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06/12/2015
John L. Lumley, the Willis H. Carrier Professor Emeritus of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, died May 30 of brain cancer in Ithaca. He was 84.
06/12/2015
For those wishing to lose weight and keep it off, here’s a simple strategy that works: step on a scale each day and track the results.
06/12/2015
Peanut and Motzie, two Savannah cats, have participated in a study at the College of Veterinary Medicine's Feline Health Center June 5. Motzie is the second tallest cat in the world, according to the Guinness Book of World Records.
06/11/2015
Hakim Weatherspoon, associate professor in the Department of Computer Science, is leading a workshop aimed at minority college students to encourage advanced study in STEM fields.
06/11/2015
People who believe they know a little something about a topic – confident though they may be – commonly and easily claim knowledge that is impossible for them to have.
06/11/2015
Younger citizens are taking more liberal social positions, according to polls conducted by students in the course Taking America’s Pulse, where students design, conduct and analyze a real public opinion poll.
06/11/2015
Research by professor of government Gustavo Flores-Macías on Colombian security taxes reveals how the government was able to tax the economic elite to benefit state security.
06/10/2015
As strategists gear up for the 2016 campaign, communication researchers are recruiting political news junkies in a nationwide test of an interactive tool that draws attention to framing in political issues.
06/10/2015
William Dichtel and Jiwoong Park have received Department of Defense grants that support multidisciplinary, basic research.
06/10/2015
Project Puffin founder Steve Kress, Ph.D. '72, writes a scientific memoir of how he and a dedicated band of seabird-fostering conservationists brought Fratercula arctica back to Maine’s barren, offshore islands.

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