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Watch the launch: CU-Boulder's MAVEN Mission to Mars

Watch the launch on Nov. 18, 2013, as CU-Boulder's MAVEN mission to mars blasts off to study the red planet. Find out what we'll learn about the Martian atmosphere.

MAVEN Mars mission explained

Bruce Jakosky, CU-Boulder professor of geologic sciences and principal investigator for the MAVEN mission, explains the Mars spacecraft's mission. The launch date for the craft is set for Nov.

MAVEN: Capturing data from Mars

When NASA's MAVEN spacecraft powers up on the launch pad for its journey to Mars in mid-November, one University of Colorado Boulder student will be especially pleased to see the spacecraft disappe

CU Engineering Days rocket launch

CU-Boulder aerospace students launch their own model rockets during E-Days festivities.

What's up with Fiske Planetarium?

When Fiske Planetarium reopens Oct. 12 after months of renovations, visitors will be able to experience a powerful star plus video system paired with a high-definition screen capable of achieving nearly eight times more resolution than the standard HD television, completely surrounding the audience with a 360-degree view.

Tardy? A free Buff Bike could be the solution

Sixty Buff Bikes are ready for students and employees to check out free of charge. The bikes are single speed cruiser bikes with coaster brakes perfect for riding around campus, riding to lunch or attending an off-campus work meeting. Buff Bikes are available for rent during regular bike station hours.

Testing unmanned aircraft in Colorado

University of Colorado Professor Brian Argrow talks about the Research and Engineering Center for Unmanned Vehicles, or RECUV.

How America’s pastime came to the Rockies

Twenty years ago Major League Baseball came to the Rocky Mountain region, ushering in the era of the Colorado Rockies. Watch as History Professor Thomas Zeiler talks about why Colorado was a good fit for Major League Baseball in this video produced by CU-Boulder students Brittany Moore, Michael Schwartz and Allyce Farino.

One of the world's leading women in science

"If every picture on the wall of a physicist, or picture shown in a talk of a physicist -- is a man, you just start to have more self-doubt."

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