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Catherine Kling professor of applied economics and policy, says that small fertilizer leakages from a lot of locations that house the chemicals can have a large environmental impact.

Jeremy Wallace, associate professor of government, says, “The climate story is a China story.” 

“The death of the queen and the fall of the pound do seem jointly to signify decisively the end of an era,” says Eswar Prasad, professor of applied economics and policy. “These two events could be considered markers in a long historical procession in the British economy and the pound sterling becoming far less important than they once were.” 

“For the rest of the world, it’s a no-win situation,” says Eswar Prasad, professor of applied economics and policy. “Any delay in action could make things potentially even worse.” 

Bryn Rosenfeld, assistant professor of government, says, “The war is no longer a distant event fought by a professional army so it can change the sentiments of Russians as it becomes clear that Russia is struggling in Ukraine and the war is now getting closer to ordinary citizens.” 

“The vineyard managers have been looking to control insects that might feed on the foliage or on the clusters of grapes themselves,” says Brian Eshenaur, senior extension associate with New York State Integrated Pest Management. “One grower lost about 35 acres, and they stopped planting vines there for a while and were wondering if they could even have vineyards.”

“People want to present themselves in the best light, but also to share freely without excessive cognitive load,” says, Mor Naaman, professor of information science. “The edit button, if it works well, can support both goals.” 

Cornell's Professor Maggie Gardner, a scholar in civil procedure, says: "The state is seeking 'restitution, damages, and injunctive relief,' not criminal penalties.

Cedric Feschotte and Sabrina Leddy, virologists at Cornell, are quoted in this article about innovations to cure Lentiviruses, the viral group that includes HIV.

Charles Duan, postdoctoral fellow at Cornell Law School, coauthors this opinion piece about drug pricing and regulations.

Mike Lynn, professor in the School of Hotel Administration, is featured in this piece about tipping in the hospitality industry.

In this op-ed, executive director of The 2030 Project, Ben Furnas, and sustainability director for the City of Ithaca, Luis Aguirre-Torres, argue that cities and states have an obligation to quickly put in place ambitious building electrification agendas now that the federal government has stepped in to bring down the monetary costs. And they explain how their efforts in Ithaca and New York City can provide a roadmap for other city and state leaders.