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The U.S., Europe and Asia have launched big brain research projects. What impact will they have? Scientists integral to three projects respond in a roundtable discussion ahead of a special session hosted by the Society for Neuroscience.


NASA has officially confirmed the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite mission, clearing it to move forward into the development phase.


Stories exploring the complexities of human biology, the influences of our fishy evolutionary forebears on how we look, and the enduring challenge of understanding cancer, are among the winners of the 2014 AAAS Kavli Science Journalism Awards.


Berkeley Researchers Create Unique Graphene Nanopores with Optical Antennas for DNA Sequencing


Berkeley Lab reports method for symmetry-breaking in feedback-driven self-assembly of optical metamaterials.


An initiative led by UC San Diego, Cal-BRAIN, is a statewide research grants program that aims to revolutionize our understanding of the brain.


MKI's Deepto Chakrabarty discusses a newly discovered pulsar that raises questions about a mysterious category of cosmic objects called ultraluminous X-ray sources.


Charles Munger has donated $65 million to KICP to create a residential hall —  the largest in the school’s history, will be used to build and furnish a residence for KITP's visiting scientists.


Physicist Hitoshi Murayama addresses the critical importance of international science endeavors toward increasing peace and development around the world.


Columbia University today announced the establishment of an interdisciplinary NeuroTechnology Center with a mission to develop advanced optical, electrical and computational technologies for the study of complex neurobiological systems.