Presented with something sticky, our teeth and jaws tell us that this substance is highly concentrated, extremely dense: thus either delicious or nutritious or both.
Your kid's future alma mater isn't cookie-cutter, so why should your college tour accommodations be?
One of the best parts of college are those crazy nights where everyone participates in a tradition, from naked bike rides to midnight chants. Today's...
This question originally appeared on Quora. By Elizabeth Sowers, Current Cornell Student Attending Cornell, I suspect...
Does it give rise to the idea that even top colleges themselves cannot afford their own rising tuition? Does it provide more evidence to the argument that state universities and colleges are the way to go?
A recent paper argues that natural gas helps make the transition to a low-carbon ... eventually. But is that good enough? Let's do some sleuthing.
Today this beautiful region -- dotted with historic cities, vast farmland, vineyards, dramatic gorges and waterways -- is a fun place to visit for all kinds of reasons.
On July 17th, 1902, exactly 110 years ago today, a 25-year old, Willis Carrier changed the world with his invention. Now, it wasn't the light bulb or the telephone or the car or airplane but the air conditioner would change all of our lives nonetheless.
For years, social media was seen as a new toy for the young and hip. But as Facebook's record-setting IPO has shown, social platforms have grown far beyond their early use of documenting beer pong tournaments.
A vulgar term for the female genitalia appeared late last week on the front page of The Cornell Daily Sun. An unknown prankster inserted the profane word into the paper's final issue of the semester during an end-of-the-year party.
What time does Staples close, in case your child can't locate his TI-183 calculator the night before the SAT exam? What is the ACT?
I've heard many an excuse for hazing. It builds character. It creates unbreakable bonds and "memories" you all will laugh about for the rest of your life. I don't think it's all that funny. In fact, the entire premise leaves me pretty sick.
In 2007, a small group of visionary college and university presidents gathered to form the American College & University Presidents' Climate Commitment (ACUPCC). Five years later they have achieved some remarkable results.
We need to find healthy and safe ways to continue traditions in our modern world so we can keep exploring and finding them.
The scientific study of human behavior is shedding new light on our actions and inner life. To ignore these insights is not just a mistake. It is criminal.
The Finger Lakes is now being recognized for fine Cabernet Franc and Pinot Noir. Who knew?