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OSIRIS-REx spacecraft (credit: Lockheed Martin)

Asteroid Mission Spacecraft Gets Green Light On Design In Colorado

A spacecraft being developed at Lockheed Martin in Colorado is moving forward after its project passed a major design review. The spacecraft will rendezvous with an asteroid as part of NASA’s OSIRIS-REx program.

04/10/2014

Susan Bailey (credit: cvmbs.colostate.edu)

CSU Scientist Gets NASA Grant To Study Twin

A Colorado State University health researcher has received a NASA grant for a radiation study in which the subjects will be one twin in space and his brother back on Earth.

04/07/2014

Steve Swanson (credit: NASA.gov)

Rocket With Colorado Astronaut On Track To Arrive At Space Station

An astronaut from Colorado is on track to arrive at the International Space Station after a delay.

03/27/2014

(credit: CBS)

NASA Measures Snowpack In Colorado, California

The snowpack atop mountain peaks in California and Colorado has a new set of eyes watching from high above to better gauge the amount of water that will rumble down rivers and streams each spring as runoff.

03/26/2014

Steve Swanson (credit: NASA.gov)

Colorado Astronaut Waits To Blast Off For Space Station

An astronaut from Colorado will have to wait until Thursday before reaching the International Space Station.

03/26/2014

Steve Swanson (credit: NASA.gov)

CU Alum & Astronaut Steve Swanson Heading To Space Station

University of Colorado Boulder alumnus and NASA astronaut Steve Swanson is heading to space.

03/25/2014

Kennedy Space Center Director Robert Cabana with 6-year-old Connor Johnson.

6-Year-Old Visits Kennedy Space Center On ‘Mission’ To Save NASA

A 6-year-old Denver boy spent the day at Kennedy Space Center on Saturday to continue his ‘mission’ of saving NASA and fulfilling his dream of becoming an astronaut.

03/16/2014

Faculty and students at CU watching the launch (credit: CBS)

CU Students & Faculty Watch Their Spacecraft Leave For Mars

NASA’s Maven robotic explorer is headed for Mars with scientists and engineers at the University of Colorado leading the mission.

11/18/2013

The Maven taking off on Nev. 18, 2013 (credit: CBS)

NASA Launches CU-Led Robotic Explorer To Mars

NASA’s newest robotic explorer, Maven, rocketed toward Mars on Monday on a quest to unravel the ancient mystery of the red planet’s radical climate change in an effort led by the University of Colorado Boulder.

11/18/2013

The Maven Orbiter (credit: CBS)

NASA’s Newest Mars Flyer Will Explore Atmosphere

The robotic explorer called Maven is due to blast off Monday on a 10-month journey to the red planet.

11/16/2013

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