Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
Director of Communications and
The Kavli Foundation
With miniature mobile microscopes, scientists uncover a map that is used by the brain to guide our movements.
Hopkins researchers find new sleep-promoting cells.
SLAC, Stanford researchers show that brain-mimicking ‘neural networks’ can revolutionize the way astrophysicists analyze complex data.
Groups of Neurons Respond to Changes in Vocal Pitch Crucial to Conveying Meaning, Study Finds
Bioinspired approach combines pop-up fabrication with soft robotics
Cornell team conducted hundreds of experiments to capture the formation of these structures at early stages of their development.
Non-toxic, lubricant-infused coatings deter mussels and prevent their attachment by disrupting their mechanosensory and adhesive systems
UC Berkeley scientists have taught bacteria to cover themselves in tiny, highly efficient solar panels to produce useful chemical compounds.
Scientists mapped the learning and memory center of the fruit fly larva brain, an early step toward mapping how all animal brains work.
Scholars discuss phenomenon's significance in science, culture, religion