Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
The Kavli Foundation
Scientists are harnessing the cosmos as a scientific “instrument” in their quest to determine the makeup of the universe.
The Kavli Foundation has provided an endowment for the Science Journalism Awards program at the AAAS.
Scientists at UC Santa Barbara have discovered that a protein called BAG2 is important for understanding Alzheimer's disease.
An MIT researcher and her colleagues have produced the first fully three-dimensional reconstruction of the remains of a star that exploded.
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.
UCSD provides a seminar open to the public on morality and the social brain.
A study of galaxy clusters independently confirms that the universe is expanding at an accelerating pace.
The two faintest star-like objects ever found have been spotted by a team led by MIT physicist Adam Burgasser.
Within a red plume of hydrogen gas a brilliant white spot forms. The spot expands and quickly explodes into an orange and red cloud.
President George W. Bush and his Science Advisor, Dr. John Marburger honored the first U.S. recipients of the Kavli Prize.