News

10/26/2016 12:05:35
Steve Ritea
Spencer Abraham, Rebecka Belldegrun, and alumna Ann Stimmler Johnson have been elected to the Caltech Board of Trustees.
photo of the front of the Parsons-Gates building
10/24/2016 14:50:36
Lori Dajose
The National Institutes of Health has awarded grants to six Caltech professors as part of the BRAIN Initiative.
Design of brain
10/24/2016 11:08:40
Robert Perkins
Legendary technologist and philanthropist Bill Gates offers wisdom and advice to the next generation of scientists and engineers at Caltech.
10/24/2016 10:47:13
Lori Dajose
A conversation with Alice Michel (BS '16), who spearheaded the effort to give geobiology a home on Wikipedia.
Stromatolites
10/19/2016 12:15:29
Robert Perkins
"Planet Nine," which may lurk beyond Neptune, may be the reason that the solar system's planets orbit at a six-degree angle with respect to the sun.
artistic rendering of Planet Nine
10/17/2016 10:45:46
Nicola Wilkins-Miller
The businesswoman and former college professor will lead Caltech’s longest-serving support group.
Jane Arnault-Factor
10/17/2016 09:32:00
Lori Dajose
The fellowship, for early career scientists and engineers, awards $875,000 over five years.
photo of Mikhail Shapiro
10/17/2016 08:18:32
Lori Dajose
Caltech researchers have discovered how a small protein helps to orchestrate the formation of memories in the brain.
Pre-phosphorylation
10/15/2016 09:46:18
Caltech's historic 400-year-old Engelmann oak has been severely weakened by a fungal infection and the ongoing drought.
photo of Caltech's Engelmann oak tree
10/13/2016 14:07:05
Lori Dajose
From October 16–22, Caltech and nine other institutions are participating in Pasadena Astronomy Week to celebrate the city's rich history in astronomy.
image of the Crab nebula