What Columbus Discovered

Nicolás Wey-Gómez will give the May 10 Watson Lecture about the voyages of Christopher Columbus.

A Head for Math, a Heart for Caltech

Sam Barnett (BS ’12) credits the Caltech community for encouraging his curiosity and building his ambitions.

Testosterone Makes Men Less Likely to Question Their Impulses

A new study shows that testosterone makes men less likely to realize when they're wrong

Facial Expressions: How Brains Process Emotion

New research from Caltech clarifies the once-mysterious role of the amygdala.

Introducing Caltech Magazine

Caltech rolls out a new Institute magazine, in print and online

Caltech Students and Alumni Receive 2017 NSF Graduate Research Fellowships

Twenty current students and eight alumni have been selected to receive funding for graduate studies.

A Humanist Among the Scientists: A Conversation with Maura Dykstra

Maura Dykstra studies Chinese history and is a new assistant professor at Caltech.

Reverse Engineering Poetry

Israeli poet and software developer Eran Hadas to visit Caltech as artist-in-residence

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.

Violence and Order

Caltech and The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens have embarked on a new collaboration.

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