Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
The Kavli Foundation
In mouse study, neonatal exposure changed biochemistry of reward circuitry.
Study of human brains links gene activity to disorder's severity, flagging targets for future therapies
Neurons created during adulthood have an outsized impact on mood and memory.
Scientists make progress on predicting Alzheimer’s disease decades before symptoms appear.
Michael Turner, early star explosions, value-based decision-making, and microbots
Research demonstrates emergent chirality in polar skyrmions for the first time in oxide superlattices
Data from mouse neurons point to unexpected brain region, carrying implications for health and disease
Instead of ballooning into spheres, as once thought, early supernovae ejected jets that may have seeded new stars.
Former director of the Kavli Institute for Cosmological Physics at the University of Chicago to advise the Foundation’s Science Programs.
Beneath Italian mountains, UChicago scientists help catch rare decay of xenon-124