According to NASA, 2013 was tied (with 2009 and 2006) for seventh warmest year globally on record, dating back to 1880...
Jan 31 2014, 3:16am CST
Columbia University Medical Center researchers have created a way to develop personalized gene therapies for patients with retinitis pigmentosa (RP), a leading cause of vision ...
Full article at: News-Medical.net
22 hours ago, 12:22am CDT
Nomis Solutions, Inc. and Columbia University announced today that Nomis has joined the Center for Pricing and Revenue Management at Columbia University. Nomis is the leading provider of pricing and profitability management solutions for financial services companies.(PRWeb July 10, 2014)Read the full story at http://www.p ...
Full article at: PRWeb
1 day ago, 9:34am CDT
Source: The Hollywood Gossip
Another day, another View casting rumor.
With Rosie O'Donnell almost definitely on board for a second stint as co-host, attention has now turned to who will be surrounding her and Whoopi Goldberg on ABC's table.
Might it be Andi Dorfman, an ABC staple? Sarah Palin, who has seemingly expressed some interest? Or perhaps... Meghan McCain?
Insiders tell E! News that John McCain ...
Full article at: The Hollywood Gossip
1 day ago, 5:17am CDT
Source: Market Place
It turns out the Facebook mood experiment was just the tip of an unsettling-sounding iceberg. The Wall Street Journal reports that the company’s research division has been running all kinds of studies on us— hundreds of them—with very little oversight. Here's a quick recap of why universities don't do things that way:
For decades the U.S. government ran a study on African-American sharecroppers, to see what happened when you didn’t treat syphillis. ...
Full article at: Market Place
Jul 3 2014, 12:40pm CDT
Source: The State
The Columbia Police Department will conduct safety checkpoints throughout Columbia over the holiday week and weekend.Click to Continue »
Full article at: The State
Jul 2 2014, 11:13am CDT
Source: Fast Company
The geophysicist who warned that New York City was due for Sandy says that the city ought to function like a half-submerged kingdom.Seven years after the financial crisis, most of us remember the name of Nouriel Roubini, the New York University economist who warned us of economic doom. Fewer know of Klaus Jacob, the Columbia University geophysicist who, years before Hurricane Sandy, issued warnings about the ...
Full article at: Fast Company
Jul 2 2014, 7:41am CDT
Source: Episcopal Cafe
A scathing reflection on mission trips by Lauren Kascak, a graduate of the Masters Program in Narrative Medicine at Columbia University and Sayantani DasGupta, faculty member in #InstagrammingAfrica: The Narcissism of Global Voluntourism
I have participated in not one but three separate, and increasingly disillusioning, international health brigades, short-term visits to developing countries that involve bringing ...
Full article at: Episcopal Cafe
Jul 1 2014, 5:23pm CDT
Medical science took another great leap forward today. Scientists at Columbia University have just revealed that they...
Mar 30 2010, 11:28am CDT