Lockheed Martin completes assembly, begins testing MAVEN spacecraft for launch

Lockheed Martin completes assembly, begins testing MAVEN spacecraft for launch

DENVER - Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has completed the assembly of NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) spacecraft, the aerospace company announced. The orbiter is now... Read More

By: Steve Monday February 11, 2013 0 comments Tags: Denver, Guy Beutelschies, Lockheed Martin, Mars exploration, MAVEN

Limagrain's global genetics program doubles speed of new wheat varieties to market

Limagrain's global genetics program doubles speed of new wheat varieties to market

FORT COLLINS - Limagrain Cereal Seeds is doubling the speed of development of new wheat varieties entering the market with global genetics programs that allow for ongoing planting and testing... Read More

By: Steve Monday February 11, 2013 0 comments Tags: Dr. Blake Cooper, Fort Collins

Off we go into the wild blue yonder

Colorado is approaching the launch pad for an expanding mission into space that could someday eclipse California as the No. 1 aerospace state, according to the Brookings Institution and space industry... Read More

By: Steve Sunday February 10, 2013 0 comments Tags: Ball Aerospace, Brookings report, CSU, CU-Boulder, DigitalGlobe, Dream Chaser, HB13-1001, Lockheed Martin, Numerica, Scion Aviation, Sierra Nevada

VanDyne SuperTurbo powering the way to greater fuel efficiency

VanDyne SuperTurbo powering the way to greater fuel efficiency

By Katrina Pfannkuch InnovatioNews.com FORT COLLINS -- Fort Collins-based VanDyne SuperTurbo, Inc . is combining NASA technology and energy efficiency innovations to make a big splash in... Read More

By: Katrina Pfannkuch Friday February 8, 2013 1 comments Tags: DOE, Ed VanDyne, Fort Collins, Mark Herbst, Northwater Capital, VanDyne SuperTurbo, Woodward

Open 360-degree accountability: A second vital look

By Bill Van Eron Chief Innovation Strategist, Headwaters Marketing I just participated in a lively blog with an innovation-focused group that was introducing an improved evaluation system... Read More

By: Bill Van Eron Friday February 8, 2013 0 comments

Webroot unveils suite of security intelligence solutions for network platform providers

Webroot unveils suite of security intelligence solutions for network platform providers

BROOMFIELD - Internet security provider Webroot is releasing its Webroot Security Intelligence for Networks Suite tailored toward network security solution providers, the company announced. ... Read More

By: Steve Friday February 8, 2013 0 comments Tags: Broomfield, Corero, Mark Hanson, Marty Meyer, Webroot

CSU researchers get $200K to study environmental impact of wildfire black carbon

CSU researchers get $200K to study environmental impact of wildfire black carbon

FORT COLLINS - A team of Colorado State University researchers has received a $200,000 grant from the National Science Foundation for a yearlong study of what happens to black carbon, the singed... Read More

By: Steve Friday February 8, 2013 0 comments Tags: black carbon, CSU, Fort Collins, Francesca Cotrufo, Gene Kelly, High Park fire

NREL director: Nation could double energy productivity, create jobs

NREL director: Nation could double energy productivity, create jobs

GOLDEN - Dan Arvizu, director of the National Renewable Energy Laboratory , and a blue-ribbon panel of energy experts said the U.S. could double its energy productivity by 2030 and create 1 million... Read More

By: Steve Friday February 8, 2013 0 comments Tags: Dan Arvizu, energy conservation, Golden, NREL