Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
The Kavli Foundation
Gamma-ray bursts are thought to last mere seconds or a few short minutes. But new data shows at least some of them have much more staying power.
Kavli laureate Maarten Schmidt gave half of his $500,000 prize money to Caltech, establishing an endowed fund for innovative projects in astronomy.
South Pole Telescope team to search for gravity waves
The Kavli Foundation has announced the appointment of Dr. Robert W. Conn as its new president.
Yale researchers have filled in a missing gap on the molecular road map of Alzheimer's disease.
Scientists are harnessing the cosmos as a scientific “instrument” in their quest to determine the makeup of the universe.
The Kavli Foundation has provided an endowment for the Science Journalism Awards program at the AAAS.
Scientists at UC Santa Barbara have discovered that a protein called BAG2 is important for understanding Alzheimer's disease.
An MIT researcher and her colleagues have produced the first fully three-dimensional reconstruction of the remains of a star that exploded.