10/31/2018 11:49:09
Emily Velasco
Ted Scudder has spent over six decades studying the impacts large dams have on rivers, on the people displaced by them, and on the countries that built them. During that time, he's come to see them causing more harm than good. He's published a new book explaining why.
Ted Scudder, professor emeritus of anthropology, stands in his office. He is surrounded by file folders, books, and artifacts.
10/22/2018 10:45:07
Robert Perkins
Caltech graduate student Zach Erickson helped explain climate science to nonscientists at an event in San Francisco.
photo of Zach Erickson
10/18/2018 14:03:45
Robert Perkins
A Caltech startup company plans to improve the contact efficiency of solar cells.
09/12/2018 17:15:36
Robert Perkins
Researchers use drones to make 3-D maps of an island to study the microbial mats that exist there.
08/09/2018 12:51:43
Robert Perkins
Satellite radar data shows how the ground beneath SoCal rises and falls over annual and decadal time scales with the pumping in and out of groundwater.
Seasonal
07/24/2018 16:01:28
Venture capitalist and Caltech trustee Brad Jones puts his money on ingenuity with a gift to the Institute.
Brad Jones Portrait
07/06/2018 11:50:07
Robert Perkins
Researchers looking for a way to bridge the "valley of death" can compete for RI2 funding.
Image
06/29/2018 11:24:49
Robert Perkins
ECOSTRESS, an Earth science instrument built by JPL, is headed to the International Space Station.
Launch
06/21/2018 09:46:45
Robert Perkins
Increasing reliance on renewable energy sources adds uncertainty to power grids. A new model gauges the impact of that uncertainty.
Lights
06/20/2018 14:03:06
Robert Perkins
Marco Bernardi and David Hsieh rule out a commonly held belief about a promising solar cell material
Solar cells
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