Topic: Science

Recent Updates

A new, 1-meter telescope—funded by the Heising-Simons Foundation’s Science program—has been installed at the University of Texas…

To support future principal investigators interested in submitting their first NASA mission proposal, the Heising-Simons…

Over the past 23 years, grantee partner Dr. Andrea Ghez and her team of astronomers…

The consequences of climate change are dramatically observable in the Arctic region. From July 18…

Artemis, the first ground-based telescope of the SPECULOOS (Search for habitable Planets EClipsing ULtra-cOOl Stars)…

How universal is Newton’s Law of Universal Gravitation? We already know that this law does…

The Foundation supports innovative and scalable initiatives to promote a more inclusive and diverse physics…

With support from the Heising-Simons Foundation, the Division of Physical Sciences at UC San Diego…