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Seeing Quantum Motion
Even large objects obey quantum physics, meaning they are never quite at rest. Caltech researchers have developed a way to detect—and manipulate—this underlying quantum motion.
Switching on One-Shot Learning in the Brain
Caltech researchers find the brain regions responsible for making snap decisions about cause and effect.
Tracking Photosynthesis from Space
A new way of using the technologies aboard JPL's OCO-2 satellite allows researchers to monitor plant health and productivity on a global scale.
How an RNA Gene Silences a Whole Chromosome
Researchers have developed a technique to understand the function of a new type of RNA gene and uncover a key role in the development of female organisms.
Weighing—and Imaging—Molecules One at a Time
Building on their creation of the first-ever mechanical device that can measure the mass of individual molecules, one at a time, a team of Caltech scientists and their colleagues have created nanodevices that can also reveal their shape.
“Combing” Through Terahertz Waves
New device created by Caltech chemists opens the door for many new applications in a variety of fields from astronomy to chemistry and beyond.
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.
An Earthquake Warning System in Our Pockets?
Smartphones could contribute to early warning systems for large earthquakes, according to a new study.
Explaining Saturn’s Great White Spots
Weight of water molecules may be key to formation of its giant storms.
Microbes Help Produce Serotonin in Gut
New research in mice shows that certain gut bacteria help produce serotonin in the intestine—which may be a crucial step in the prevention and treatment of some diseases.
Superfine 3-D Resolution on Your Smartphone?
New imaging technology fits on a tiny chip and, from a distance, can form a high-resolution three-dimensional image of an object on the scale of micrometers.
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