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A Cornell University professor says when responding to the West Africa Ebola epidemic, officials must consider both the physical and social dimensions of healing.
By electronically manipulating the flight muscles of moths, scientists are one step closer to creating biobots that could fly over a disaster area and spot survivors or hazards.
Chloe Alexson, a longtime pediatric cardiologist at University of Rochester Medical Center and one of the most decorated teachers in the School of Medicine and Dentistry's history, passed away Aug. 17 at the age of 85. Known for the extraordinary rapports she established with patients and an uncanny photographic memory, Alexson worked at the ... (more)
Thomas Fingar, the inaugural Oksenberg-Rohlen Distinguished Fellow in the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies at the Stanford University, oversees the launching of the first academic exchanges program with China at the univeristy level in 1978.
Pica In Pregnant Teens Linked To Low Iron ITHACA, N.Y. - In a study of 158 pregnant teenagers in Rochester, NY, nearly half engaged in pica - the craving and intentional consumption of ice, cornstarch, vacuum dust, baby powder and soap, and other nonfood items, reports a new Cornell study.
UnitedHealthcare provides $40,000 grant to New York State 4-H to fund specially made smoothie bikes and support youth-sponsored events designed to promote healthy eating and active living Eat4-Health partnership trains New York 4-Hers as health ambassadors to reach youth through positive messages and fun, energetic community events ... (more)
New York will take a major step toward trying out two of its newest varieties - Snapdragon and Rubyfrost - on the market during the upcoming Eastern apple season.
At Sci-Mix on Monday, attendees could check out posters on hydrogenation reaction hazards, eye protection efficacy, and creating a student-based safety committee.
If Christina Aguilera had undergone 'transhuman' birth, this would be close to what she might look like inside her skull.
The Penn State School of Hospitality Management named Leland C. Pillsbury, co-chairman of Thayer Lodging Group, as the fall 2014 Walter J. Conti Visiting Professor.
Obesity is a growing threat to quality of life, healthcare systems and economies across Asia.
Margaret Thatcher Projects is pleased to present Composition, the gallery's third solo exhibition of works by American artist Maria Park.
NY colleges love late-night food Maybe it's the cold winter weather, but upstate New York colleges seem to love ordering late-night food.
Two culinary experts will demonstrate how to transform locally grown, seasonal vegetables into elegant, healthy dishes for home entertaining from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept.
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.
Saturn's spectacular ring system may date back some 4.4 billion years to the time when the planet itself formed, new findings suggest.
Updated: Sat Aug 23, 2014 06:31 am
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