Research News

09/12/2018 17:15:36
Robert Perkins
Researchers use drones to make 3-D maps of an island to study the microbial mats that exist there.
09/12/2018 09:20:26
Emily Velasco
A new study shows that people can separate corrupt politicians from clean ones by simply looking at portraits of the politicians.
A politician stands on a stage in front of a large crowd taking an oath of office. His fingers are crossed behind his back
09/05/2018 10:23:25
Elise Cutts
An international team of researchers, including two Caltech scientists, observed a superfast jet of material from a neutron star collision.
Artist's impression of neutron star merger
08/30/2018 08:30:29
Lori Dajose
Fruit flies use the sun to avoid flying in circles, according to new research.
08/28/2018 10:23:00
Emily Velasco
Tom Miller and researchers in his lab have developed a new machine-learning tool for predicting chemistry.
An artist's representation of computational chemistry. Two beakers pour zeros and ones into a beaker.
08/28/2018 09:20:23
New observations from CERN show the Higgs boson decaying into pairs of bottom quarks.
CMS
08/23/2018 10:38:45
Whitney Clavin
Spiros Michalakis and Matthew Hastings solve a lingering mathematical physics problem with implications for quantum physics as a whole.
Spiros Michalakis
08/21/2018 13:21:28
The InSight spacecraft has passed the halfway point on its journey to the Red Planet.
InSight
08/16/2018 16:45:53
Robert Perkins
The reconfigurable space telescope approaches a conclusion—and a launch
AAReST
08/13/2018 18:14:25
Lori Dajose
Determining the chemical structure of an enzyme that enables microbes to breathe arsenic compounds provides insight into how bacteria contribute to arsenic poisoning.
a three dimensional model of the ArrAB complex