificate!

Training Begins Oct 11, 2013-Learn about the intersection of business and sustainability with this program...

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10 Cornell Specialty Crops Projects Get USDA Funding

Ten of the 11 research projects announced by N.Y. Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo Sept. 25, supported by more than $900,000 in federal funding provided by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), will go to Cornell projects...

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Treated Fibers Clean Dye-polluted Waters

A cheap and simple process using natural fibers embedded with nanoparticles can almost completely rid water of harmful textile dyes in minutes...

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Even Low-level PCBs Change Bird Songs

It may not kill them outright, but low-level PCB (polychlorinated biphenyls) contamination disrupts how some birds sing their songs...

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Study Abroad with CELL Sustainability Programs!

The Center for Ecological Living and Learning offers study abroad opportunities that focus on sustainability...

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Ithaca May Kindle America's Budding Hydrogen Economy

A new hydrogen filling station – nestled in Ithaca – could help to activate a new, national energy economy...

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Greening Manure Could Yield Fly Larvae Fit for a Meal

Cornell animal scientists, entomologists and a business professor will examine the environmental impact and commercial potential of quickly processing dairy cow manure with fly larvae...

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The Greene World: Book Depicts Field Biology as Art

New book is woven around two central themes: coming to terms with the destruction of habitat and the loss of biodiversity, and the “twists and turns of my personal quest for wildness”...

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Undergrads Thrive in Hairston Lab

Paige Kulling ’14 peers into a beaker of algae, food for the Daphnia whose genes she studies in the lab of Nelson Hairston, the Frank H.T. Rhodes Professor of Environmental Science, for her honors thesis...

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Registration Open for Online Permaculture Design Course

September 9 to October 24, 2013 - Department of Horticulture's distance learning program is offering an online course.....