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NYS cherry growers could harvest sweet profits with tall greenhouses

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 15:07
Growers looking to mitigate weather risks, like excessive summer rain that ruins fruit, could profit by using high tunnels, according to new research from the Dyson School.

Genetics shed light on symbiosis of anglerfish and glowing bacteria

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 13:07
For the first time, scientists have sequenced and analyzed the genomes of bacteria that live in anglerfish bulbs from fish specimens collected in the Gulf of Mexico. 

Bt eggplant improving lives in Bangladesh

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 12:07
Bt eggplant, or brinjal as it’s known in Bangladesh, is the first genetically engineered food crop to be successfully introduced in South Asia.

Cornell professors contribute to winning offshore wind energy alliance

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 12:07
Three Cornell professors contributed to the successful proposal to lead a new $18.5 million endeavor to enhance the United States’ wind-energy economy and nix greenhouse gas emissions.