A Cornell University fraternity president raped a female student in a bedroom at the Psi Upsilon frat house, police said Friday.
This guest post was written by Lawrence Glickman, Professor of History at Cornell University (and a friend from long ago when we were both graduate students at Berkeley). As the summer of Trump turned into a phenomenon for all seasons, … Continue reading ?
A Cornell University economist and his colleagues have found the geographical areas that have an NFL team advance to the Super Bowl had an 18 percent spike in flu-related deaths among people above the age of 65.
ITHACA, N.Y. - If you're a fan of the Panthers or Broncos, be sure to wash your hands on Super Bowl Sunday before you give a friend a celebratory fist bump. A Cornell University economist and his colleagues have found the geographical areas that have an NFL team advance to the Super Bowl had an 18 percent spike in flu-related deaths among people above the age of 65. read more
Hollaback! and Cornell University began a large-scale research survey on street harassment in 2014.
Valerie Inbruce. From Farm to Canal Street: Chinatown’s Alternative Food Network in the Global Marketplace. Cornell University Press, 2015. I live in downtown Manhattan, love to wander through the open-air food markets in Chinatown, and have always wondered how the extraordinarily fresh and exotic vegetables and fruits get there. Who grows them, and where? The […]
A unit of Cornell is operating as a public relations arm for the agrichemical industry. The founders of Cornell University, Andrew D. White and Ezra Cornell, dreamed of creating a great university that took a radical approach to learning. Show More Summary
The network of Greek islanders who have rescued, sheltered and embraced refugees fleeing terror in their homelands may be up for the Nobel Peace Prize. A group of academics from Oxford, Princeton, Harvard, Cornell and the UniversityShow More Summary
Cornell University’s Lab of Ornithology has brewed up a hypnotizing representation of birds flocking up and down the length of two continents over the course of a year. No more complaining about your commute. Read more...
By Don Willmott New York City scored a major coup when it successfully lured Cornell University to build a campus for Cornell Tech, its applied sciences program, on Roosevelt Island, smack in the middle of the East River. (Check it out...Show More Summary
A new study from researchers at Cornell University found that, over the past 20 years, raising the regular and tipped minimum wage for workers in the restaurant and hospitality industries "have not had large or reliable effects" on the number of people working in the industry. Show More Summary
By Kristine Thomason Magic mirror on the wall, should I stop eating junk food once and for all? Yes. And using a mirror might actually help you do so, per a new study. How? Researchers at Cornell University's Food and Brand Lab found that eating unhealthy food in front of a mirror can make it seem significantly less delicious. Show More Summary
Your odds of “making it to the top” might be better than you think, although it’s tough to stay on top once you get there. According to research from Cornell University, over 50 percent of Americans find themselves among the top 10 percent of income-earners for at least one year during their working lives. Show More Summary
According to new research from Cornell University, being served by overweight front-of-house staff can impact the amount of food we order in restaurants.
This free tool from researchers at Cornell University can spot fake hotel reviews to help you uncover honest opinions about your potential lodging.
Researchers at Cornell University have developed a new polymer technique that may transform the way water is purified around the world. Led by associate professor of chemistry and chemical biology Will Dichtel, the team has inventedShow More Summary
Students from Cornell University have created a GPS top hat that uses directional sound cues to help users find their destination hands free.
In 2006, academics at Cornell University’s Hotel School came up with what they thought were twenty-first century suggestions to sell more wine on-premise (in restaurants), which included pairing wine with food and low-cost wine tasting flights. Some of us in the wine industry had been pushing those ideas—and more—as far back [...]
If you hate having your face stuck in your phone looking at directions, or you just fancy a new look, students at Cornell University may have just made your day. The School of Electrical and Computer Engineering final year projects featured a GPS-enabled top hat that uses directional sound to tell you where to go. Show More Summary
Voice-guided navigation makes it a lot easier for drivers to follow directions for map applications. But a group of Electrical & Computer Engineering students from Cornell University have come up with a more intuitive solution. They...