March 15, 2017
Columbia University Medical Center researchers have discovered a common genetic variant that greatly impacts normal brain aging, starting at around age 65, and may modify the risk for neurodegenerative diseases.
March 13, 2017
A team of researchers from Dublin City University, Columbia University, Georgia Tech, and the University of Helsinki add evidence to one theory of how ancient black holes may have formed and quickly put on weight.
March 13, 2017
Astronomers have observed evidence of a star that whips around a black hole at a rate of nearly twice an hour. The finding may demonstrate the tightest orbital dance between a black hole and a companion star ever seen.
March 2, 2017
In a study in Science, researchers from Columbia University and and the New York Genome Center use a new coding strategy to maximize the data-storage capacity of DNA molecules.
February 23, 2017
Rui Costa, an incoming principal investigator at Columbia’s Mortimer B. Zuckerman Mind Brain Behavior Institute, asks questions that on the surface seem simple, but, upon further inspection, are extraordinarily complex.
February 21, 2017
Dr. Sebastian Will, an assistant professor in the Department of Physics at Columbia University, has been named a 2017 Sloan Research Fellow. He is the only recipient from Columbia this year.
February 19, 2017
Mechanical Engineering Professor Hod Lipson’s latest book gained attention when it came out last fall for its prediction that these autos would become a reality sooner rather than later.