Research

As you squash the fruit flies invading your kitchen this summer, take a moment to revere them.

Influential computer scientist Kathy McKeown heads up two multi-million dollar grants—one to analyze cross-cultural norms and another to better und

An innovative program at the Columbia University Clinic for Anxiety and Related Disorders uses VR therapy to help youth with social anxiety disorde

Columbia engineering researchers have developed a low-cost, portable platform that gives RT-PCR results in 23 minutes that match laboratory-based t

The JPB Foundation funded the study that will evaluate the benefits of greening and health-related interventions for affordable housing residents a

Columbia postdoc Aaron Schein explains how he fell into data science while studying Iranian policy, why negative scientific results should be celeb

The Abdus-Saboor lab will explore how the brain processes the physical sensation and emotional experience of pain.

PhD student Luhuan Wu explains how statistics can make the stars in distant galaxies easier to see and shares her secret for taking stunning travel

Statistics lecturer and amateur dancer Wayne Lee talks about his experience as a Taiwanese-American and explains why he left Silicon Valley to teac

The benefits of higher CO2 levels on plants disappear under flooding, a three-decades long experiment by Columbia’s Mailman School of Public Health

A screening program that combines genetic and lab testing could identify 1 million Americans at risk of early death from heart disease because they

Fungus-based construction materials could be useful in remote settings or at the scenes of natural disasters.