Kavli News

06/20/2011

University faculty and administrators from 20 states gathered at Stony Brook in June for an innovative, four-day conference dedicated to improving the way scientists communicate with the public.

06/19/2011

Researchers at Delft University of Technology and the University of Basel have established a biomimetic nanopore.

06/06/2011

At the White House, President Barack Obama met the seven U.S. recipients of the 2010 Kavli Prizes to recognize and honor their seminal contributions to the three fields for which the Prizes are awarded -- astrophysics, nanoscience and neuroscience.

06/06/2011

A dark-matter experiment deep in the Soudan mine of Minnesota now has detected a seasonal signal variation similar to one an Italian experiment has been reporting for more than a decade.

06/03/2011

Professor George Efstathiou, Director of the Kavli Institute for Cosmology in Cambridge, is one of four astronomers who have won this year’s Gruber Cosmology Prize.

05/25/2011

A new study shows monkeys can visualize alternative, hypothetical outcomes, and pinpoint areas of the brain where this process takes place and may give scientists new clues into how to treat diseases such as depression and schizophrenia.

05/24/2011

Caltech researchers develop quick, low-cost, and portable microchip for immune monitoring and clinical applications

05/23/2011

New research shows our home galaxy belongs to a rare subset among the billions that populate the cosmos.

05/16/2011

Improved tissue grafts designed by Cornell scientists that promote vascular growth could hasten healing.

05/12/2011

What researchers once thought might be a supersolid transition is revisited in Science.

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