CU-Boulder students, faculty await Juno spacecraft’s Jupiter arrival

CU-Boulder students, faculty await Juno spacecraft’s Jupiter arrival

BOULDER -- A group of University of Colorado Boulder faculty and students are anxiously awaiting the arrival of NASAs Juno spacecraft at Jupiter July 4, a mission expected to reveal the hidden... Read More

Thursday June 23, 2016 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU-Boulder, Fran Bagenal, Juno spacecraft, Jupiter, LASP, Lockheed Martin, United Launch Alliance

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