Kavli News

12/18/2009

The California NanoSystems Institute at UCLA has announced a new collaboration with Japan-based NOF Corp. to explore initiatives in nanotherapeutics research for new drug-delivery systems.

12/17/2009

In the analysis of new data, scientists from the Cryogenic Dark Matter Search experiment,have detected two events that have characteristics consistent with dark matter.

12/14/2009

Yale University researchers have devised a computer model to explain how the brain makes decisions based on statistical probabilities.

12/09/2009

A specialized camera on a telescope operated by U.K. astronomers from Liverpool has made the first measurement of magnetic fields in the afterglow of a gamma-ray burst

12/09/2009

Existing and planned technologies could lower projected U.S. energy use 17 percent to 20 percent by 2020.

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. 

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