Kavli News

07/27/2010

Biologists have shown that the electrical activity in developing neurons can change the transmitters that neurons make and use to communicate.

07/22/2010

Caltech will partner with Lawrence Berkeley Nat. Lab. and other CA institutions to develop a method to produce fuels from sunlight

07/20/2010

For the first time, physicists have shown that the Hall effect can be created in magnets without the benefit of a charge current.

07/14/2010

Most scientists have viewed electrical fields within the brain as the simple byproducts of neuronal activity. However, Yale scientists report that electrical fields can also influence the activity of brain cells.

07/13/2010

Biologists have shown that the electrical activity in developing neurons can change the transmitters that neurons make and use to communicate.

07/11/2010

Researchers from Delft University announced a new type of nanopore devices that may significantly impact the way DNA molecules are screened.

07/06/2010

Focusing this year on the role of international cooperation toward advancing science, the new biennial international forum will facilitate high-level, global discussion of major topics on science and science policy.

07/06/2010

A multidisciplinary team of researchers has succeeded in observing single-molecule interactions functioning in their native environment.

06/30/2010

Neural circuitry is constantly changing to meet the challenges of its environment. Neuroscientist Tobias Bonhoeffer tells how new techniques enable researchers to watch this process of adaptation as never before.

06/24/2010

Since the first exoplanet, discovered in 1995, more than 460 others have been found. While astronomers have been able to measure the size, orbital characteristics, and even the molecular make up of the atmospheres, many mysteries about their formation and evolution remain.

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