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Beyond milkweed: Monarchs face habitat, nectar threats

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Apr 21, 2016
In the face of scientific dogma that faults the population decline of monarch butterflies on a lack of milkweed and herbicides, a new Cornell study casts wider blame: sparse autumnal nectar sources, weather and habitat fragmentation. Read more

Showcase honors engaged students, faculty

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Apr 21, 2016
Undergraduate and graduate students and faculty presented 42 projects that highlight the breadth and depth of community engagement at the fourth annual Community Engagement Showcase April 11. Read more

Cornell Dairy receives all clear to go kosher

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Apr 18, 2016
Cornell Dairy announced it is becoming kosher April 18. Kosher foods must comply with traditional Jewish dietary and processing laws, and in the case of dairy, products must come from kosher animals. Read more

Chris Fromme awarded Guggenheim fellowship

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Apr 11, 2016
Chris Fromme '99, an associate professor in the Weill Institute for Cell and Molecular Biology and the Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, has received a Guggenheim fellowship. Read more

Kids face higher lead exposure playing in urban gardens

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Apr 7, 2016
Cornell and New York state scientists estimate that some gardeners who toil in urban gardens and children at play in them could be exposed to lead levels that exceed FDA thresholds, as reported in Environmental Geochemistry and Health. Read more

ISS wraps up 'creativity' project

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Apr 7, 2016
The Institute for the Social Sciences recently concluded theme project tackled tried to learn how sociologists, psychologists, economists and others struggle to understand one another. Read more

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