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Colorado Eclipse Viewing Parties

The United States will experience a total solar eclipse on Monday, August 21, 2017. Even though the “totality” — the area where the sun is completely blocked out by the moon — is only 70 miles wide, all fifty states…

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 3, 2017

SwRI Part Of International Team Identifying Primordial Asteroids August 3, 2017 – Southwest Research Institute (SwRI) was part of an international team that recently discovered a relatively unpopulated region of the main asteroid belt, where the few asteroids present are…

August 1, 2017

SwRI’s Small Satellite Mission Moves Forward August 1, 2017 – NASA has selected Southwest Research Institute (SwRI) to further develop the concept for a small satellite mission to image the Sun’s outer corona. SwRI’s “Polarimeter to Unify the Corona and…

July 28, 2017

National Solar Observatory Predicts Shape Of Solar Corona For August Eclipse July 28, 2017 – August 21st will bring a history-making opportunity for the entire United States. On that day, every person in the country, including Hawaii and Alaska, will…

July 27, 2017

Cadets Showcase FalconSAT Program At Space Foundation Discovery Center July 27, 2017 – Cadets from the U.S. Air Force Academy (USAFA) in Colorado Springs, Colorado, were at the Space Foundation Discovery Center on July 25 to highlight progress on the…