June 11, 2019
Peter de Menocal, Dean of Science at Columbia and Director of the Center for Climate and Life, discusses the benefits of climate modeling, optimism, and effective science communication.
June 2, 2019
New research led by scientists from Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory and NOAA and finds the U.S. East Coast could soon be pounded by more intense and destructive hurricanes than ever before.
May 30, 2019
Chiara Lepore and Michael Tippett, Columbia scientists who study the physics of extreme weather and climate change, discuss whether global warming is behind the increasing tornado activity in the United States.
May 24, 2019
Researchers are trying to come up with more regionally focused forecasts, said Suzana J. Camargo, a research professor at Columbia's Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, but that is “a harder problem.”
May 16, 2019
A prototype developed by engineers at Columbia's Zuckerman Institute detects whom you are listening to and amplifies only that speaker’s voice; a potential solution to the “cocktail party problem.”
May 13, 2019
Maria Uriarte, a professor in the department of ecology, evolution and environmental biology at Columbia University, is using A.I. to try to understand how Hurricane Maria in 2017 altered plant life in Puerto Rico.
May 1, 2019
Human activity was changing the Earth's drought and rainfall patterns as far back as the early 20th century, new research by Columbia University scientists shows.