RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Cornell University

A collection of news and information related to Cornell University published by this site and its partners.

Top Cornell University Articles see all

Displaying items 1-5
  • Removing chocolate milk from schools caused plain milk to be wasted

    Removing chocolate milk from schools caused plain milk to be wasted
    Removing chocolate milk from school cafeterias has been promoted over the last few years as a way to reduce the sugar kids consume and decried as a sure way to keep kids from getting the nutrients in milk.
  • Odysseas Papadimitriou: Consumers, businesses alike to benefit from financial adviser reviews

    America needs better financial advice. From the dot-com bubble to the Great Recession and beyond, we haven't exactly made the best financial decisions in recent years. And we have more than $839 billion in outstanding credit card debt as well as more than...

    How to make wholesale clubs worth the cost

    Big discounts await shoppers at wholesale membership clubs like Sam's Club, BJ's and Costco, and shoppers swear by them to save money. For small businesses who need to buy in bulk and for large families, paying a yearly membership fee can make sense,...

    Like mini fighter pilots, fruit flies can execute hairpin turns

    Like mini fighter pilots, fruit flies can execute hairpin turns
    Fruit flies seem to have a preternatural ability to evade annoyed swatters. Now, laser-wielding scientists have discovered the secret of these winged escape artists: They execute speedy hairpin turns by banking in the same way that fighter jets do....

    Fruit flies make blazing fast turns like fighter jets, study says

    Fruit flies make blazing fast turns like fighter jets, study says
    Fruit flies could make some talented fighter pilots. Scientists who had the insects wing it through two laser beams watched the bugs make hairpin turns at blazing fast speeds, by banking in the same way that fighter jet planes do. The findings,...