In his new book, “Silencing the Bomb: One Scientist’s Quest to Halt Nuclear Testing,” Lynn Sykes, now a professor emeritus at Columbia University’s Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, chronicles his efforts to end explosive nuclear testing.
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 new report projects that tens to hundreds of millions of people fleeing the gradual effects of climate change will shift centers of population within many countries in Latin America, South Asia and sub-Saharan Africa.
A new study led by led by Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory researcher Tammo Reichgelt explores what it will take for the iconic tropical tree to expand into areas that have long been too cold for palm trees to survive.
A team of Columbia researchers are trekking through New York’s Catskill Mountains to collect snowflake samples that could provide information on climate change and snow melt patterns.