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Latest from the CALS Newsroom

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Made Adityanandana , a Ph.D. student in development studies whose research examines agrarian transformation and food security, earned the 2024 Ronny Adhikarya Niche Award (RANA) Prize, the Department of Global Development announced today. The...
  • Department of Global Development
  • Global Development
KV Raman speaking at podium


  • Plant Breeding and Genetics Section
  • Cornell AgriTech
The sun rising over mountains in Nevada.


In the Northeast, December temperatures helped to make 2023 the warmest year on record for 13 of the region’s 35 major urban areas, including New York City, says Cornell’s Northeast Regional Climate Center.

  • Northeast Regional Climate Center
  • Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
  • Cornell Atkinson
A researcher and a farmer harvest Bt eggplant in Bangladesh


  • School of Integrative Plant Science
  • Global Development
  • Department of Global Development