• Keane (bottom) and Li apply the finishing touches to a planetary science/space exploration-themed chalk drawing at the festival on June 16.
    Credit: Photo/Thomas Willard

Chalk One Up for Science

Caltech team draws space-themed artwork at Pasadena Chalk Festival

James Keane, a postdoctoral fellow in Caltech's Division of Geological and Planetary Sciences and Irena Li, a JPL systems engineer, were among more than 600 artists who participated in the 26th annual Pasadena Chalk Festival, held June 16-17 at the Paseo Colorado.