Bookmark and Share

Kavli News

04/25/2014

A team of researchers at Kavli IPMU has announced the discovery of a galaxy that magnified a background, Type Ia supernova thirtyfold through gravitational lensing.

04/24/2014

Inspired by mantis shrimp, researchers designed composite material stronger than the standard used in airplane frames.

04/24/2014

A pair of supermassive black holes in orbit around one another have been discovered by Prof. Fukun Liu of the Department of Astronomy and the KIAA, and his colleagues. This is the first time such a pair have been found in an ordinary galaxy.

04/17/2014

Researchers at the Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience at NTNU recently discovered the process behind the phenomenon of smells and memories.

04/09/2014

KIPAC scientists are helping build a cutting-edge camera for the Cherenkov Telescope Array, an advanced, ground-based gamma-ray observatory.

03/25/2014

The Kavli Foundation’s Board of Directors has announced the election of three new board members: Mary Sue Coleman, President of the University of Michigan; Richard A. Meserve, President of the Carnegie Institution for Science; and Gunnar K. Nilsen, President of BizArch Advisors.

03/18/2014

Researchers at the Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology are taking a closer look at border cells and their role in our sense of place.

03/17/2014

Researchers today announced the first direct evidence supporting this theory, known as "cosmic inflation."

03/03/2014

The National Academy of Engineering celebrated the life of Charles M. Vest.

02/25/2014

Scientists debate whether such higher-order processes as consciousness and morality have their own real estate in the brain.

Pages