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Natalie Gosnell Publishes Paper, Receives NASA Grant

Colorado College Assistant Professor of Physics Natalie Gosnell. Image Credit: Colorado College

January 22, 2019 – A paper co-authored by Colorado College Assistant Professor of Physics Natalie Gosnell ’08 was highlighted recently in AAS Nova, which features recent papers from the American Astronomical Society journals, which comprise the premier journals in astrophysics. Additionally, Gosnell, who graduated cum laude from CC with a degree in physics, recently was awarded a $10,900 grant from NASA. Read More


United Launch Alliance Successfully Launches NROL-71 In Support Of 
National Security

A Delta IV Heavy with the NROL-71 mission aboard lifts off from Vandenberg Air Force Base, California, January 19. SMC acquired the rocket and provided mission assurance for the mission. Image Credit: United Launch Alliance

January 22, 2019 – A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Delta IV Heavy rocket carrying a critical payload for the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) denoted NROL-71 lifted off from Space Launch Complex-6 on January 19 at 12:10 p.m. MST. Read More


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