CU: Major space mystery solved using data from student-built satellite

CU: Major space mystery solved using data from student-built satellite

BOULDER -- A 60-year-old mystery regarding the source of some energetic and potentially damaging particles in Earths radiation belts is now solved using data from a shoebox-sized satellite built... Read More

Thursday December 14, 2017 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU Boulder, Xinlin Li, LASP, Daniel Baker, Scott Palo

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