Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
Laureates were selected for pioneering work in cosmic inflation, nano-optics and brain networks for memory and cognition.
Inspired by mantis shrimp, researchers designed composite material stronger than the standard used in airplane frames.
A new study describes what are known as "Black Widow" pulsars, neutron stars that destroy their binary mate.
The 2014 Rossi Prize has been awarded to three researchers for their discovery in gamma rays of the large, unanticipated galactic structure now called the “Fermi bubbles.”
President Barack Obama met in the Oval Office the six U.S. recipients of the 2012 Kavli Prizes.
To the surprise of scientists, a higher fraction of binary star systems are found at the outskirts of a young star cluster than in its center, despite the gravitational pull of the cluster’s core.
A research team has found a way to predict how the spin of every electron in certain electronic materials could be entangled with another electron's spin.
With a new 51 million investment, TU Delft and Leiden University will be exploring the frontiers of the ‘NanoFront’.