Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
Director of Communications and
The Kavli Foundation
After its launch into orbit, KIPAC Director Roger Blandford discusses the importance and expectations of the Gamma-ray Large Area Space Telescope.
Researchers now report that they can use this gamma ray radiation to infer the number of small asteroids in different groups of small solar system bodies.
The team operating the Laser Interferometer Gravity-wave Observatory (LIGO) reported that the pulsar at the center of the Crab Nebula must have an extremely smooth surface.
Fred Kavli and The Kavli Foundation have made a pledge of $7.5 million to KIPAC the for an endowment that will support the institute's s research programs.
UC Irvine Kavli Professor Michael Prather will head a new research institute dedicated to the study of how the environment and society interact.
The Museum of Modern Art is featuring a nanoscale picture by Michael Rouke, professor at KNI at Caltech, and his research team.
Astronomers, including MIT's Joshua Winn, reported the first observations of a plant in the middle stages of formation.
Scientists used to think most of the exchange of information between cells was conducted at the surface.
A half-mile down in an old iron ore mine in Minnesota, incredibly sensitive detectors have been waiting for a particle of dark matter to make itself known.