First time on Earth: Golden Record cover for Voyager mission on display

WHAT:          Three events to commemorate 40th anniversary of the historic Voyager mission – including new multi-media exhibit showcasing never-publicly displayed Golden Record cover, presentation by scientists who worked on Voyager mission, and screening of the final episode of Carl Sagan’s documentary television series, “Cosmos: A Space Time Odyssey.” WHEN:          Oct. 19, 20 and 21 […]

Senator O’Mara announces $1.2 million for the nation’s only quarantine research facility for potato pest Golden Nematode

Cornell and USDA researchers will be able to protect America’s leading vegetable crop from new threats thanks to new funding; updated facility will continue to be frontline defense in securing the country’s $3.8 billion potato sector   ITHACA, N.Y. – There’s nothing golden about the golden nematode. Currently quarantined to eight counties in New York […]

Fight against devastating potato pest gets funding boost

WHAT:          Senator O’Mara to announce $1.2 million for the nation’s only quarantine research facility for potato pest Golden Nematode WHEN:          Friday, Oct. 14, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. WHERE:        170 Kenneth Post Laboratory, Cornell University MEDIA:         Media members are asked to RSVP to Melissa Osgood in Cornell’s Media Relations Office at 607-255-2059 or […]