Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
Director of Communications and
The Kavli Foundation
In a project funded by DARPA, researchers from NIST, UCSB and Caltech have made a remarkable breakthrough in optical frequency synthesizers.
Findings may be relevant to other disorders, from autism to PTSD
Worn during sleep, the lens interrupts the process that destroys cells of the retina.
A team of researchers has found a relationship between quantum physics and thermodynamics.
Paul Asimow and his research group examine the properties of exotic solids known as quasicrystals via high-impact shock recovery experiments.
Cornell researchers have become the first to control atomically thin magnets with an electric field.
A Yale research team has identified a gene that when eliminated can spur regeneration of axons in nerve cells severed by spinal cord injury.
Satellite developed by MIT aims to discover thousands of nearby exoplanets, including at least 50 Earth-sized ones.
Black holes in these environments could combine repeatedly to form objects bigger than anything a single star could produce.
Large concentrations of sulfites and bisulfites in shallow lakes may have set the stage for Earth’s first biological molecules.