July 8, 2020
Park Williams, a bioclimatologist at Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, was the lead researcher on a study published in April that found that conditions in the Southwest from 2000 to 2018 were comparable to several megadroughts since A.D. 800.
July 2, 2020
n 2021, a $7 million U.S. campaign will begin to drill four sites in northern Greenland. Co-led by Columbia scientists, the team seeks bedrock cores that could reveal when Greenland's ice disappeared in the past million years.
June 30, 2020
Vicki Ferrini, a geoinformatics researcher at Columbia's Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, is part of an ambitious project to chart the seabed by 2030.
June 23, 2020
"This current drought is on par with the megadroughts of the Medieval Era," said Benjamin Cook, a research scientist at Columbia University’s Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory.
June 19, 2020
A working paper co-authored by Marco Tedesco and Carolynne Hultquist of Columbia University’s Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, found banks protecting themselves in several ways.
June 17, 2020
“It’s not dark matter but discovering a new particle would be phenomenal,” said Elena Aprile of Columbia University, who leads the Xenon Collaboration, the project that made the detection.
June 14, 2020
“There were just a number of their properties that really screamed out that they were coming from some kind of magnetized neutron star,” said Brian Metzger, an astrophysicist at Columbia University.