While the Trump administration is doing its best to ignore recent findings, an upcoming report will focus on helping cities, states, and businesses develop mitigation and adaptation strategies.
Róisín Commane, an atmospheric scientist at Columbia’s Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, and her colleagues have discovered surprising levels and unexpected types of pollution that seem to be originating in Africa.
A new study coauthored by Andrew Juhl, a biologist at Columbia’s Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, shows that fecal bacteria from sewage can persist in far greater quantities in near-shore sediments than in the water of the Hudson River.
The current megadrought in the American West may be one of the most severe in the past 1200 years—and research by Columbia bioclimatologist Park Williams found climate change is partially to blame.
By investigating the phenomenal memory of chickadees, Dmitriy Aronov brings a fresh approach to studying how our own brains remember. Now he’s being recognized as one of the nation’s top early-career scientists.