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Chua '14 ChemE is Tau Beta Pi Laureate

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Tau Beta Pi, the engineering honor society, has named Bingxuan Dennis Chua '14 ChemE among five...

New class of materials could power memory devices

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A new phase of matter known as topological insulators, until recently known only for esoteric...

Researchers answer 'provocative question' on breast cancer

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Researchers at Cornell and Weill Cornell Medical College have received a $1.34 million grant to...

North Atlantic right whale's prospects tied to climate

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A pleasant scientific surprise: The North Atlantic right whale population – once projected for...

Global warming culprit-nations likely to change by 2030

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While developed countries have long been blamed for Earth’s rising greenhouse gas emissions,...

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Students teach high school girls shop, leadership skills

ME Today: Designing a lamp may seem like a simple enterprise, but for Cornell University's ASME student section, it served as a way to enlighten high school girls about the exhilaration of being an engineer and empower them to see that they can be successful in the profession.

CUAIR takes 2nd overall

CUAIR took first in Flight/Mission and second place overall at the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International’s 12th annual Student Unmanned Aerial Systems competition June 18-22 at Patuxent River Naval Air Station in Maryland.

Making MOOCs

Faculty members who created Cornell's inaugural MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) shared their experiences during a recent panel discussion.