Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
The Kavli Foundation
In an effort to improve robotic swarming algorithms, an interdisciplinary team of scientists will study how the brain allows an animal to navigate and change its route while moving.
Salk scientists compare the development of brain cells between humans and nonhuman primates in a novel way.
A new Johns Hopkins study found that rats' ability to recalibrate these learned relationships is ever-evolving, moment-by-moment.
Peidong Yang to direct the Kavli Energy NanoScience Institute
How bees stay cool on hot summer days.
Salk study is the first to directly examine cells from patients whose depression doesn’t respond to SSRIs.
Columbia-led discovery in mice aids efforts to map the circuitry of the brain’s learning center; stands to inform studies of psychiatric disorders in which this circuitry goes awry.
The discovery might lead to the development of an energy-efficient way of processing data.
Researchers devised a way to listen to a nanoscale guitar for the first time – and then played the Cornell alma mater on it.
An international group of scientists co-led by a Cornell professor reports that solutions for sequestering carbon might literally be right under our feet.