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Niklas elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Karl Niklas
Apr 25, 2015
Karl Niklas, the Liberty Hyde Bailey Professor of Botany in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, was one of three Cornell elected. He was named a Stephen H. Weiss Presidential Fellow at Cornell in 2012 and is a member of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Read more

Free iBooks will make your lawn ‘green’

lawn care cover
Apr 9, 2015
With the grass finally starting to green up in the Northeast, two new iBooks from Cornell University will help you turn your lawn into an environmental asset — as well as a beautiful place to relax and play. Read more

Study: Soil microbiome influences plant flowering time

 Kevin Panke-Buisse
Apr 3, 2015
Cornell University researchers have discovered that it is possible to alter plant flowering time and other traits by manipulating soil microbial communities, a finding that they ultimately hope will help reduce crop inputs on everything from greenhouse plants to agronomic crops. Read more