Museum of vertebrates secures rare California Condor specimensThe Cornell Museum of Vertebrates now has three California condor specimens in its collection, thanks to a donation by the United States Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS).
Ellner recipient of 2018 Merrill honor for teachers, mentorsWhen Carisa (Triola) Steinberg ’97 was growing up, no one in her family had attended college. They didn’t expect her to, either. Her grandfather had college funds only for the boys in the family.
EEB's Olivia Graham awarded grant from Engaged CornellRecently awarded Engaged Graduate Student Grants will support 21 Cornell doctoral students and their community partners researching a range of topics, including arts and agriculture, education and the environment, health and history.
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An international research group led by Cornell University has found that plastic trash – ubiquitous throughout the world’s oceans – intensifies disease for coral, adding to reef peril, according to a new study in the journal Science.“Plastic debris acts like a marine motor home for microbes,” said the study’s lead author, Joleah Lamb, a postdoctoral research fellow at Cornell. A member of Cornell’s Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future, and Nature Conservancy NatureNet fellow. Follow this link to the full story in the Cornell Chronicle.