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10/09/2018 11:17:28
Caltech celebrated the opening of the new Linde Hall of Mathematics and Physics on October 5.
Ronald and Maxine Linde Hall of Mathematics and Physics
10/08/2018 09:47:19
Lori Dajose
Caltech researchers show how sound can retroactively induce an optical illusion.
10/05/2018 14:01:36
Anneila Sargent (MS ’67, PhD ’78) has made a gift to establish the Wallace L. W. Sargent Fellowship.
10/05/2018 12:41:00
The Voyager 2 spacecraft may be getting close to edge of vast bubble around the sun.
Graphic of Voyager 1 and 2
10/04/2018 09:18:22
Lori Dajose
The MacArthur Fellowship is awarded to individuals of "outstanding talent."
10/03/2018 08:29:55
Whitney Clavin
For her work on the directed evolution method of bioengineering enzymes, Frances Arnold has been awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry.
photo of Frances Arnold
10/02/2018 17:12:30
Wilhelmus Luxemburg, emeritus professor of mathematics at Caltech, passed away on October 2, 2018. He was 89 years old.
Wilhelmus A. J. Luxemburg
10/02/2018 09:31:16
Lori Dajose
The NIH Director's Pioneer Award, given to "exceptionally creative scientists," is part of its High-Risk, High-Reward Research program.
Viviana Gradinaru
10/01/2018 09:48:42
Emily Velasco
Caltech researchers explore the choice overload effect, a phenomenon that hampers the brain's ability to make a decision when there are too many options.
A cartoon sketch of a man standing confused in front of shelves with many items.
09/26/2018 15:32:22
Superconducting metamaterial shows promise for quantum computing.
Metamaterial