News

07/24/2018 18:14:00
Jennifer Torres Siders
Li Lu, the founder and chairman of Himalaya Capital, a multibillion-dollar firm focused on long-term investments in Asia and the United States, has been elected to the Institute’s Board of Trustees.
photo of Li Lu
07/24/2018 18:13:22
Jennifer Torres Siders
Pedro J. Pizarro (PhD ’94), president and chief executive officer of Edison International, has been elected to the Institute’s Board of Trustees.
photo of Pedro J. Pizarro
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
07/23/2018 09:28:47
The dust storm on Mars could keep Opportunity from calling home until early September.
Mars dust storm
07/23/2018 07:51:50
Shayna Chabner McKinney
Kristin Weyman brings more than a decade of experience as a student affairs leader to campus.
Kristin Weyman Portrait
07/18/2018 11:04:06
Emily Velasco
A new study reveals surprising findings about how democracy affects international peace.
A black-and-white photo of soldiers standing in a row, holding their weapons
07/17/2018 09:16:26
Robert Perkins
A close look at the way dragonfly larvae propel themselves could one day yield better prosthetic heart valves.
Plume
07/13/2018 14:12:38
Lori Dajose
New assistant professor of computational biology Matt Thomson discusses how cells make decisions and work together.
Matt Thomson
07/11/2018 10:47:19
Whitney Clavin
Pasadena will be hopping with space events the week of July 14-22.
Collage of space images
07/09/2018 08:03:26
Whitney Clavin
By combining ultrasound, gene therapy, and synthetic drugs, researchers have figured out a way to noninvasively control the brain.
Artwork of brain circuits