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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
10/12/2016 10:02:30
Lori Dajose
On October 15, students will present their research at the annual SURF Seminar Day.
graphic of three human silhouettes and two torches
10/12/2016 09:09:25
Thanks to data from the Herschel Space Observatory, astronomers better understand how molecules form that are necessary for building other chemicals essential for life.
Orion Nebula as seen by Herschel
10/11/2016 17:11:54
Caltech Archives highlights the Institute's first Nobel recipient, Robert A. Millikan
Robert A. Millikan
10/11/2016 10:43:08
Whitney Clavin
Alexei Kitaev has been awarded the American Physics Society's 2017 Oliver E. Buckley Condensed Matter Prize.
photo of Alexei Kitaev
10/10/2016 11:12:32
Robert Perkins
Destructive interference can be used to see through fog using a technology reminiscent of noise-canceling headphones.
image of the results of glare suppression
10/10/2016 10:23:27
Jon Nalick
To expand weekend on-campus dining options, Chandler Café is now open from 9 a.m.–3 p.m. each Saturday and Sunday.
photo of student eating at Chandler Dining Hall