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"Cape Town is reflective of an increasingly common story — a region where officials bet early that drought extremes will look like historical events and are frozen in inaction because of the political tensions associated with how water is allocated."

professor of civil and environmental engineering and a faculty fellow at Cornell’s Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future

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A group led by Rob Shepherd, assistant professor in the Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at Cornell University, is using the octopus as inspiration for a method to morph flat surfaces into three-dimensional ones on demand. 

Ecologist Stephen Ellner says it’s important to consider evolution when studying how populations interact

Want more happiness and life satisfaction? Then consider spending more of your money on experiences instead of consumer goods, recommends psychology professor Tom Gilovich.

January 30, 2018

Many emission factors used to estimate releases of methane are “far too low,” says ecology and environmental biology professor, Bob Howarth.

January 29, 2018

Talking with CBS New York via Skype from the Cornell Broadcast Studios, CVM’s Dr. Amy Glaser talks about Cornell’s Animal Health Diagnostic center which started tracking canine influenza in 2015.

January 30, 2018

Professor of ecology and evolutionary biology Drew Harvell and postdoctoral research fellow Joleah Lamb, explain that 11.1 billion plastic items are on coral reefs across the Asia Pacific, and that this plastic intensifies the spread of diseases, killing coral.

January 25, 2018

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