News

03/31/2017 16:35:48
Lori Dajose
Twenty current students and eight alumni have been selected to receive funding for graduate studies.
The logo of the National Science Foundation.
03/30/2017 14:27:59
Robert Perkins
A new study adds 41 new types of cyanobacteria, and helps pin down when in history they "invented" oxygen-producing photosynthesis.
Bacterial mats
03/29/2017 10:35:08
Lori Dajose
Perturbations in "face patch" regions of the brain affect the perception of faces and other objects.
Images of mens faces, and images of clocks, teapots, and oranges.
03/29/2017 10:03:42
Whitney Clavin
In the Exoplanet Technology Laboratory, researchers have been developing new ways to search exoplanets for biosignatures.
TMT
03/28/2017 09:00:23
Stacey Hong
Andrew and Peggy Cherng saw an opportunity to invest in their community and in the future of health care.
photo of Andrew and Peggy Cherng
03/27/2017 09:58:19
Robert Perkins
Preston Cosslett Kemeny, a first-year graduate student in geochemistry at Caltech, has been selected as one of the recipients of the 2017 Hertz Fellowship
Preston
03/24/2017 16:58:31
Robert Perkins
At the Caltech Space Challenge, students from around the world will participate in a competition to design a launch-and-resupply station for deep-space exploration.
Logo
03/23/2017 09:21:48
Lori Dajose
Astronomer Dimitri Mawet will give the April Watson Lecture about directly imaging planets outside of our solar system.
Dimitri Mawet
03/20/2017 10:09:51
Lori Dajose
Lamprey have an ancient and unexpected mechanism for developing neurons in the gut.
A side view of the lamprey gut, showing many large serotonergic neurons (green) sitting on the side of the gut.
03/17/2017 09:44:56
Lori Dajose
Maura Dykstra studies Chinese history and is a new assistant professor at Caltech.
Maura Dykstra