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In 2017, we launched 51 Pegasi b, a postdoctoral fellowship program providing exceptional scientists with…

Cyndi Atherton, the Foundation's director of Science, has been appointed to the Board on Atmospheric Sciences…

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

Getting children off to school in the morning can be tough. Challenges like unreliable transportation,…

Grantee partner National Home Visiting Resource Center (NHVRC) has released the 2019 Home Visiting Yearbook,…

At the Heising-Simons Foundation, we are proud of the grants and partnerships we develop to…

It has been over 10 months since I joined the Heising-Simons Foundation as its first…

The melt from Greenland’s ice sheet already accounts for 25 percent of global sea level…