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Natasha Holmes wants Students to be Critically Thinking Good Citizens

Science is about experimentation, creativity, even play. The greatest breakthroughs have come from those who pushed the known limits to ask why, how, and ultimately what if.

Eun-Ah Kim's group works toward devising next-gen superconductor

The experimental realization of ultrathin graphene – which earned two scientists from Cambridge the Nobel Prize in physics in 2010 – has ushered in a new age in materials research.

David Mermin to be first physicist to recieve the Dagmar and Vaclav Havel Foundation VIZE 97

Since 1999, The Dagmar and Václav Havel Foundation VIZE 97 has awarded its international Prize to significant thinkers whose work exceeds the traditional framework of scientific knowledge, contribu

The Electron Microscope Pixel Array Detector (EMPAD) Yields a Wealth of Information

The electron microscope, a powerful tool for science, just became even more powerful, with an improvement developed by Cornell physicists.

Jeevak Parpia recipient of 2017 Fritz London Memorial Prize

Jeevak Parpia has been named ont of the three recipients of the 2017 Fritz London Memorial Prize, along with Bill Halperin and Jim Sauls.

Brad Ramshaw recieves 2017 Lee Osheroff Richardson Science Prize

Brad Ramshaw 2017 Lee Osheroff Richardson Science Prize Recipient

The Lee Osheroff Richardson (LOR) Science Prize promotes and recognises the novel work of young scientists working in the fields of low temperatures and/or high magnetic fields in the Americas.

Neurotech symposium on the brain spotlights new discoveries

Researchers plumbing the mysteries of the brain gathered to share their discoveries at the inaugural Cornell Neurotech Mong Family Foundation Symposium, Sept. 29 in the Biotechnology Building.

Katja Nowack and 11 other Cornell Assistant Professors Win Program Grants

Twelve Cornell assistant professors have been awarded research grants by the Affinito-Stewart Grants Program.


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