NASA illustration of MAVEN Mars orbit insertion.

MAVEN mission to Mars: Ready to enter orbit

A NASA mission to Mars led by CU-Boulder is set to slide into orbit around the red planet this week after a 10-month, 442-million mile chase through the inner solar system. 

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Associate Professor of Dance Erika Randall

Faculty in Focus

Associate Professor Erika Randall is passionate about sharing her joy of dance with her students.

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Reel of pictures from Nimbus satellite

Rescued data hold sea ice secrets

Experts at the National Snow and Ice Data Center are recovering long-lost images taken by the Nimbus satellites and finding treasures in the pictures. 

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A bee

Native buzz

Colorado bee lovers are helping scientists at the University of Colorado Museum of Natural History learn more about the 950 types of wild bees that can be found in the state. 

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