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Caltech Mourns the Passing of Professor Kim Border (1952–2020)
11/21/2020

Caltech Mourns the Passing of Professor Kim Border (1952–2020)

Whitney Clavin
Longtime professor of economics Kim Border passed away November 19. He was 68 years old.
Kim Border
Caltech Authors Examine Election Integrity in New Book
11/06/2020

Caltech Authors Examine Election Integrity in New Book

Jennifer Torres
Securing American Elections is available for free online for a limited time
Isometric illustration of a ballot box, phone, computer, stars, magnifying glass, charts, and a checklist
What Do We Know About the Security of Voting by Mail? From the Caltech Science Exchange
10/30/2020

What Do We Know About the Security of Voting by Mail? From the Caltech Science Exchange

As of October 29, 2020, more than 52 million mail-in ballots have been cast in the U.S. presidential election. Learn about the pros and cons of this voting method on the Caltech Science Exchange.
Voting picture
Watson Lecture: Michael Alvarez on Safe and Secure Presidential Elections, Wednesday, October 7
10/05/2020

Watson Lecture: Michael Alvarez on Safe and Secure Presidential Elections, Wednesday, October 7

The online lecture launches the 2020-2021 series.
voting buttons for 2020
From the Break Through Campaign: Earlier Help for Anorexia
09/28/2020

From the Break Through Campaign: Earlier Help for Anorexia

Caltech neuroscientist Cindy Hagan is searching for detectable differences in brain structure and function that could help doctors identify early warning signs of the disorder, and help patients sustain or regain health.
Cindy Hagan
As Pandemic Progressed, People's Perceived Risks Went Up
09/16/2020

As Pandemic Progressed, People's Perceived Risks Went Up

Whitney Clavin
A recent study documents how personal risk assessment and protective behaviors are linked.
Stock photo of hand washing
A Long March Toward Progress
08/04/2020

A Long March Toward Progress

Whitney Clavin
Morgan Kousser discusses recent protests, voting obstacles in the next presidential election, and more.
Morgan Kousser
Famous Economics Experiment Reproduced Thousands of Times
08/03/2020

Famous Economics Experiment Reproduced Thousands of Times

Whitney Clavin
By partnering with an online educational company, Caltech economists have rigorously tested a simple market experiment.
Stock photo of farmers' market.
Caltech Mourns the Passing of Louis Breger (1935–2020)
07/01/2020

Caltech Mourns the Passing of Louis Breger (1935–2020)

Whitney Clavin
Louis Breger, a professor of psychoanalytic studies, emeritus, at Caltech, has passed away at age 84.
Louis Breger
"Where are My Keys?" and Other Memory-Based Choices Probed in the Brain
06/25/2020

"Where are My Keys?" and Other Memory-Based Choices Probed in the Brain

Whitney Clavin
Researchers from Caltech and Cedars-Sinai Medical Center visualize how memories are selectively retrieved in the brain.
Artwork of the brain.