News

04/24/2017 17:16:12
Shayna Chabner McKinney
Hundreds gather in celebration of research, exploration, and the advances made by discovery
04/24/2017 10:47:36
Lori Dajose
New research from Caltech clarifies the once-mysterious role of the amygdala.
04/24/2017 10:08:12
Lori Dajose
Chemist David Chavez (BS '96) of Los Alamos National Laboratory joins the Caltech Board of Trustees.
04/24/2017 10:01:56
Lori Dajose
Taylor Lawrence (BS '86) has been elected to the Caltech Board of Trustees.
04/24/2017 09:33:46
Caltech rolls out a new Institute magazine, in print and online
Magazine cover
04/21/2017 19:34:44
Lori Oliwenstein
Concerns around the executive orders on travel, as well as other legal-immigration policies, were the focus of a town hall meeting convened on Friday, April 14, in Beckman Auditorium by a group of concerned Caltech faculty acting on behalf of the Caltech Faculty Board.
photo of town hall panelists
04/21/2017 15:47:06
An early fascination with mathematics led Sam Barnett (BS ’12) to two unexpected roles: CEO and neuroscience student.
Sam Barnett (BS ’12)
04/20/2017 11:02:49
Ivona Kostadinova
An international team of astronomers has seen the strong cosmic magnification and multiple images of a class of supernova referred to as "standard candles."
04/20/2017 11:00:20
Whitney Clavin
First 3-D quantum liquid crystals may have applications in quantum computing.
Patterns from atomic crystals; At right, 3-D quantum liquid crystal
04/19/2017 15:39:49
Dr. Mae Jemison, an engineer, physician, and former NASA astronaut, was the first African American woman to go into space.
Dr. Mae Jemison