Kavli News

01/08/2010

"In Search of Memory," a new documentary on the life of Nobel laureate Eric Kandel, MD -- Kavli Professor and director of the Kavli Institute for Brain Sciences at Columbia -- has been commercially released.

01/07/2010

High-energy cosmic rays appear to be coming from supernova remnants, the dying remains of exploded stars.

12/29/2009

News reports and web posts from China on a visit to KITPC by The Kavli Foundation's President, Robert W. Conn, and Vice-President of Science Programs, Miyoung Chun. (Untranslated)

12/23/2009

Scientists at UC Santa Barbara have made a major discovery in how the brain encodes memories. The finding could eventually lead to the development of new drugs to aid memory.

12/18/2009

The California NanoSystems Institute at UCLA has announced a new collaboration with Japan-based NOF Corp. to explore initiatives in nanotherapeutics research for new drug-delivery systems.

12/17/2009

In the analysis of new data, scientists from the Cryogenic Dark Matter Search experiment,have detected two events that have characteristics consistent with dark matter.

12/14/2009

Yale University researchers have devised a computer model to explain how the brain makes decisions based on statistical probabilities.

12/09/2009

A specialized camera on a telescope operated by U.K. astronomers from Liverpool has made the first measurement of magnetic fields in the afterglow of a gamma-ray burst

12/09/2009

Existing and planned technologies could lower projected U.S. energy use 17 percent to 20 percent by 2020.

11/19/2009

Researchers at KISN have discovered a mechanism that the brain uses to filter out distracting thoughts to focus on a single bit of information.

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