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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.
07/14/2017 13:02:46
Jon Nalick
The weekly science and technology talks will be presented each Thursday through August 3.
Sean Carroll, research professor of physics at Caltech, recently spoke on physics and cosmology as part of the Innovation Speaker Series.
07/14/2017 11:11:32
Artworks created by members of the Caltech community will go on display in Pasadena to accompany a summer chamber music concert.
Art created by members of the Caltech community will soon go on display in venues around Pasadena.
07/13/2017 16:20:27
Emily Velasco
Andrei Faraon's nano-scale metamaterials have been used to create flat lenses and prism-like surfaces that spread light out into its spectrum. Now, he is using them to create a special class of reflective surfaces.
Retroreflectors created in the lab of Andrei Faraon reflect light.
07/13/2017 12:20:19
Emily Velasco
Xiaoyue Ni, a grad student who works in the lab of Caltech engineer Julia R. Greer, a Caltech professor of materials science and mechanics has made sensitive measurements of how materials respond to deformation.
A scanning electron microscope image of one of the copper pillars used in the experiment.
07/12/2017 17:06:06
Images are now available from Juno's July 10 flyby of Jupiter's Great Red Spot.
Great Red Spot
07/11/2017 14:44:24
The NASA Juno mission completed a flyby of Jupiter on July 10 and will be sending images -- including close-ups of the Great Red Spot -- in the coming days.
Juno
07/11/2017 12:04:31
New research from Elise Furlan of Caltech is helping to determine the true density of planets.
07/11/2017 10:02:09
Shayna Chabner McKinney
A sneak peek of design concepts and planning for the construction of the Tianqiao and Chrissy Chen Neuroscience Research Building.
 A conceptual rendering of the Tianqiao and Chrissy Chen Neuroscience Research Building with Moore Walk in the foreground.
07/10/2017 10:04:16
Whitney Clavin
Nick Scoville, who led the COSMOS sky survey for its first 10 years, has been awarded the 2017 Bruce Medal.
Nick Scoville