Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
The Kavli Foundation
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.
Astrophysically speaking, Star Wars' Yoda was wrong when he said "size matters not"
Subtle differences between cells’ DNA could play a part in brain development as well as disorders.
A new generation of microscale robots promises to wed semiconductors, solar cells, and sensors with complex 3D origami shapes and functions.