Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
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The Kavli Foundation
Honorees recognized for helping establish UC San Diego as top research university
Astrophysicists use a catalog of extended gamma-ray sources spotted by Fermi spacecraft to home in on mysterious properties of deep space.
Ooguri began serving as the Director on October 15, assuming leadership of one of Japan’s most renowned research institutions.
The unique system captures carbon dioxide and converts it into chemicals that can be used by industry or, someday, in space colonies.
New, three-dimensional simulations reveal the inner workings of one of the universe’s most mysterious stars.
The team has made and analyzed the deepest wide-field map of the 3D distribution of matter in the Universe.
Program users can tinker with landing and path planning scenarios to identify optimal landing sites for Mars rovers.
Scientists say they have found preliminary evidence of an evolutionary link between the social behaviors of octopuses and humans.
The prize is the highest award in Dutch science.
Cornell researchers have developed a highly accurate mathematical approach to predict the behavior of crowds of living creatures.