Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
Director of Communications and
The Kavli Foundation
Prof. Sara Seager previews a new era of discovery as a leader of the TESS mission, which is expected to find some 20,000 extrasolar planets.
The SuperCDMS SNOLAB project, a multi-institutional effort led by SLAC, is expanding the hunt for dark matter.
Using multiple types of cells found in the brain’s hippocampus, Salk researchers modeled how connections between cells go awry in schizophrenia
Columbia researchers propose new and critical role for neurons in brain’s smell center.
China's Five-hundred-meter Aperture Spherical radio Telescope (FAST), still under commissioning, reached another milestone.
Nanoscale structures based on ones found in nature make eye implants more effective and last longer
In a project funded by DARPA, researchers from NIST, UCSB and Caltech have made a remarkable breakthrough in optical frequency synthesizers.
Findings may be relevant to other disorders, from autism to PTSD
Worn during sleep, the lens interrupts the process that destroys cells of the retina.
A team of researchers has found a relationship between quantum physics and thermodynamics.