Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
Director of Communications and
The Kavli Foundation
Astronomers have gotten their first look at exactly where most of today’s stars were born.
Researchers have discovered that a variant of the gene CRY1 slows the internal biological clock that normally dictates our sleep-wake cycle.
Theory helps better understand and control microfabrication
A flash of X-rays captured by NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory is unlike any scientists have seen before.
Study sheds new insight on a brain network where memories of events are processed and stored.
ESO’s Very Large Telescope spots brand-new type of star formation
A Cornell-led international research team has secured more than $1 million in funding from the Human Frontier Science Program.
Scientists at Salk develop tool to gauge success of preferred treatment for bipolar disorder.
Mission has pinpointed an object responsible for the galaxy's high-energy radiation.
Data suggest black holes swallow stellar debris in bursts.