04/08/2017 08:34:24
North Field upgraded with new state-of-the-art artificial turf.
Following an eight-month renovation project, the North Field will soon be open for use.
02/04/2017 15:06:37
Jon Nalick
Stressed by drought, windstorms, and a systemic fungal infection, the 400-year-old Engelmann oak tree treasured by generations of Institute staff, faculty, and students has died.
The Engelmann oak as it appeared in 1965.
11/28/2016 10:30:41
BBE celebrates the restoration of a DNA sculpture.
Image of helix sculpture
10/28/2016 12:06:57
Jon Nalick
Work crews recently took to the rooftops of Caltech's buildings and parking structures to wash clean the thousands of solar panels that provide the campus with as much as 1.4 megawatts of electricity.
Photo of men cleaning solar panels.
10/10/2016 10:23:27
Jon Nalick
To expand weekend on-campus dining options, Chandler Café is now open from 9 a.m.–3 p.m. each Saturday and Sunday.
photo of student eating at Chandler Dining Hall
04/25/2016 09:00:03
Nehaly Shah
A research group led by professor Steven Low has installed 54 electric vehicle (EV) charging stations for use by all Caltech and JPL personnel and visitors.
04/21/2016 16:53:45
Jon Nalick
Since 2006, Caltech has targeted energy- and water-wasting activities campus-wide, slashing water use by 38 percent.
08/19/2015 11:17:01
Lori Dajose
This fall, construction will begin on a permanent home for the Al Fresco on the north side of the Athenaeum.
06/09/2015 09:29:23
Shayna Chabner McKinney
A conversation with Caltech's sustainability programs director about how the Institute has and will continue to enhance its water saving efforts.
photo of Jorgensen Laboratory
10/16/2014 17:00:04
Douglas Smith
A new camera is being built at Caltech's Palomar Observatory that will be able to survey the entire Northern Hemisphere sky in a single night, searching for supernovas, black holes, near-Earth asteroids, and other objects.
Supernova 2011fe
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