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Colorado Spaceport gains altitude with $200,000 FAA feasibility grant

Colorado Spaceport gains altitude with $200,000 FAA feasibility grant

DENVER - A potential Denver-area spaceport took a step closer to reality with the announcement of a $200,000 grant from the Federal Aviation Administration to conduct a feasibility study for... Read More

By: Steve Wednesday September 26, 2012 0 comments Tags: Colorado Spaceport, Denver, Front Range Airport, Mark Udall, Michael Bennet, Tom Clark

Natural gas symposium will feature Deputy Secretary of the Interior, educational opportunities

Natural gas symposium will feature Deputy Secretary of the Interior, educational opportunities

FORT COLLINS - U.S. Deputy Secretary of the Interior David Hayes and Gov. John Hickenlooper will headline the Colorado State University Natural Gas Symposium Oct. 1-3. The conference will... Read More

By: Steve Wednesday September 26, 2012 0 comments Tags: Bill Ritter, Bryan Willson, David Hayes, Diana Wall, Fort Collins

NREL reports breakthrough in ethylene production

NREL reports breakthrough in ethylene production

GOLDEN - Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) have demonstrated a better way to use photosynthesis to produce ethylene, a breakthrough that... Read More

By: Steve Wednesday September 26, 2012 0 comments Tags: biofuels, ethylene, Golden, NREL, photosynthesis

Sierra Nevada ships first prototype ORBCOMM spacecraft for October launch in Florida

Sierra Nevada ships first prototype ORBCOMM spacecraft for October launch in Florida

LOUISVILLE - Sierra Nevada Corporation's first prototype spacecraft of the ORBCOMM Generation 2 constellation has been shipped to Florida for a scheduled launch next month, the company... Read More

By: Steve Wednesday September 26, 2012 0 comments Tags: Louisville, ORBCOMM, SpaceX Falcon 9

Hickenlooper, industry leaders launch Colorado Advanced Manufacturing Alliance

Hickenlooper, industry leaders launch Colorado Advanced Manufacturing Alliance

DENVER - Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper joined leaders from the state's manufacturing industry to announce the launch of the Colorado Advanced Manufacturing Alliance . The alliance is... Read More

By: Steve Tuesday September 25, 2012 0 comments Tags: CAMA, Colorado Blueprint, Denver, Hickenlooper, Intertech Plastics, Ken Lund, Noel Ginsburg

CSU professor awarded $400,000 to study how stem cells respond to their environment

CSU professor awarded $400,000 to study how stem cells respond to their environment

FORT COLLINS - A Colorado State University chemical and biological engineering professor is the recipient of a $400,000, five-year National Science Foundation CAREER grant to study how stem... Read More

By: Steve Tuesday September 25, 2012 0 comments Tags: Ashok Prasad, CSU, Fort Collins, NSF, stem cells

Zayo expands network with AboveNet acquisition

Zayo expands network with AboveNet acquisition

LOUISVILLE - Zayo Group announced it has acquired New York-based AboveNet, resulting in a combined network nearly double Zayo's national network reach with connectivity that spans more than... Read More

By: Steve Tuesday September 25, 2012 0 comments Tags: AboveNet, Dan Caruso, Louisville, Zayo Group

BiOptix expands sales and marketing efforts in Europe

BiOptix expands sales and marketing efforts in Europe

BOULDER - BiOptix announced it is expanding its sales and marketing efforts outside of the United States this week through its participation in MipTec , the leading European drug discovery... Read More

By: Steve Tuesday September 25, 2012 0 comments Tags: BiOptix, Boulder, Ken Wilczek, MipTec