Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
Director of Communications and
The Kavli Foundation
Among the winners, stories on male contraception, the complicated legacy of a panda, and the environmental hazards of toxic algae and invasive mussels.
Direct recordings of human brain activity link memory, emotion and anxiety during bouts of low mood.
A former leader at the Wellcome Trust, HHMI/Janelia and CZI to manage the Foundation’s portfolio of science programs.
Researchers at the Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience may have just uncovered key aspects of how the brain controls posture.
Columbia scientists reveal new details of how a naturally occurring hormone can boost memory in aging mice, laying the groundwork for staving off this form of memory loss in people.
Featuring Zuckerman Institute Principal Investigator Michael Shadlen, MD, PhD
Metasurface optics manipulate light in a finely controllable way using carefully designed microscopic structures on an otherwise flat surface.
Conversion of coal to liquid fuels is especially relevant in coal-rich countries, such as China and the US.
It describes six phases, starting with simple networks of qubits and ending with networks of fully quantum-connected quantum computers.
This new camera literally makes it possible to freeze time to see phenomena—and even light!—in extremely slow motion.