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.
As the world continues to urbanize, poorer people and people of color, in particular, are having to move further and further from city centers. Hutson’s research looks at how these people are surviving.
Melting of ice shelves in West Antarctica speeds up and slows down in response to changes in deep ocean temperature, and is far more variable than previously thought, according to new research.
Two scientists affiliated with the Center for Climate and Life at Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory are leading research that examines some of the ways climate change affects ocean health.
There’s even more evidence “that a warming climate strongly promotes increases in forest fire activity in western North America,” said Park Williams, who studies wildfires and drought at Columbia’s Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory.