Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
The Kavli Foundation
Study of human brains links gene activity to disorder's severity, flagging targets for future therapies
Neurons created during adulthood have an outsized impact on mood and memory.
Scientists make progress on predicting Alzheimer’s disease decades before symptoms appear.
Michael Turner, early star explosions, value-based decision-making, and microbots
Data from mouse neurons point to unexpected brain region, carrying implications for health and disease
Instead of ballooning into spheres, as once thought, early supernovae ejected jets that may have seeded new stars.
Former director of the Kavli Institute for Cosmological Physics at the University of Chicago to advise the Foundation’s Science Programs.
Beneath Italian mountains, UChicago scientists help catch rare decay of xenon-124
New technology is a stepping stone to a neural speech prosthesis, researchers say
New research reveals the diversity of motives that guide human curiosity