Research News

06/22/2017 17:01:52
Lori Dajose
How light directly affects sleeping and waking
06/21/2017 09:54:35
Robert Perkins
Engineers have built a camera that does not need lenses to focus light.
The OPA chip placed on a penny for scale
06/19/2017 08:00:25
Whitney Clavin
In a new Caltech-led study, researchers have classified exoplanets in much the same way that biologists identify new animal species.
Family tree of exoplanets
06/15/2017 12:24:43
Robert Perkins
Electrons excited by a laser diffuse through a material 1,000 times faster than their room-temperature counterparts, study shows.
Superdiffusion
06/12/2017 12:20:39
Whitney Clavin
Theorists and experimentalists worked together to discover something new in carbon dioxide experiment.
Copper foil microscopic image
06/08/2017 10:39:39
Whitney Clavin
Caltech space artists Robert Hurt and Tim Pyle help scientists imagine the exotic landscapes of other worlds.
06/08/2017 09:04:28
Lori Dajose
The discovery of neurons that control arousal has implications for insomnia and other sleep disorders.
An image of neurons chemically altered to glow red, blue, and green.
06/06/2017 10:32:05
Data from the Caltech-led GALEX mission allowed researchers to study the flares from cool dwarf stars.
Illustration of red dwarf with planet
06/05/2017 09:49:04
Lori Dajose
Understanding how different viruses usurp their host's energy supply provides insights into viral life cycles and evolution.
06/01/2017 16:01:16
Lori Dajose
Responses of neurons in face-selective regions of the brain can now be used to precisely reconstruct what face an animal is seeing.
A morphing face with white dots