News

10/25/2018 10:17:29
Robert Perkins
Newly developed device fits on the tip of your finger and could find its way into drones and spacecraft in the future.
Optical Gyroscope
10/24/2018 15:21:32
Lori Dajose
A new study shows how a bacterial product in the Drosophila gut is necessary for proper motor function.
photo of two fruit flies facing each other
10/23/2018 11:44:05
A bubbling star-forming region is highlighted in a new Spitzer image.
Cat's Paw Nebula
10/22/2018 11:54:10
Robert Perkins
New study explores how much oxygen could exist in water on Mars, and how that impacts potential habitability.
Mars
10/22/2018 11:31:17
Caltech’s Sergio Pellegrino will discuss his work on the Caltech Space Solar Power Project during his October 31 Watson Lecture.
photo of Sergio Pellegrino
10/22/2018 10:45:07
Robert Perkins
Caltech graduate student Zach Erickson helped explain climate science to nonscientists at an event in San Francisco.
photo of Zach Erickson
10/18/2018 14:03:45
Robert Perkins
A Caltech startup company plans to improve the contact efficiency of solar cells.
10/17/2018 22:29:12
Robert Perkins
Scientists and government officials celebrate milestone in West Coast's earthquake early warning system.
Adam Schiff, Judy Chu, and Thomas Heaton
10/17/2018 13:11:48
Jon Nalick
Teenage students participate in 10-week project that aims to show amateurs how to do professional-level science
Photo of students with Institute mentor
10/17/2018 10:22:55
Whitney Clavin
Caltech professors are honored for their work on detecting gravitational waves and number theory.