Romance in Marseille illustration

Researchers unravel secrets of long-lost novel

The CU Boulder-affiliated academic journal English Language Notes dedicated an entire issue to the recently published Harlem Renaissance-era novel Romance in Marseille by Claude McKay in April 2021.

Participants of “vocal empowerment” program

Vocal empowerment research reveals socio-economic influences

Theater-based “vocal empowerment” programs can increase self-authorship and civic engagement among young Egyptian women, according to a CU Boulder-led study.

Helanius J. Wilkins

Dance professor’s work to ‘heal and unite’ earns NEA grant

Helanius J. Wilkins, assistant professor of dance, was awarded a National Endowment for the Arts grant for a choreographed duet intended to “heal and unite” and to reflect “re-bodying belonging to become better ancestors.”

Triceratops skull

CU Boulder’s beloved Triceratops returns home to Smithsonian

This year, CU Boulder said goodbye to a beloved member of the campus community—this one had three horns, a wide frill and was dug up in Wyoming in 1891.

Engineers at CU Boulder’s Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) perform last-minute inspections of the Hope Probe spacecraft before its shipment to Dubai and the Tanegashima launch site in Japan.

Historic Mars mission: accomplished

How years of international collaboration led to Hope circling Mars.

Solar flare

Gigantic flare from sun’s nearest neighbor breaks records

Now, that’s one big cosmic explosion.

Belle Crater showing moon shadows

Tiny moon shadows might harbor hidden stores of ice

Good news for thirsty astronauts: Hidden pockets of ice might be much more common on the surface of the moon than scientists once suspected.

Space Force University Partnership

Partnership puts CU system into Space Force orbit

The University of Colorado has joined a new effort to help safeguard the newest frontier in national security—space.

Flight of space capsule through the atmosphere

Keeping it cool at 17,000 miles per hour

CU Boulder leads $15M NASA institute making hypersonic entry safer.

John Crimaldi

What the Nose Knows

New international network explores how odors lead to actions.