News Appearance, social norms keep students off Zoom cameras Jan 19, 2021 Simoes-Costa wins $2.3M NIH New Innovator Award Oct 23, 2019With a grant of $2,355,000 over five years, Marcos Simoes-Costa, assistant professor of molecular biology and genetics, will investigate how the spatial complexity of an organism is generated in early development. For sea creatures, baseline shows disease as sentinel of change Oct 9, 2019The health of Earth’s oceans is rapidly worsening, and newly published Cornell-led research has examined changes in reported diseases across undersea species at a global scale over a 44-year period. Scientists retrace monarch’s toxin-immunity evolution Oct 2, 2019By editing specialized genes into laboratory fruit flies, scientists have reconstructed evolution and instantly conferred in the flies the same toxin resistance enjoyed by monarch butterflies. Study illuminates link between anglerfish, bacteria Oct 1, 2019Researchers, including Tory Hendry, assistant professor of microbiology, have uncovered new insights into a symbiosis between bioluminescent bacteria and deep-sea anglerfish. Nearly 30% of birds in U.S., Canada have vanished since 1970 Sep 19, 2019A team of scientists from seven institutions has published research that shows a massive loss of nearly 3 billion breeding adult birds since 1970, with devastating losses among birds in every biome. Raptor Program students debate Eagles vs. Falcons on NBC Sep 17, 2019Students in the Cornell Raptor Program staged a mock debate, eagles vs. falcons, on NBC Sports' "Football Night in America" show before the Philadelphia vs. Atlanta NFL game. Specht named new dean for diversity and inclusion at College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Jul 9, 2019Chelsea Specht, the Barbara McClintock Professor of Plant Biology in the School of Integrative Plant Science, has been appointed the inaugural associate dean for diversity and inclusion for CALS. more news Events and Seminars There are no events to display.