Starting this month, scientists aim to study the Antarctic Circumpolar Current’s past dynamics by drilling into the seabed in some of the planet’s remotest marine regions. Read More
Advanced imaging technologies observe one brain area’s ability to rapidly sense our surroundings. The study lays the groundwork for improvements to machine learning and robotics. Read More
The prestigious award supports top-tier researchers at U.S. universities whose work is of strategic importance to the Department of Defense. Read More
Columbia University and University of Florida astrophysicists found signs of a cosmic event that created elements that sent gold and silver to Earth. Read More
In an unusual new study, Columbia scientists say they have detected a growing fingerprint of human-driven global warming on drought conditions across the world starting as far back as 1900. Read More
Ekström’s work spans many facets of global earthquake seismology, from the nature of individual earthquakes and other seismic sources to the large-scale structure of the Earth. Read More