CU-Boulder study: Smooth bark trees repel mountain pine beetles better than trees with rough bark

CU-Boulder study: Smooth bark trees repel mountain pine beetles better than trees with rough bark

BOULDER - Trees with smooth bark are better at repelling attacks by the mountain pine beetles that have killed millions of trees in Colorado and the West in recent years, according to a study by ... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Tuesday December 24, 2013 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU-Boulder, pine beetles, Scott Ferrenberg

CU-Boulder researchers to have experiments launched to International Space Station on Dec. 18

CU-Boulder researchers to have experiments launched to International Space Station on Dec. 18

BOULDER - A University of Colorado Boulder research center will launch two payloads aboard Orbital Sciences Corp.'s commercial Cygnus spacecraft to the International Space Station on Wednesday,... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Monday December 16, 2013 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU-Boulder, David Klaus, NASA

CU-Boulder's video game code writing tutorial part of global Hour of Code event this week

CU-Boulder's video game code writing tutorial part of global Hour of Code event this week

BOULDER - Students, teachers and others across the world are getting a taste of video game code writing this week, courtesy of a tutorial designed by a team at the University of Colorado Boulder. ... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Tuesday December 10, 2013 0 comments Tags: Alexander Repenning, Boulder, code.org, CU-Boulder, Hour of Code

CU-Boulder students invest $30K in startup Elihuu through campus venture capital program

CU-Boulder students invest $30K in startup Elihuu through campus venture capital program

BOULDER - CU-Boulder students invested $30K in startup Elihuu through CU's Deming Center Venture Fund (DCVF) launched by a donor in 1997 and a program of the university's Leeds School of... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Monday December 2, 2013 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU-Boulder, Dorian Ferlauto, Elihuu

CU-Boulder crowd-funded study receiving results on gut study to better understand nutrition

CU-Boulder crowd-funded study receiving results on gut study to better understand nutrition

BOULDER - The University of Colorado Boulder announced initial results are coming in on a study that is expected to ultimately sequence the gut bacteria of tens of thousands of people around the... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Tuesday November 12, 2013 0 comments Tags: American Gut project, Boulder, CU-Boulder, Rob Knight

CU-Boulder study lends new insight of how storm electricity moves through Earth's atmosphere

CU-Boulder study lends new insight of how storm electricity moves through Earth's atmosphere

BOULDER - A research team led by the University of Colorado Boulder has developed a global electric circuit model that could lead to a better understanding of how electricity from thunderstorms... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Friday October 4, 2013 0 comments Tags: Andreas Baumgaertner, Boulder, CU-Boulder, Greg Lucas

CU-MIT photonic research could lead to ever faster computing speeds

BOULDER - Breakthroughs in the field of silicon photonics by researchers at the University of Colorado Boulder, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Micron Technology Inc. could allow for... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Tuesday October 1, 2013 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU-Boulder, Micron Technology, Milos Popovic, MIT, Moore's Law, photonics