The Praxis Center for Venture Development – Grand Opening
September 17, 2018
Ithaca – On March 21, 2019 at 5:00 pm, Cornell University will host a grand opening and ribbon cutting for…
Halomine Awarded $600K in Federal Funding to Improve Food Safety
December 17, 2020
2020 has been an impactful year for Praxis Center client, Halomine. In addition to receiving National Science Foundation awards for its antimicrobial…
New Applications Are Welcome
September 21, 2018
The Praxis Center for Venture Development welcomes new applications. We are in the final stages of preparing for our grand…
Borehole to reveal potential of geothermal heating
January 21, 2021
Cornell is moving forward, and underground, with plans to drill an observatory borehole to explore the viability – and ensure the safety – of using geothermal energy to heat the Ithaca campus.
Astronomers estimate Titan’s largest sea is 1,000 feet deep
January 20, 2021
Far below the gaseous atmospheric shroud on Saturn’s largest moon, Titan, lies Kraken Mare, a sea of liquid methane, which astronomers have estimated to be at least 1,000 feet deep.
New curriculum requirements bring host of new courses to A&S
January 15, 2021
Changes make the curriculum easier for students to navigate, simplify the graduation requirements and expand student opportunities for interdisciplinary work and faculty opportunities for innovative teaching.
NASA extends Cornell-involved Juno, InSight missions
January 15, 2021
NASA’s Juno spacecraft and the InSight lander have both received mission extensions, the space agency announced Jan. 8. Cornell astronomers serve key roles on both projects.
A&S selects 24 sophomores for College Scholar program
January 14, 2021
The College Scholar Program in the College of Arts & Sciences allows students to design their own interdisciplinary major, organized around a question or issue of interest, and pursue a course of study that cannot be found in an established major.