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09/19/2017 16:54:25
Caltech faculty members helped shape the worldview of Taylor Lawrence (BS ’86).
Taylor Lawrence (right) with Gil Refael
09/19/2017 08:24:55
Lori Dajose
Two Caltech postdoctoral scholars will receive up to $1.4 million in funding over eight years.
09/18/2017 15:32:31
Stellar scholars, the newest freshmen also have some impressive talents.
Numbers graphic
09/18/2017 10:41:14
Shayna Chabner McKinney
At the Institute’s annual Convocation Ceremony, incoming students were charged to push beyond boundaries both inside and outside the lab, and to share their passion for science with the broader community.
photo of audience at Convocation 2017 in Beckman Auditorium
09/18/2017 08:20:13
Members of the Caltech and JPL community marked the end of Cassini's mission with a celebratory send-off at Beckman Auditorium.
09/15/2017 11:43:39
Lori Dajose
New research decodes a language of cellular communication.
Artist depiction of ligands and receptors
09/15/2017 10:23:24
Robert Perkins
Engineers, scientists, and their families gather at Caltech and JPL to witness as Cassini ends its 20-year journey with a final plunge into Saturn.
Saturn
09/14/2017 16:22:45
Emily Velasco
Researchers from Caltech and UC San Francisco have uncovered links between specific bacterial members of the human gut microbiome and the inflammatory response seen in multiple sclerosis.
An artist's rendering of gut bacteria.
09/14/2017 16:07:38
This cosmic greeting causes us to think about what it means to be human and the possibility of life in the universe.
Golden Record Image
09/14/2017 11:01:40
Lori Dajose
Scientists at Caltech have programmed a "robot" made of DNA to pick up and sort molecules into predetermined locations.
Artist's illustration of DNA robots