Joachim Frank shares the Nobel Prize with two other scientists for inventing a new and more powerful method of capturing 3D images of biological molecules in atomic detail. Read More
Discovering unexpected resilience in the brain could inform future treatment approaches for patients recuperating from stroke or other brain trauma. Read More
Julio Friedmann will lead a major new research initiative at Columbia to advance the public policy, financial and economic aspects of carbon management. Read More
A team of weather and storm experts, including Columbia's Suzana Camargo, is working to enhance climate models; the project will help to improve forecasts of intense hurricanes like Hurricane Florence. Read More
The end of a 52-year internal conflict could spell trouble for the second most biodiverse country in the world. A new study outlines a sustainable path forward. Read More
A new study helps settle a long-standing scientific debate about how embryos develop and offers clues for diseases like cancer, in which normal development patterns go awry. Read More
In a new study, researchers report that their physics-based model of California earthquake hazards replicated estimates from the state’s leading statistical model. Read More