Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
Director of Communications and
The Kavli Foundation
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.
UChicago scientists in VERITAS collaboration help confirm source of unusual neutrino.
'HAMR’ can walk on land, swim, and walk underwater.
Signals from rare black hole-neutron star pairs could pinpoint rate at which universe is growing, researchers say.