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Cornell joins effort to fight global hunger

Published: 
Dec 11, 2014
Cornell has joined nearly 50 universities in a commitment to address global hunger. University leaders will sign the Presidents’ Commitment to Food and Nutrition Security Dec. 9 at the United Nations. Read more

Tata-Cornell Initiative observes first year of research

Published: 
Dec 10, 2014
Celebrating its first year of research projects in India, the Tata-Cornell Agriculture and Nutrition Initiative briefed faculty and students on drinking-water system projects, research on iron nutrition for women, and a food fortification study. Read more

Land use looms as large factor in global warming

Published: 
Dec 3, 2014
For the world’s deteriorating environment, don’t blame burning fossil fuels exclusively. Land use and land cover changes contribute about 40 percent to “radiative forcing,” a key factor in global warming, according to a new study by Cornell scientists. Read more

'Sweet Cornell' ice cream evokes sesquicentennial

Published: 
Dec 3, 2014
Evoking the charm of swaying corn growing on an upstate farm and recalling 150 years of agricultural science, students in Food Science 1101 developed an ice cream worthy of Cornell’s Sesquicentennial: Sweet Cornell. Read more

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