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03/13/2018 15:24:36
Robert Perkins
At this year's Engineering Design Competition, six teams squared off with robot tanks. Get the play by play.
Tank Wars 1
03/12/2018 16:12:12
Lori Dajose
Joe Parker's childhood fascination with insects led him to a position as an assistant professor of biology at Caltech.
03/05/2018 09:18:55
Lori Dajose
Surprisingly, a quintessential equation of quantum mechanics emerges while studying astronomical disks of orbiting material.
03/01/2018 09:37:09
Five alumni will be presented with the Distinguished Alumni Award, the highest honor the Institute bestows upon a graduate.
photo of the Distinguished Alumni Award medal
02/15/2018 13:18:29
Emily Velasco
An unexpected setback sent a Thomas Luke's (BS '86) career in a new direction.
Photo of Caltech Alumnus Thomas Luke with Washington, D.C. in the background.
02/15/2018 09:24:29
How Linus Pauling (PhD ‘25) put his ideas into pictures.
Linus Pauling's chemical diagrams
02/13/2018 11:11:30
Whitney Clavin
Two Caltech students have been awarded the Churchill Scholarship to pursue graduate studies at the University of Cambridge.
Matthew Weidner and Aishwarya Nene
02/12/2018 17:28:00
Students meet with science and tech luminaries from Chicago.
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Caltech President Thomas F. Rosenbaum discuss the role of science and technology in government at a lunch with students and faculty on Monday. Emanuel, along with a delegation of Chicago business leaders, visited Caltech as
02/12/2018 16:29:55
Lori Dajose
Caltech neuroscientist Doris Tsao is one of two recipients of the 2018 Perl-UNC Neuroscience Prize.
Doris Tsao
02/09/2018 10:47:19
Whitney Clavin
Joseph Polchinski, lauded for his fundamental contributions to string theory, passed away at age 63.
Joseph Polchinski
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