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Founded in 2014, the Simons Society of Fellows is a community of scholars that encourages intellectual interactions across disciplines and across research centers in the New York City area.
Senior Fellows are distinguished scientists based in New York City. Junior Fellows are outstanding young scientists who receive support from the foundation for three years to conduct independent research at an institution of higher learning in New York City, with no teaching obligations.Learn More
A paper by researchers in the Simons Collaboration on Ocean Processes and Ecology characterizes a symbiotic relationship between diatoms and bacteria.
With a sophisticated new algorithm, scientists have found a way to forecast an individual’s risks for five deadly diseases.
With the end of Europe’s major Planck mission, researchers are moving to smaller projects studying different aspects of the cosmic microwave background.
Its subtly different chemistry from its ‘solar twins’ may be the result of having rocky planets.