Monday, November 17, 2014

Manipulating insects to improve pollination

Prof. Robert Raguso explains how Titum Arums are opportunists, manipulating insects to improve pollination. ‪#‎WeeStinky‬
Robert Raguso, professor and chair Department of Neurobiology and Behavior Cornell University Kenneth Post Laboratory Greenhouse, Ithaca, N.Y. November 14,

Cornell's plaster casts

Cornell used to have one of the largest collections of plaster casts in North America. But casts fell out of favor, and the collection deteriorated. 'Firing the Canon,' a video about the College of Arts and Sciences' sesquicentennial exhibit, explores how Cornell's prized collection was 'embraced, defaced and dethroned.'…/firing-the-canon-cornell-plaster-…/