Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
The Kavli Foundation
Existing and planned technologies could lower projected U.S. energy use 17 percent to 20 percent by 2020.
Researchers at KISN have discovered a mechanism that the brain uses to filter out distracting thoughts to focus on a single bit of information.
Hirosi Ooguri, Caltech's Fred Kavli Professor of Theoretical Physics, has been named the recipient of the 2009 Nishina Memorial Prize.
The Chancellor of the University of Cambridge, HRH Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, opened the new building housing the Kavli Institute for Cosmology.
Among those honored are science communicators reporting for NOVA, the New York Times; WNYC's Radiolab, Great Falls Tribune (MT), and Wired.
A new class of supernova was discovered by scientists at Berkeley and may be the first example of a new type of exploding star.
A detailed picture of the seeds of structures in the universe has been unveiled by an international team co-led by Sarah Church of KIPAC.
The California NanoSystems Institute at UCLA has announced a collaboration with Photron USA Inc. to develop specialized instrumentation for the CNSI's core laboratory facilities.
The Foundation's quarterly newsletter highlights America's Energy Future Initiative, Kavli Professor John Bowers, the opening of three new Energy Frontier Research Centers, and includes other news and events.