New York City acknowledges “extreme pockets” of lead poisoning remain, in response to a Reuters investigation and independent research by Columbia University scientists.
Columbia University congratulates Joachim Frank, Ph.D., a professor of biochemistry and molecular biophysics and biological sciences at Columbia University Medical Center, and a recipient of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry.
A neuroscientist and cartoonist, Matteo Farinella is a postdoctoral researcher in Columbia’s Presidential Scholars in Society and Neuroscience program; he recently published his second graphic novel, The Senses.
Peter Kelemen of Columbia University’s Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory talks about his research on carbon sequestration as a way to fight climate change.
“Before we go looking for life, we’re trying to figure out what kinds of planets could have a climate that’s conducive to life,” Anthony del Genio, an Earth scientist at Columbia’s NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies.