Cornell University

Multiple Use X-Rays

X-Ray’s used to be a tool for doctors only. Now Scientists at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York are using x-rays to figure out how grapes can survive New York winters and still produce tasty wines in the fall.  

A breakthrough telescope

In 2021 astronomers will dive deeper into outer space with the use of a 23 million dollar telescope in one of the world’s highest deserts located in Chile. Martha Haynes, Cornell University Professor of Astronomy, joins Hari Sreenivasan via Google Hangout to discuss the project.