Kavli News

11/19/2009

Researchers at KISN have discovered a mechanism that the brain uses to filter out distracting thoughts to focus on a single bit of information.

11/18/2009

Hirosi Ooguri, Caltech's Fred Kavli Professor of Theoretical Physics, has been named the recipient of the 2009 Nishina Memorial Prize.

11/18/2009

The Chancellor of the University of Cambridge, HRH Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, opened the new building housing the Kavli Institute for Cosmology.

11/10/2009

Among those honored are science communicators reporting for NOVA, the New York Times; WNYC's Radiolab, Great Falls Tribune (MT), and Wired.

11/05/2009

A new class of supernova was discovered by scientists at Berkeley and may be the first example of a new type of exploding star. 

11/02/2009

A detailed picture of the seeds of structures in the universe has been unveiled by an international team co-led by Sarah Church of KIPAC.

10/19/2009

The California NanoSystems Institute at UCLA has announced a collaboration with Photron USA Inc. to develop specialized instrumentation for the CNSI's core laboratory facilities.

10/13/2009

The Foundation's quarterly newsletter highlights America's Energy Future Initiative, Kavli Professor John Bowers, the opening of three new Energy Frontier Research Centers, and includes other news and events.

10/12/2009

The Yale School of Medicine has created a new research center to study how our brain evolved uniquely human traits. Named the Yale Center for Human Brain Development and Evolution, the Center will be part of the Kavli Institute for Neuroscience at Yale

10/02/2009

Researchers at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) have discovered that, instead of one big map, the brain creates multiple independent maps while navigating the physical world.

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