Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
Director of Communications and
The Kavli Foundation
A new paper demonstrates that subplate neurons survive, and in fact become part of the adult cerebral cortex
Search considered successful “dress rehearsal” for exoplanet hunter TESS
Rockefeller scientists shed new light on the transitions between a wakeful, active state and the stillness of sleep.
Graphene electrodes could enable higher quality imaging of brain cell activity
Researchers have succeeded in generating quantum entanglement between two quantum chips faster than the entanglement is lost.
Cornell’s new pyrolysis kiln – the largest of its kind at a U.S. university – opened May 24.
Research could pave the way for a brain prosthetic to translate thoughts into speech
Columbia study shows that altering activity in brain’s emotion center can eliminate the natural craving for sweet; findings could inform treatments for eating disorders.
By studying neurons generated directly from skin cells, Salk researchers showed the impact of aged mitochondria on brain cells
Findings may provide new insights into the connections between movement and touch