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Great Alaska Quake shook up science

...would listen," he said.After publishing his team's findings, Plafker said geologists at the California Institute of Technology who had studied the 9.5-magnitude earthquake in Chile in 1960 - still the lone-recorded event larger than...
Tucson students have play headed for off-Broadway The National Merit Scholarship finalist hasn't decided where yet, but his top choice is California Institute of Technology in Pasadena. Stiely plans to stick to writing for now and is headed to Coe College in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. The...
Powered pedaling

...rider's motion very, very seamlessly," said Assaf Biderman, who co-invented the device at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's SENSEable City Lab, where he is associate director. "It's almost like having a riding companion riding...
Connections 2013 graduates walk together

...with their future careers. Several graduates plan to attend KPC, others have plans to attend AVTEC-Alaska's Institute of Technology, and some plan to go forth as missionaries or enlist in the armed services. Angel Humphrey enrolled in Connections...

...laborer, electrician, glazing, outside power lineman, plumbing, sheet metal and sprinkler fitter. Alaska Institute of Technology offers another option for high school students seeking apprenticeships or labor jobs. AVTEC offers about a 10...
Grand Canyon may be much older than previously thought

...River later carved through.The new work by researchers at the University of Colorado Boulder and California Institute of Technology argued that canyon-cutting occurred long before that. They focused on the western end of the Grand Canyon occupied...
Helmets now common on slopes, but could protection be better?

...aren't as effective as they should be.Jake Shealy, professor emeritus in industrial engineering at the Rochester Institute of Technology, has studied safety on the slopes for 40 years. When asked whether helmets help prevent head injuries for skiers...

...on the planet, you would have been able to drink it," said chief scientist John Grotzinger of the California Institute of Technology.The rover made a dramatic "seven-minutes-of-terror" landing last August near the planet's equator...
Police converge on neighborhood outside Boston

...explosions. The chaos in Watertown, about 10 miles west of Boston, occurred just hours after a Massachusetts Institute of Technology police officer was shot and killed on campus. It was unclear if the outbursts of violence were related. No arrests...
AVTEC's welding program promises jobs, strong wages

...students from all over to the small city of Seward every year to be part of the welding program at AVTEC, Alaska's Institute of Technology. AVTEC has offered classes and certifications for pipe and steel welding for more than 40 years. Kent Berklund...


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