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In California, people with Alzheimer's will be given transfusions of young blood to see if improves their cognition there's good reason to hope it might IT SOUNDS like the dark plot of a vampire movie.
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Saturn's spectacular ring system may date back some 4.4 billion years to the time when the planet itself formed, new findings suggest.
Can nutrition rating systems be used in supermarkets to encourage healthier spending habits? A new study by Cornell University researchers sought to answer that very question by tracking the purchasing records in a supermarket chain that uses the Guiding Stars System to rate the nutritional value of foods for sale.
The point of an alternative art space like the workshop is to continually say ... 'Tell your story, or tell a story that has nothing to do with you.
David Erickson, professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering at Cornell University, will receive a $3 million National Science Foundation grant over five years to adapt smart phones for health monitoring.
Stacey Langwick , professor of medical anthropology at Cornell University and author of "Bodies, Politics, and African Healing," comments on the recent effort to stem the spread of Ebola in Africa.
Despite this, one would hope that at least in court, physical appearance would not come into play.
Respecting others' opinions and cultural differences as well as the ethical implications of technology's advance are a few themes from university-suggested summer reading for students entering as freshmen.
Standing in their tradition of service and social justice, Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. has offered to pay the entire costs for the memorial and funeral services of Michael Brown, the 18 year old teen who was shot to death by Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson on August 9. Al Sharpton and Kimora Lee Simmons are among other notables who ... (more)
In an analogy many scientists hate, the human brain is often compared to a small, wet computer, functioning in almost the same way as the electronic kind.
In 1947 Marie Maynard Daly became the first African-American woman to earn a Ph.D. in the field of chemistry.
The Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art at Cornell University presents Jie : Contemporary Art from Taiwan, on view now through December 21. This exhibition, jointly organized by the Johnson Museum of Art and the National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, was curated by An-yi Pan, associate professor in the Department of the History of Art and Visual Studies ... (more)
You've seen it. You've probably even taken part in it. We're talking about the ice bucket challenge.
Citizen Science has received a growing amount of attention over the past few years, as average individuals are encouraged to collect data on specific topics and submit their results to professionals for evaluation and study.
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