News

07/25/2017 13:49:21
Lori Dajose
Genetically engineered viruses help the immune system target specific pathogens in unexpected ways.
07/25/2017 11:39:05
Whitney Clavin
“Researchers develop new algorithm for quantum computers.”
Computer chip illustration
07/24/2017 09:29:01
The Caltech Store reopened on Monday, July 24, after moving to the lobby of Millikan Library.
Current plans are for the Caltech Store to be part of the Hameetman Center's retail space when the building opens in the fall of 2018.
07/21/2017 10:52:43
Robert Perkins
With just a few minutes of observation, new deep-learning software is capable of predicting an audience member's reaction to a movie.
Facial expressions
07/20/2017 20:18:26
Lori Dajose
A small patch of neurons fires in complex ways to encode movement of much of the body
07/20/2017 16:25:49
Jon Nalick
Caltech cut water use by 11 percent and trash generation by 5 percent in FY2016.
The annual report details the goals, successes, and challenges facing the Institute in terms of sustainability.
07/20/2017 12:45:40
Robert Perkins
Caltech engineer Jay Nadeau says a method called digital holographic microscopy could be used to detect living microbes in space.
Plumes
07/17/2017 12:07:50
Robert Perkins
Scientists identify the slow part of a chemical reaction that allows carbon to be sequestered in the ocean, and demonstrate how to speed it up with a common enzyme.
Calcite
07/17/2017 09:03:39
Shayna Chabner McKinney
Move is in preparation for the construction of the new Hameetman Center
07/14/2017 14:27:39
Researchers hope to learn from the venerable tree.
Workers salvage portions of the oak for research and other uses.