News

05/23/2018 08:00:42
Emily Velasco
Michael Alvarez, a professor of political science at Caltech, and Neal Kelley, Orange County's registrar of voters, are partnering for an election-integrity project.
An image of red, white, and blue buttons reading "vote."
05/22/2018 14:58:26
The twin spacecraft of the GRACE-FO mission to monitor the movement of water in the earth have been successfully launched into orbit
Launch
05/22/2018 09:19:10
Relocation will take place in early-morning hours of May 30–June 1.
05/18/2018 12:06:32
Whitney Clavin
New faculty member Maxwell Robb is making plastics that can change their properties in response to mechanical forces.
Maxwell Robb
05/17/2018 08:18:02
Lori Dajose
Caltech researchers gain new insights into the brain mechanisms underlying the negative effects caused by long-term social isolation.
A brain alone in a cell
05/16/2018 15:13:58
Lori Dajose
Elliot Meyerowitz is a recipient of the 2018 Gruber Genetics Prize.
05/16/2018 13:07:03
Whitney Clavin
A two-day celebration honored Richard Feynman—the explorer, teacher, and seer.
05/15/2018 13:52:26
Re-examining data from an old mission brings new insights to the question of whether Jupiter's moon Europa has the ingredients to support life.
artist's illustration of Jupiter and Europa with the Galileo spacecraft
05/15/2018 12:00:47
Robert Perkins
Engineers have created a soft robot that does not rely on a motor to propel itself through the water
Robot
05/14/2018 08:20:19
This month, Caltech will welcome as many as 1,500 alumni, family members, and friends for Reunion Weekend and 81st Annual Seminar Day.
Alumni at Dabney House Reunion Event