Plants combine color and fragrance to procure pollinators

Media note: Photographs of plant species studied can be downloaded at https://cornell.box.com/v/FloralColorandScent. ITHACA, N.Y. – Who knew that it’s possible to predict the fragrance of a flower by looking at its color? This is true for many of the 41 insect-pollinated plant species growing in a Phrygana scrubland habitat on the Greek island of Lesbos. An international […]

Over the limit: Size, shape and color of wine glass affect how much you pour

CORNELL UNIVERSITY MEDIA RELATIONS OFFICE  FOR RELEASE:  Friday, Sept. 27, 2013 Melissa Osgood office: 607-255-2059 cell: 716-860-0587 mmo59@cornell.edu  Over the limit: Size, shape and color of wine glass affect how much you pour  ITHACA, N.Y. – Pouring a glass of wine is rarely an exact measurement, especially in a social setting. While most people think […]