Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
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The Kavli Foundation
Investigating the biological basis of vision: Tübingen neuroscientists analyse the ‘division of labour’ in the retina.
Researchers discover how neurons in the higher mental cortices organize into a functional circuit.
New sensor tells growers when their plants need irrigation with accurate, real-time readings at reasonable cost.
Physicists address loophole in tests of Bell’s inequality, using 600-year-old starlight.
Rest lets mice recalibrate neurons that help solidify lessons learned, research suggests
Researchers have developed a way to identify cells damaged prior to birth that survive but are more vulnerable to stress later in life.
An international team of astronomers make an independent measurement of how fast the Universe is expanding.
How to design materials with reprogrammable shape and function
Salk scientists find that neurological changes mark transition from ambivalent adolescent to capable adult in the roundworm
The past, present, and future contributions of Caltech's intellectual hub for nanoscience.