semi conductor technology

CU Boulder wins $1.5 million to advance semiconductor research

Feb. 3, 2023

The funding is part of a larger $32.7 million award to 14 colleges meant to improve performance of emerging commercial and defense systems

wildfire on the hillside

Western wildfires destroyed 246% more homes and buildings over the past decade

Feb. 1, 2023

Scientists explain why wildfires are happening, why we can't put out every fire and how to move forward in an ever-changing climate.

Athletes charging forward

Scholar probes inequity in world of sports

Jan. 31, 2023

CU on the Weekend lecture this Saturday to discuss how scholars address a past and present of inequities and understand intersectional identities in sports.

Prehistoric animals including a reptile and large bird.

How we cracked the mystery of Australia’s prehistoric giant eggs

Jan. 26, 2023

Ancient eggshells remained unidentified until AI directed researchers toward an answer.

iPhone moon phases photo composite

Taking solar eclipse photos is a snap with gizmo astronomer developed

Jan. 25, 2023

Doug Duncan, former director of CU Boulder’s Fiske Planetarium, developed the Solar Snap with today’s smartphone cameras in mind.

A red female squirrel

Squirrels roll the dice on their offspring

Jan. 25, 2023

A collaborative study with a CU Boulder professor investigates how the risks and rewards of red squirrel reproduction is a microcosm of evolutionary patterns.

The Bill of Rights

Opening doors for a more robust exchange of ideas

Jan. 24, 2023

CU Boulder tapped for new network to promote positive culture change through viewpoint diversity, open inquiry, and constructive disagreement.

Mike Gil scuba diving through kelp bed.

Marine biologist probes importance of diversity

Jan. 20, 2023

Let’s CU Well presentation on Jan. 30 by CU Boulder professor to highlight diversity’s importance in many settings.

Researcher holding finch

Rosy-finches are Colorado’s high-alpine specialists, and researchers want to know why

Jan. 19, 2023

Birds that can live at 14,000 feet and also breed at sea level might have evolved more quickly than previously thought.

Wood Nymph on a leaf.

Common wood nymphs have sensory surprises

Jan. 17, 2023

The common wood nymph tastes with its feet and hears with its wings.

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