Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
The Kavli Foundation
As Earth's premier hunter of gravitational waves, LIGO is making a killing.
Brain researchers continue to push for the stars— sometimes quite literally.
Solar power, quantum computers, superconductors, and smart crop irrigation systems.
A batch of new findings remind us that despite how much we seem to know, there is much we don't.
If you don’t think of your body as a precision instrument, you should.
Quantum networks based on what Einstein called “spooky action at a distance” may one day protect the internet from hackers.
Build the capacity of emerging leaders, networks, and institutions working to meaningfully connect science and society.
Scientists aren't sure, and all of cosmic history depends on it
Imagine artificial intelligence helping scientists analyze data, soft robot battery "blood," and an unhackable quantum internet.
This month’s advances in neuroscience span obesity to octopuses and targeted ultrasound to focused meditation.