Sun, May 15, 2016, 9:26pm
“I thought they [senior columns] were self-indulgent, myopic, navel-gazing pieces of fluff that had no place in the newspaper proper.”
Thu, Apr 21, 2016, 6:56am
In March, a paper that was authored by an all-star cast of scientists and predicted dangerous superstorms and accelerated rises in sea level was published in the European journal Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics.
Thu, Mar 24, 2016, 6:35am
Although plants are known for their ability to take in carbon dioxide and release oxygen into the atmosphere, they also respire like animals, releasing carbon dioxide.
Thu, Mar 10, 2016, 4:02am
“What is the character of secularism in countries that were not pervaded by Christianity?” “To what extent is the secular an imposition of colonial rule?”
Fri, Feb 26, 2016, 2:36am
Attempting to reduce greenhouse gas emissions has been a key struggle for President Barack Obama, CC ’83, with both houses of Congress led by Republicans who have outright opposed even acknowledging the existence of climate change.
Thu, Feb 18, 2016, 5:01am
Almost 150 students and faculty filled a lecture hall Wednesday night to reflect on the legacy of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, who died on Saturday.
Thu, Feb 11, 2016, 10:56am
Updated Feb. 12, 1:26 p.m. It’s been a long time coming.
Thu, Feb 11, 2016, 7:26am
One year ago, exactly a century after Einstein introduced his General Theory of Relativity, a Columbia student started up a machine that aimed to probe the deepest mysteries Einstein’s theory proposed.
Tue, Feb 2, 2016, 11:42pm
The book begins with an epilogue. “The whole history of ideas is ideas of order, so I wanted to write about ideas of disorder,” professor emeritus of English and comparative literature Martin Meisel said.
Wed, Jan 27, 2016, 11:00pm
Core samples of sediment from the bottom of the Pacific Ocean have provided evidence that could change scientists’ understanding of how the oceans’ nutrient systems work.