Kavli News

05/12/2012

Scientists on a planetary-heat-seeking mission have detected the first infrared light from a super-Eart, revealing a searing planet.

05/11/2012

Visit to Prime Minister’s residence comes as the University of Tokyo celebrates the newly renamed Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe.

05/10/2012

A recently evolved pattern of gene activity in the language and decision-making centers of the human brain is missing in a disorder associated with autism and learning disabilities.

05/07/2012

BrainFacts.org launched today, offering a new website for learning more about how the brain works, how it drives thought and behavior, and its role in brain diseases and disorders.

05/04/2012

The winners of the 2012 USA Science and Engineering Festival's Kavli Science Video Contest have been announced.

05/03/2012

Scientists from the Kavli Institute of Nanoscience at Delft University of Technology have discovered a key element in the mechanism of DNA repair.

05/02/2012

Kavli Prize Laureate Donald EIgler and KITP's Matthew Fisher join 16 Kavli Frontiers of Science alumni join in being elected to the National Academy of Sciences.

04/19/2012

The prize is "awarded to recognize and encourage outstanding research in all areas of nanoscience.

04/17/2012

Scientists have succeeded for the first time in detecting a Majorana particle -- a particle that is its own anti-particle: the Majorana fermion, and exist on the border between matter and anti-matter.

04/12/2012

The mission finds more than 200 supermassive black holes called " blazars" and has the potential to find thousands more.

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