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More Money, Same Bankruptcy Risk
Researchers find pro football players, despite their multimillion-dollar contracts, are just as likely to go bankrupt as other people.
Knocking Out Parasites with Their Own Genetic Code
Hints for how to improve the treatment of parasitic infection might lie within the parasite's genome.
Chemists Solve Key Cellular Puzzle
X-ray “vision” helps scientists determine the structure of a transport channel that is vital for cell survival
How Iron Feels the Heat
New findings regarding iron's unusual thermodynamic stability at high temperatures could one day help researchers design better and stronger steel.
Abundant Salt Makes High-Performing Catalyst
Caltech chemists discover that an abundant potassium compound could replace rare precious metals used in the creation of new drugs and materials, and in agrocience.
Gravitational Waves from Early Universe Remain Elusive
A joint analysis of data from the Planck space mission and the ground-based experiment BICEP2 has found no conclusive evidence of gravitational waves from the birth of our universe.
Getting a Better Grip on HIV
Caltech researchers have developed antibody-based molecules that are hundreds of times better than our natural defenses at binding to and neutralizing the HIV virus.
Why Do We Feel Thirst?
New Assistant Professor of Biology Yuki Oka studies the behavioral triggers for thirst and maintaining bodily homeostasis for survival.
SPIDER Experiment Touches Down in Antarctica
SPIDER, an instrument carrying six Caltech-made telescopes, just landed after 16 days drifting in the wind above Antarctica searching for signs of inflation in the earliest moments of the universe.
Clues In the Quasar
Caltech researchers discover a light signal that hints at an extremely close pair of super-massive black holes.
Four Caltech Professors Elected to National Academy of Inventors
Professors Frances Arnold, David Baltimore, Carver Mead, and Axel Scherer have been named fellows of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI).
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Members of the Caltech Chem Club recently showed Jackson Elementary students what you can do w/blue fire and LN2.
For one Caltech alum, solving the Rubik's Cube became more than a hobby. There’s
Starting to see the light:
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More Money, Same Risk: Caltech researchers find
players as likely to go bankrupt as rest of us.
Alum Marlyn Moore (BS '14) runs 2012 Pasadena Rock&Roll Marathon (photo:
today asking a seemingly simple question: What makes something "cool?"
dives in with Larry.
Congrats to Caltech English prof Kevin Gilmartin for being awarded the Feynman Teaching Prize!
LAUSD approves new public schools only for girls, curriculum will stress STEM subjects
Caltech grad student Mohamad Abedi receives Soros Fellowship for New Americans.
once again named to the Princeton Review's Guide to Green Colleges with a green rating of 94.
23 Caltech teams competed Saturday in the national Microsoft College Puzzle Challenge. Topic: aviation.
Caltech researchers' method for targeting mutant proteins may pave the way for selective cancer drugs.
Sustainability gets its chance to shine! Check out the
Community Fair this Friday, San Pasqual Walk, 11:30 a.m.
From 13,000 light-years away,
helps find new planet
No pickles, but my data support earlier
findings of possible brine in Mars soil
All it took was one X-ray crystallography class, and Caltech chemist Dick Marsh was hooked. Get
GREAT SPOTS! Caltech researchers gain clues to Saturn’s planet-encircling storms.
Caltech's delegation to the
conference at Georgia Tech snaps a selfie inside McCamish Pavilion.
Bettina Chen (BS ’10) and Linda Maepa (BS ’96) speak to alumni entrepreneurs in Silicon Valley
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