Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
Director of Communications and
The Kavli Foundation
Researchers develop mathematical techniques for designing shape-shifting shells.
Reseach team developed a method for precisely transforming stretchable 2-D objects into 3-D shapes.
The Advanced LIGO gravitational wave detectors have announced their first observation of a binary neutron star coalescence.
UChicago physicists calculate expansion rate of universe using breakthrough research.
Berkeley Lab study is first to show potential of energy-efficient next-gen electronic memory.
Discovery marks first cosmic event observed in both gravitational waves and light.
New tests detected smell loss more reliably than conventional options.
Paper describes “remarkable” differences in the way the brains of males and females respond to stress.
The research team identified a Type Ia supernova that had exploded only within a day before their observation.
Nobel Prize shared by 2017 Kavli Prize Winners in Astrophysics, Rainer Weiss and Kip Thorne.