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Mine Seed Banks to Feed Tomorrow's World

Cornell plant geneticist claims people need to tap unused plants to feed the world in the near future...

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Appledore GIS Data Enhanced with Student Input

Shoals sustainable engineering interns survey Appledore Island's green grid..

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Permaculture Garden Grows Food for Trillium

Trillium will use food grown in the garden adjacent to Kennedy Hall...

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Teachers Delve into Global Water and Culture Issues

50 middle and high school teachers attended an International Studies Summer Institute (ISSI) at Cornell called The Cultural Geography of Water, June 24-26...

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Cornell to Begin Collaborative Research in Paraguay

Research will assess causes of pollution and model eutrophication and sedimentation in lakes...

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Two Student Teams Win Coveted EPA Prize

Two Cornell student teams – a cookstove fuel/biochar group and the AguaClara water filtration project – won the U.S. EPA's prestigious People, Prosperity and the Planet (P3) Award June 19...

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Faculty Brief Congress, Alumni on Chemical Risks

Faculty fellows in Cornell’s Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future said the chemical industry and government regulators should do more to ensure that chemicals found in many consumer products are safe...

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Agriculture and Climate Change Meet at New Institute

Allison Morrill Chatrchyan becomes the Cornell Institute for Climate Change and Agriculture's first director Sept. 1.

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Spread of Asian Mosquitoes Could Fuel Disease Outbreaks

The Asian tiger mosquito is moving north as climate changes...

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Cowen and Travis Appointed as ACSF Associate Directors

Cowen and Travis will join the David R. Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future (ACSF) as associate directors on July 1..