JPL News: Flares May Threaten Planet Habitability Near Red Dwarfs

Data from the Caltech-led GALEX mission allowed researchers to study the flares from cool dwarf stars.

Bethany Ehlmann to Receive Urey Prize

Caltech's Bethany Ehlmann will receive the 2017 Harold C. Urey Prize for outstanding achievement in planetary research by an early-career scientist.

The Cost of "Living": How Viruses Hijack a Host's Energy Supply

Understanding how different viruses usurp their host's energy supply provides insights into viral life cycles and evolution.

Caltech Storytelling Showcase

Theater Arts at Caltech presents students telling stories about their personal struggles and their passion for science.

Caltech Celebrates Staff Service and Impact

Caltech celebrated its 62nd Annual Service and Impact Awards on Thursday, June 1, 2017, honoring 397 staff members.

Cracking the Code of Facial Recognition

Responses of neurons in face-selective regions of the brain can now be used to precisely reconstruct what face an animal is seeing.

Caltech Program Fosters Scientific Curiosity in Pasadena Unified Students

Caltech volunteers bring eye-popping, hands-on science demonstrations to local schools.

Rover Findings Indicate Stratified Lake on Ancient Mars

The Mars Curiosity rover has provided evidence that an ancient lake on Mars supported chemical reactions that are fundamental to the basic functions of life.

LIGO Detects Gravitational Waves for Third Time

Newest LIGO observation provides clues about the spins, and possible origins, of binary black holes.

Caltech Graduate Student Awarded de Karman Fellowship

Nicholas Burali, a mechanical engineering student, uses computational tools to study combustion.


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