New observations from CERN show the Higgs boson decaying into pairs of bottom quarks.
Whitney Clavin
Longtime Caltech professor of physics Jerome "Jerry" Pine passed away on November 8, 2017.
Researchers from Caltech and the University of Southern California (USC) report the first application of quantum computing to a physics problem.
Kathy Svitil
After being alerted to a gravitational-wave event by LIGO and its European counterpart Virgo, thousands of scientists across the globe looked at a patch of sky and saw the aftermath of a neutron star collision, marking the first time such an event has been observed with both gravitational-wave and conventional astronomy.
Award honors their "decisive contributions to the LIGO detector and the observation of gravitational waves."
The LIGO Scientific Collaboration and the Virgo collaboration report the first joint detection of gravitational waves with both the LIGO and Virgo detectors.
The Archives' most recent additions are interviews with Ahmed Zewail, the late Pauling Professor of Chemistry and professor of physics who died in August of 2016, and Harry Gray, the Beckman Professor of Chemistry.
Jon Nalick
The weekly science and technology talks will be presented each Thursday through August 3.
Robert Perkins
Engineers have built a camera that does not need lenses to focus light.
Lori Dajose
Senior Daniel Lim has received the 2017 Library Friends' Senior Thesis Prize for his work on sculpting nanofilms with laser illumination.
Whitney Clavin
Newest LIGO observation provides clues about the spins, and possible origins, of binary black holes.
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