Kavli News

02/11/2009

The Kavli Foundation has provided an endowment for the Science Journalism Awards program at the AAAS.

02/05/2009

Scientists at UC Santa Barbara have discovered that a protein called BAG2 is important for understanding Alzheimer's disease.

01/08/2009

An MIT researcher and her colleagues have produced the first fully three-dimensional reconstruction of the remains of a star that exploded.

01/07/2009

Four months into its mission, the Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope has discovered 12 never-before-seen pulsars and observed gamma-ray pulses from 18 others.

01/02/2009

UCSD provides a seminar open to the public on morality and the social brain. 

12/16/2008

A study of galaxy clusters independently confirms that the universe is expanding at an accelerating pace.

12/10/2008

The two faintest star-like objects ever found have been spotted by a team led by MIT physicist Adam Burgasser.

12/09/2008

Within a red plume of hydrogen gas a brilliant white spot forms. The spot expands and quickly explodes into an orange and red cloud. 

11/12/2008

President George W. Bush and his Science Advisor, Dr. John Marburger honored the first U.S. recipients of the Kavli Prize.

11/11/2008

Brain cells can adopt a new chemical code in response to cues from the outside world, scientists working with tadpoles at the University of California, San Diego report.

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