New App Replaces Ultrasound with Smartphone Camera to Measure Heart Health

Engineers have developed an app that can measure key benchmarks of heart health using just a smartphone's camera.

Building the Artificially Intelligent Future

Kortschak Scholars Program Created at Caltech

The Massively Big Picture

Mark Simons is part of a movement to add precise and panoramic perspectives to previously limited geographic observations.

Training a Machine to Watch Soccer

Engineers at Caltech collaborate with Disney Research and STATS to create an algorithm capable of identifying player positions and team formations.

Pioneer of "Directed Evolution" Wins Lifetime Achievement Award

The Society of Women Engineers is honoring Caltech's Frances Arnold with its highest award.

Voyager Spacecraft Celebrates 40 Years in Space

A new video highlights Caltech professor Ed Stone, the only person ever to have held the position of project scientist for NASA's Voyager mission.

NuSTAR to Observe Solar Eclipse

NuSTAR will use the upcoming total solar eclipse to learn about the mysteries of the sun

History in the Making

The Archives' most recent additions are interviews with Ahmed Zewail, the late Pauling Professor of Chemistry and professor of physics who died in August of 2016, and Harry Gray, the Beckman Professor of Chemistry.

How Friction Evolves During an Earthquake

Using high-speed photography and digital image correlation techniques, engineers study how friction along a faultline evolves during an earthquake.

Cosmic Magnifying Lens Reveals Inner Jets of Black Holes

Jet material ejected from a black hole is magnified in new observations from Caltech's Owens Valley Radio Observatory.


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