Kavli News

11/10/2010

Among those honored are science communicators reporting for The New York Times, NOVA scienceNOW, NPR, Slate and High Country News.

11/04/2010

Observations of the Universe’s expansion rate suggest that dark matter and dark energy dominate the large scale evolution of the Universe.

11/02/2010

A team of astronomers has found evidence that the Universe may have gone through a warming trend early in its history.

10/29/2010

Scientists at TU Delft's Kavli Institute have developed a new instrument for measuring the extent to which individual DNA molecules resist twisting.

10/25/2010

The winners of the USA Science & Engineering Kavli Science Video Contest were announced on October 24at at the festival's Expo at the National Mall in Washington, D.C.

10/18/2010

President Obama will host the White House Science Fair, kicking off week that culminates in USA Science and Engineering Festival.

10/15/2010

New York University has received a $1.6 million National Science Foundation grant to upgrade its Structural DNA Nanotechnology facility -- a facility directed by Kavli Prize laureate Nadrian Seeman.

10/13/2010

In an opening speech before the Kavli Prize Science Forum: 2010 in Oslo, Norway's Minister of Foreign Affairs, Jonas Ghar Støre, pressed the need for recognizing the wide impact of global climate change.

10/05/2010

Two Kavli Institute members -- MIT's Nergis Mavalvala and Cornell's Michal Lipson -- are among this year's recipients of the MacArthur Fellowship, which recognizes people with exceptional creativity and promise.

09/29/2010

The Milky Way, thought to be the dominant gravitational force in forming the Magellanic Stream, is sidelined by a new computer simulation.

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