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Beavers feed mourning cloak butterflies

I found the mourning cloak when I was trying to photograph the beavers living at the confluence of the Green and Yampa Rivers. Read more

Statistics lab helps developing world do high-impact research

Solving big problems sometimes involves crunching big data, and a University of Colorado Boulder initiative has won a significant grant to help the developing world do just that. Read more
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Bright beetle gains protection through similarity to wasps

A defenseless insect can gain protection from predators if it evolves to resemble a well-defended species. Read more
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CU Boulder pika researcher receives conservation award

A CU Boulder researcher is being recognized by the Denver Zoo for her extensive work studying the pika across the Colorado alpine Read more
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Barn swallows may indeed have evolved alongside barns, humans

As humans evolved and expanded, so too did barn swallows, new research from CU Boulder suggests Read more

Kubi, a helpful robot, lets students take classes remotely

There is a new way to be virtually active in the classroom, and it’s via a robot named Kubi, an innovation of the Office of Information and Technology at CU Boulder. Read more
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