CU's 'Student Dust Counter' On New Horizons Spacecraft Arrives At PlutoA Colorado-built spacecraft made history Tuesday morning. Nearly a decade after it launched, New Horizons is flying by Pluto and is capturing pictures and information never seen before.
What Do They Hope To Find On Pluto? 'Well, Plutonians Of Course'It's about six billion miles away, but the New Horizons spacecraft is approaching Pluto for an historic visit, and it has dozens of ties to Colorado.
Colorado-Based Space Exploration Company Supports Children's MuseumThe Colorado-based space exploration company United Launch Alliance showed its support for the Children's Museum on Wednesday in conjunction with the launch of the mysterious "space plane."
'Space Plane' Built By Colorado Company Blasts OffA mysterious "space plane" blasted off into space on Wednesday but not much is known about it.
Aerospace Industry Takes Over At The State CapitolPolitics took a back seat to science for a time Monday at the state Capitol as the aerospace industry took over.
Despite Scrubbed Launch, Orion Fans Wait For Next AttemptDespite the scrubbed launch of the Orion spacecraft, there are fans of the Orion Project waiting for Friday morning's second attempt.
Excitement Surrounds Orion Despite Scrubbed LaunchDespite the scrubbed launch of the Orion spacecraft, there is a renewed excitement surrounding space travel as was evident during the early morning watch party at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science.
'Orion' Project Looks To Future Space TravelThe launch of Orion is not just a big deal for future exploration, it also marks the end of an era.
'Orion' Launch Getting Worldwide AttentionIt's not only Coloradans anxiously awaiting the launch of Orion on Thursday, but excitement is growing worldwide. Orion is the test flight for a capsule that could take man back to the moon or even as far away as Mars.
Colorado Connections To Help Launch 'Orion'Many Coloradans are anxiously awaiting the launch of Orion on Thursday, the test flight for a capsule that could take man back to the moon or even as far away as Mars.
Longmont Teen To Document Launch Of Colorado-Built 'Orion' On Social MediaThe Colorado-built spacecraft Orion is set to launch Thursday morning. It's the test flight for a capsule that could take man back to the moon or even as far away as Mars. The event will be detailed moment by moment on social media.
NASA's Launch Of Orion Will Be A Huge Day For ColoradoColorado's aerospace industry is about the lead the way into space with the Orion Project.