Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
Director of Communications and
The Kavli Foundation
Parkinson's-linked gene encodes a protein that controls the transfer of lipids between membranes of cell organelles.
She’ll direct the future of astrophysics research at SLAC and Stanford for the next five years.
The microscope is able to detect with startling clarity a missing sulfur atom – “a defect in the lattice” – in a 2D material.
Researchers develop a framework to encode mechanical memory in a featureless structure – an elastic shell.
Organization—or lack of it—in brain’s piriform cortex allows us to differentiate one smell from another.
Findings described as “an important building block” in the quest to understand our species’ unique way with words.
A series of experiments involving a particular type of brain cell have advanced our understanding of the roots of consciousness.
The results also illustrate why it is important that we take a break from learning.
New data may explain star’s mysterious dimming.
Composite surface has features that can move microparticles, mix droplets, repel biofilms and more.