Technology

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…

Scientists Improve Brown Dwarf Weather Forecasts

August 17, 2017 – Dim objects called brown dwarfs, less massive than the Sun but more massive than Jupiter, have powerful winds and clouds — specifically, hot patchy clouds made of iron droplets and silicate dust. Scientists recently realized these…

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…

Atlas V With TDRS-M Rolled To Launch Pad

August 16, 2017 – A United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket rolled out of the Vertical Integration Facility at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida today on its way to Space Launch Complex 41. The rocket will send NASA’s…

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…