Trump, Netanyahu: Two leaders on shaky domestic ground

Barry Strauss, professor of history at Cornell University and author of the several books about military strategy and leadership, says that Trump and Netanyahu – scheduled to meet at the White House on Wednesday – are both facing serious international challenges while on shaky domestic ground and the interplay between them is likely to be as […]

Unusual geophysics may have spared Iran far greater damage

CORNELL UNIVERSITY MEDIA RELATIONS OFFICE April 16, 2013  Unusual geophysics may have spared Iran far greater damage Rowena Lohman, a geophysicist in the Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, is an expert on earthquake physics. She comments on today’s fatal magnitude 7.8 earthquake near the Iran-Pakistan border, noting that some unusual geophysics may have prevented […]