David J. Craig
David edits the Explorations and Bulletin sections of Columbia Magazine and writes mainly about social science and the natural sciences. He received degrees from the University of Connecticut in sociology and English and has worked as a journalist for 20 years.
Articles by David J. Craig
Ecologists are studying new ways to protect the big cats’ need to roam
New fossil discovery suggests dinos could tolerate chillier climates
Columbia Law School researchers have unveiled a disturbing connection between American arms and civilian deaths
In a plastic device the size of a credit card, tissues communicate with each other through a shared blood supply
A recent Columbia study reveals major racial disparities in access to clean public water
With suicide rates at historic highs, Columbia researchers are training ordinary people to save lives
Heat waves, floods, and other effects of climate change are putting kids at risk of illness and death
Columbia researchers explain why pollen counts are rising and suggest ways to fight back
Some world leaders used the pandemic as an excuse to silence critics and roll back civil liberties. Can the damage be undone?
How climate change is taking its toll on animal behavior
Fungus-based construction materials could be useful in remote settings or at the scenes of natural disasters
Immune systems provoke a firestorm of molecular chaos, according to new Columbia research