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11/19/2018 10:00:13
Mars 2020 will land at Jezero Crater, an impact basin that was once home to a river delta.
Jezero Crater
11/19/2018 09:58:47
Caltech’s Lihong Wang will discuss his development of photoacoustic tomography during his November 28 Watson Lecture.
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11/19/2018 08:07:38
Robert Perkins
The 2018 International von Kármán Wings Award recognizes key figures from the French and Indian space agencies.
Wings Awardees
11/16/2018 12:25:15
Whitney Clavin
New chemistry professor Lu Wei combines the tools of physical chemistry and bioimaging to create new ways to see inside cells.
Lu Wei
11/16/2018 09:49:10
Lori Dajose
Caltech scientists have now identified the complex role a particular protein plays in helping stem cells develop into T-lymphocytes, powerful immune cells.
A heat map of gene expression
11/15/2018 10:24:39
Whitney Clavin
A massive star that exploded in a supernova known as "type Ic" may have been pinpointed for the first time.
Artwork of possible progenitor star
11/14/2018 12:41:07
New results from the Spitzer Space Telescope put limits on the size of the asteroid 'Oumuamua.
Artwork of asteroid
11/13/2018 12:02:36
Shayna Chabner McKinney
More than 100 families participated in the annual event.
Members of the Butkovich family at Caltech Family Weekend 2018
11/13/2018 11:54:20
Emily Velasco
Caltech and City of Hope's Biomedical Research Initiative has reached its 10th anniversary and has funded 53 projects.
A thematic graphic showing the concept of medical engineering
11/12/2018 12:37:09
Whitney Clavin
A new method for learning the structures of small molecules, such as hormones, is "like science fiction."
Tyler Fulton