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“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.

Coverage of Sasa Zivkovic and Leslie Lok’s new project in Houston. They are assistant professors in Cornell University’s architecture school.

NPR's Rachel Martin talks to labor expert Art Wheaton, who explains how years of rail cost cuts and consolidation predated a tentative deal that averted a potentially disastrous strike.

Sallie Permar, chair of the Department of Pediatrics at Weill Cornell Medicine, points out that getting the newly formulated COVID vaccine on the opposite arm from the previous rounds could help its ingredients reach a fresher slate of cells. 

Chenchen Lu '23 has amassed a nearly 140K following on TikTok, primarily with videos of her playing popular songs on the Cornell Chimes

The new research represents “a completely new scenario that may solve the age of the rings for good,” said Maryame El Moutamid, senior research associate, who wrote an editorial accompanying the study but wasn’t involved in it. 

“The words from the president of Uzbekistan are exactly like the local governors in China use when they have the chance to praise the current leader – they use that script,” said Peidong Sun, associate professor of history.