Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
Director of Communications
The Kavli Foundation
Research team identifies three drugs effective enough in lab to warrant further study.
Applied scientists have discovered a new type of optical soliton wave that travels in the wake of other soliton waves.
Results challenge standard model of how mammals cool off.
Ability to instantly identify unknown liquids in the field could aid first responders, improve plant safety.
A new Caltech study is the first to show how the structure of gut gel, or mucus, can change in the presence of certain substances, such as bacteria and polymers.
Cornell researchers have laid the groundwork for a chemical sensor on a chip that could be used in small portable devices.
Researchers from Caltech and Harvard have designed and created flexible circuits that could be used in soft robots and other machines.
Infection by the Zika virus diverts a key protein necessary for neural cell division in the developing human fetus.
Powered by a chemical reaction controlled by microfluidics, 3-D-printed 'octobot' has no electronics.
SpARCS collaboration has discovered four of the most distant clusters of galaxies ever found.