Tag Archive: Caltech

Dec 09 2014

Caltech: The Collected Papers of Albert Einstein: The Digital Edition

THE DIGITAL EINSTEIN PAPERS is a unique website providing full public access to the translated and annotated writings of the most influential scientist of the twentieth century: Albert Einstein. The site makes available all volumes of The Collected Papers of Albert Einstein and contains 5,000 documents covering the first forty-four years of Einstein’s life, up …

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Apr 05 2014

Niel deGrasse Tyson: Delusions of Space Enthusiasts – Personal Perspectives

Published on Mar 24, 2014 The California Institute of Technology, Graduate Aeronautical Laboratories (GALCIT), Northrop Grumman Space Technology, and NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory hosted “Fifty Years in Space” — an international conference in celebration of the 50th anniversary of space exploration — at the California Institute of Technology from September 19-21, 2007. Noted luminaries, including …

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Mar 20 2014

Mike Brown: The Exploration of the Outer Solar System

Published on Mar 3, 2014 Produced in association with Caltech Academic Media Technologies. Talk held at Caltech: California Institute of Technology.  

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Mar 19 2014

B. Ehlmann: The Future of Mars Exploration

Produced in association with Caltech Academic Media Technologies. Talk held at Caltech: California Institute of Technology.  

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Mar 18 2014

Morgan Cable: Unraveling the Mysteries of Titan Using Lab on a Chip

Published on Jul 10, 2013 Titan, the moon of Saturn with a thick atmosphere and liquid hydrocarbon lakes, is considered the best target in the solar system for the study of organic chemistry on a planetary scale. Solar radiation and energetic particles activate methane and nitrogen in the atmosphere of Titan, which react to form …

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Jan 18 2014

JPL’s RoboSimian

Meet RoboSimian, the Jet Propulsion Laboratory’s official entry at the DARPA Robotics Challenge in December 2013. Also known as “Clyde,” the robot is is four-footed, but can also stand on two feet. It has four general-purpose limbs and hands capable of both mobility and manipulation. It came in 5th place out of 16 entries. See …

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