MAVEN spacecraft orbits Mars for 1,000 days

MAVEN spacecraft orbits Mars for 1,000 days

BOULDER -- NASAs MAVEN mission to Mars led by the University of Colorado Boulder hit a milestone on June 17, marking 1,000 days of orbiting the red planet. Since its launch in November 2013... Read More

Monday June 19, 2017 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU Boulder, MAVEN, NASA, Bruce Jakosky, LASP

Regents approve new $82.5 million aerospace building at CU Boulder set to begin construction this fall

Regents approve new $82.5 million aerospace building at CU Boulder set to begin construction this fall

BOULDER -- The University of Colorado Boulder is set to begin construction this fall ofa new 139,000-square-foot aerospace engineering building complete with anindoor flight environment for... Read More

Friday June 16, 2017 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU Boulder, Bobby Braun, Ann Smead, Michael Byram, Lockheed Martin, Penina Axelrad

CU Boulder receives $7.5M DoD grant to lead extreme altitude hypersonic study

CU Boulder receives $7.5M DoD grant to lead extreme altitude hypersonic study

BOULDER -- Future unmanned hypersonic aircraft may ultimately owe part of their success to University of Colorado Boulder atmospheric research. A consortium of universities led by the CU... Read More

Friday May 26, 2017 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU Boulder, Brian Argrow, Dale Lawrence

CU Boulder space weather instrument installed on commercial satellite

CU Boulder space weather instrument installed on commercial satellite

BOULDER -- A University of Colorado Boulder-built instrument that will provide unprecedented imaging of the Earths upper atmosphere has been successfully installed on the commercial satellite... Read More

Thursday May 18, 2017 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU Boulder, LASP, NASA, Richard Eastes, William McClintock

CU-Boulder experiment hardware to launch aboard SpaceX rocket today

CU-Boulder experiment hardware to launch aboard SpaceX rocket today

BOULDER -- High-tech hardware designed and built at the University of Colorado Boulder will be launched today to the International Space Station (ISS) aboard the commercial SpaceX Dragon capsule.... Read More

Friday April 8, 2016 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU Boulder, NASA, ISS, SpaceX Dragon, BioServe Space Technologies, Stefanie Countryman, Louis Stodieck

CU, U.S. Geological Survey study indicates high-injection wells likely cause of earthquake spurt

CU, U.S. Geological Survey study indicates high-injection wells likely cause of earthquake spurt

BOULDER -- A new study by the University of Colorado-Boulder and the U.S. Geological Survey indicates the dramatic increase in the rate of earthquakes in the central and eastern U.S. since 2009... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Friday June 19, 2015 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU Boulder, U.S. Geological Surv, fracking, Matthew Weingarten