January 11, 2018
From Fins to Limbs: New Research Offers Clues to How Animals Left the Sea and Evolved to Walk on Land
By classifying different types of cells in the spinal cord, neuroscientists have gained new insight into an evolutionary achievement millions of years in the making.
November 17, 2017
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.
November 14, 2017
Joanna Steinglass, an associate professor of clinical psychiatry, and Daphna Shohamy, a psychology professor, are collaborating on a food choice study that aims to find the brain mechanisms of restrictive eating and develop more effective treatments for anorexia nervosa.
November 12, 2017
In a new essay in Nature, Columbia neuroscientist Rafael Yuste joins more than two dozen researchers in calling for ethical guidelines to cover the evolving use of computer hardware and software to enhance or restore human capabilities.