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A Head for Math, a Heart for Caltech
05/01/2017

A Head for Math, a Heart for Caltech

Sam Barnett (BS ’12) credits the Caltech community for encouraging his curiosity and building his ambitions.
Sam Barnett (BS ’12)
Testosterone Makes Men Less Likely to Question Their Impulses
04/27/2017

Testosterone Makes Men Less Likely to Question Their Impulses

Emily Velasco
A new study shows that testosterone makes men less likely to realize when they're wrong
A man's forearm with a tattoo of the testosterone molecule
Facial Expressions: How Brains Process Emotion
04/24/2017

Facial Expressions: How Brains Process Emotion

Lorinda Dajose
New research from Caltech clarifies the once-mysterious role of the amygdala.
stock image of a fearful face
Introducing Caltech Magazine
04/24/2017

Introducing Caltech Magazine

Caltech rolls out a new Institute magazine, in print and online
Magazine cover
The 2017 NSF Graduate Research Fellowships
03/31/2017

The 2017 NSF Graduate Research Fellowships

Lorinda Dajose
Twenty current students and eight alumni have been selected to receive funding for graduate studies.
The logo of the National Science Foundation.
A Humanist Among the Scientists
03/17/2017

A Humanist Among the Scientists

Lorinda Dajose
Maura Dykstra studies Chinese history and is a new assistant professor at Caltech.
Maura Dykstra
Reverse Engineering Poetry
03/15/2017

Reverse Engineering Poetry

Judy Hill
Israeli poet and software developer Eran Hadas to visit Caltech as artist-in-residence
photo of Eran Hadas
Caltech Mourns the Passing of Trustee Stephen A. Ross (BS '65)
03/04/2017

Caltech Mourns the Passing of Trustee Stephen A. Ross (BS '65)

Alumnus and senior trustee Stephen A. Ross (BS '65), whose work helped shape the development of the field of financial economics, passed away on March 3, 2017. He was 73 years old.
Stephen Ross, 1944–2017
Violence and Order
02/06/2017

Violence and Order

Judy Hill
Caltech and The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens have embarked on a new collaboration.
photo of Leah Klement
The Rich Language of Probability: A Conversation with Luciano Pomatto
02/03/2017

The Rich Language of Probability: A Conversation with Luciano Pomatto

Lorinda Dajose
Assistant Professor Luciano Pomatto explains how good predictions and bad predictions can often be confused for one another.
photo of Luciano Pomatto