Professor Melnick’s life and work have been a force for advancing science and securing environmental sustainability around the world. He died on April 18th.
Earth Institute, Author at State of the Planet
The new findings offer clues about how the solar system formed and how rocky planets change over time.
New research shows that the Larsen C ice shelf—the fourth largest ice shelf in Antarctica—experienced an unusual spike in late summer and early autumn surface melting in the years 2015 to 2017.
Anthropologists are working with Fulani community leaders to promote knowledge-sharing between herders and climate scientists.
The report lays out how climate change is already affecting New York City, and what’s needed to adapt for the future.
The March 12 event, which is open to the public, will focus on four never-before-told stories of women who risked their lives for peace, changing history in the process.
Measurements of stable isotopes in tree rings may expand the climate information that scientists can get from old trees.
A Columbia team is pioneering a machine learning-based imaging and sorting solution that would help to drastically reduce Africa’s tsetse population.
The students are using deep learning and neural networks to create an automated system that classifies plankton for large-scale oceanographic studies.