Whitney Clavin
Caltech professors are honored for their work on detecting gravitational waves and number theory.
Data from NuSTAR show that a well-studied luminous star is accelerating particles to high energies.
Whitney Clavin
George Ellery Hale, born 150 years ago on June 29, helped transform not just Caltech but all of astronomy.
The Curiosity rover has found new evidence that Mars could have supported ancient life.
Scientists from NASA's Juno mission describe the ways in which lightning on Jupiter is actually analogous to Earth's lightning.
Using the W.M. Keck Observatory, researchers have found the primary source of heavy elements in dwarf galaxies.
Emily Velasco
Astrophysics student Roohi Dalal has received a Fulbright fellowship to travel to the Netherlands where she will study the distribution of galaxies in the universe. The way galaxies are arranged could reveal clues about how general relativity works on large scales.
Whitney Clavin
Shri Kulkarni of Caltech and Erik Conway of JPL have been named 2018 Guggenheim fellows.
Lori Dajose
Surprisingly, a quintessential equation of quantum mechanics emerges while studying astronomical disks of orbiting material.
Whitney Clavin
Evan Kirby discusses his work with high school students and his recent Cottrell Scholarship.
Whitney Clavin
A new computer program will allow astrophysicists to better model extreme events involving neutron stars.
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