Suborbital space researchers conference set for Dec. 18-20 at Broomfield Interlocken

Suborbital space researchers conference set for Dec. 18-20 at Broomfield Interlocken

BROOMFIELD -- As a new generation of suborbital space vehicles prepares to come online for space research, education and space tourism over the next two years, the 2017 Next-generation... Read More

Thursday August 24, 2017 0 comments Tags: Broomfield, Next-generation Suborbital Researchers Conference, Southwest Research Institute, Dr. Alan Stern, NASA, Commercial Spaceflight Federation

CU Boulder study: Space is mostly empty

CU Boulder study: Space is mostly empty

BOULDER -- A student-built University of Colorado-Boulder instrument riding on NASAs New Horizons spacecraft found only a handful of dust grains -- the building blocks of planets -- when it... Read More

Friday March 18, 2016 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU-Boulder, Pluto, NASA, New Horizons, Fran Bagenal, LASP, Mihaly Horanyi, Dr. Alan Stern

New Horizons spacecraft completes successful flyby of Pluto with Colorado participation

New Horizons spacecraft completes successful flyby of Pluto with Colorado participation

BOULDER -- Nine years and 3 billion miles after launch, the New Horizons spacecraft on Tuesday made a successful flyby of Pluto, sending back detailed photos of the mysterious and farthest planet... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Wednesday July 15, 2015 0 comments Tags: Boulder, New Horizons, NASA, Pluto, Dr. Alan Stern, Fran Bagenal, Mark Sirangelo, Sierra Nevada Space , CU-Boulder, LASP, Mihaly Horanyi

Golden Spike offers two-person rides to moon for $1.4 billion by 2020

Golden Spike offers two-person rides to moon for $1.4 billion by 2020

BOULDER - A Boulder-based company is planning to offer two-person rides to the moon for a starting price of $1.4 billion by 2020. The Golden Spike Company - named for the spike driven to... Read More

By: Steve Monday December 10, 2012 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Dr. Alan Stern, Gerry Griffin, Jeffrey Ashby, NASA, Peter Banks, Wayne Hale