Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
The Regolith X-ray Imaging Spectrometer will identify which elements are present on the asteroid and measure their abundance.
The color of supernovae during a specific phase could be an indicator for detecting the oldest supernovae in the Universe.
Before Hitomi Died, it Sent Back X-ray Data that Explain How Turbulent Motions May Prevent Cooling of Hot Gas.
Study examines genealogy of first detected mergers.
Film visualizes superstring theory and was supervised by supervised by Kavli IPMU Principal Investigator Hirosi Ooguri.
Discovery provides a glimpse into what the universe was like in ancient times.
Signal was produced by two black holes colliding 1.4 billion light years away.
Findings suggest two dining styles for black holes.
This year’s laureates were selected for the direct detection of gravitational waves, the invention and realization of atomic force microscopy, and for the discovery of mechanisms that allow experience and neural activity to remodel brain function.
Partnership aims to meet the coming challenges of exascale computing, defined as a billion billion calculations per second.