Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
Director of Communications and
The Kavli Foundation
A Q&A with Nathaniel Sawtell about the brain's ability to distinguish ‘self’ from ‘other’.
The compass signal in the fly brain bears a strong resemblance to the navigation system in rats.
Study investigated the origins of our ability to understand what other people are thinking.
UChicago scientists part of international XENON collaboration.
The antidepressant tianeptine works via the mu opioid receptor, like morphine, and also relieves pain.
Spacecraft’s gamma-ray vision provides revolutionary views of the extreme universe.
Researchers create new optical brain probes.
A team of astronomers has made the first measurements of small scale ripples in the Universe's primeval hydrogen gas.
Three interdisciplinary teams of researchers will develop novel tools and methods in the field of microbiome research.
The advancement has the potential to guide the development of therapies to treat and cure disease.