U.S. News: CU-Boulder, CSU among Top 400 universities in world

WASHINGTON, D.C. - CU-Boulder took the No. 157 spot and Colorado State University placed No. 365 on the list of the " Top Universities Worldwide " list compiled by U.S. News and World Report . ... Read More

By: Steve Wednesday October 24, 2012 0 comments Tags: CSU, CU-Boulder

United Launch Alliance rocket successfully lifts off in California carrying CU-Boulder payload

United Launch Alliance rocket successfully lifts off in California carrying CU-Boulder payload

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. - A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket carrying a payload for the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) lifted off from Space Launch Complex-3 in... Read More

By: Steve Friday September 14, 2012 0 comments Tags: Atlas V, CU-Boulder, CubeSats, JimSponnick, NASA

Mines takes highest state ranking on U.S. News and World Report's annual best colleges list

Mines takes highest state ranking on U.S. News and World Report's annual best colleges list

GOLDEN - Colorado's three biggest schools of higher education ranked high on U.S. News and World Report's annual listing of the best public universities in America, with the Colorado School of... Read More

By: Steve Thursday September 13, 2012 0 comments Tags: CSU, CU-Boulder, Golden

CU-Boulder engineering team awarded $2 million to develop mechanisms based on origami folding principles

CU-Boulder engineering team awarded $2 million to develop mechanisms based on origami folding principles

BOULDER - An engineering team at the University of Colorado-Boulder has been awarded a $2 million grant from the National Science Foundation to develop a light-controlled approach for "self... Read More

By: Steve Tuesday August 28, 2012 0 comments Tags: CU-Boulder, Jerry Qi, origami, photo origami

Launch set today to carry CU-Boulder-designed probes into space to study Earth's radiation belts

Launch set today to carry CU-Boulder-designed probes into space to study Earth's radiation belts

BOULDER - Launch is set for today for University of Colorado-designed Radiation Belt Storm Probes that will study the invisible, doughnut-shaped regions above the Earth known as the Van Allen... Read More

By: Steve Friday August 24, 2012 0 comments Tags: CU-Boulder, Daniel Baker, NASA

CU-Boulder faculty researcher wins NASA Early Career cash award

CU-Boulder faculty researcher wins NASA Early Career cash award

WASHINGTON, D.C. - A faculty researcher at the University of Colorado at Boulder is one of 10 researchers nationwide selected by NASA to help advance its space priorities, the space agency... Read More

By: Steve Thursday August 16, 2012 0 comments Tags: CU-Boulder, Michael Gazarik, NASA, Nicolaus Correll