Columbia Astrophysicist Receives 2019 New Horizons in Physics Prize

Columbia Astrophysicist Receives 2019 New Horizons in Physics Prize

Brian Metzger, an associate professor of astrophysics, has won the Breakthrough New Horizons in Physics Prize for pioneering predictions of the electromagnetic signal from a neutron star merger, and for leadership in the emerging field of multi-messenger astronomy. 

Meet the Endoterrestrials

Meet the Endoterrestrials

Peter Kelemen, a geologist at the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, is studying whether deep-earth rocks in Oman could help humanity offset some of its carbon emissions.