Education

Breakthrough GPS Work Earns 2017 Governor’s Award

August 18, 2017 – University of Colorado Boulder professor Kristine Larson is a winner of a 2017 Governor’s Award for High-Impact Research for her work “GPS Reflections: Innovative Techniques.” Now in their 9th year, the Governor’s Awards are a project…

August 17, 2017

CU Boulder Awarded $507.9 Million In Research Funding For Fiscal Year 2016-17 August 17, 2017 – The University of Colorado Boulder researchers were awarded $507.9 million in research grants in the 2016–17 fiscal year, continuing a decade’s worth of robust…

August 16, 2017

CDOT Encouraging Eclipse Watchers To Be Careful, Plan Ahead August 16, 2017 – The Colorado Department of Transportation is doing everything it can to ensure that people who are driving to Wyoming or Nebraska to view the totality of the…

August 15, 2017

Ten Spacecraft Track Solar Storm Through Space August 15, 2017 – Ten spacecraft, from ESA’s Venus Express to NASA’s Voyager-2, felt the effect of a solar eruption as it washed through the solar system while three other satellites watched, providing…

August 14, 2017

Colorado Components Launch On ASTERIA CubeSat August 14, 2017 – A 6U CubeSat that will operate in low-Earth orbit is on its way to the International Space Station (ISS) aboard a SpaceX Dragon spacecraft following today’s 10:31 a.m. MDT launch.…

RockSat-X Successfully Launches From NASA Wallops

August 14, 2017 – The RockSat-X student payload was successfully launched on a NASA Terrier-Improved Malemute suborbital sounding rocket at 5:30 a.m. EDT, Sunday, August 13, from NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia. The payload flew to an altitude of…