Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
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The Kavli Foundation
The American Physical Society has elected the University of Chicago's Michael S. Turner vice president as of Jan. 1, 2011. The election puts Turner in line to serve later as president-elect, president, and then past-president in successive years.
Researchers have illuminated the molecular interactions that occur during the journey of messenger Ribonucleic acid (RNA) molecules from the nucleus into the cytoplasm.
Estate turned Centre will host a broad array of high-level meetings, and provide an environment that historically has given rise to scientific breakthroughs.
Cees Dekker becomes the new director of Delft's Kavli Institute and officially opens a new Department of Bionanoscience.
Scientists from Delft University of Technology and the Ames Laboratory of the US Department of Energy have succeeded in fully protecting the spin state of a single electron from its environment.
The 2010 Kavli Prize laureates were presented their awards by His Majesty King Harald of Norway during a ceremony at the Oslo Concert Hall.
What can scientists hope to learn in the coming decade about the most basic questions about the cosmos and our place in it ?
The surprising findings describe how a single gene can regulate the production of cortical neurons.