News

04/17/2017 11:36:30
Emily Velasco
Nobel Prize-winning Caltech chemist has been recognized by the American Chemical Society for his work on catalysts.
photo of Robert Grubbs
04/17/2017 09:55:48
Lori Dajose
Scientists have discovered the structure of a bacterial machine that injects toxins into cells and spreads antibiotic resistance.
Animated gif of an artist's rendition of a cellular machine spewing toxic molecules.
04/15/2017 08:22:27
Jon Nalick
Caltech will welcome newly admitted first-year students to campus April 20-22 for Prefrosh Weekend.
Students explore Caltech life during Prefrosh Weekend.
04/14/2017 14:17:51
Students from across Southern California, gathered at Caltech on Saturday, April 8, for the annual SoCal State Science Olympiad Tournament.
Teams of students from 62 schools gathered at Caltech April 8 to show off their science and engineering knowledge and skills.
04/14/2017 08:40:55
Whitney Clavin
The Caltech-built Keck Cosmic Web Imager has taken its first look at the cosmos.
W.M. Keck Observatory
04/13/2017 11:37:59
Robert Perkins
New eye implants from the lab of Hyuck Choo are an order of magnitude smaller than previous designs and use a new material that improves their longevity.
Illustration
04/12/2017 12:19:37
Robert Perkins
The American Academy of Arts and Sciences, one of the oldest honorary societies in the country, has elected Caltech trustee Ron Olson as a new fellow.
Ron Olson
04/12/2017 09:10:07
Caltech postdoctoral scholar Siegfried Eggl modeled planets in double-star systems to find out if they could be habitable.
artist's concept
04/11/2017 10:12:00
Adam Wierman will give the April 19 Watson Lecture on sustainable cloud computing.
Adam Wierman
04/08/2017 09:30:29
Four scholar-athletes and one distinguished alum and professor will join the 21 other individuals and three teams already enshrined on Sunday, May 21.
This year’s Hall of Honor ceremony will take place during the annual scholar-athlete awards banquet, which will be held on Sunday, May 21.