A new study led by scientists at Columbia's Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory is the first to measure the time lags between changing ocean currents and major climate shifts. Read More
A new Columbia study highlights the key role this gene plays in essential biological processes and offers a promising new target for combating PTSD, a disorder that impacts women more than men. Read More
A Columbia team harnesses powerful technology to uncover never-before-seen details of the nervous system, demonstrating SCAPE’s broad potential to decipher the brain. Read More
Columbia is proud to announce that Andres Bendesky, assistant professor in the Department of Ecology, Evolution and Environmental Biology; and Melissa Ness and Lorenzo Sironi, both assistant professors in the Department of Astronomy were named Sloan Research Fellows. Read More
Research led by Randy Bruno, a principal investigator at Columbia’s Zuckerman Institute, demonstrates that the brain’s primitive sensory region also participates in sophisticated learning. Read More
Wallace Broecker, a Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory geochemist who initiated key research into the history of earth’s climate and humans’ influence upon it, died February 18 in New York. He was 87. Read More
The Columbia-led discovery in mice aids efforts to map the circuitry of the brain’s learning center and stands to inform studies of psychiatric disorders in which this circuitry goes awry. Read More