Kavli News


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


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.


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.


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.


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


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


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.


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


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.


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