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AUDIO: Wobbekind on Colorado’s third quarter economic outlook

June 27, 2017

Colorado business leaders continue to show a positive outlook for the state economy in the third quarter of 2017, but at a more tempered pace than last quarter, according to the University of Colorado Boulder Leeds Business Confidence Index survey released today. CU Boulder economist Richard Wobbekind (WAH-Be-kin), says the...

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AUDIO: Daniel Lee on origins of 'stink eye,' other eye expressions

June 16, 2017

CU Boulder scientist Daniel Lee has studied the wonders of eye expressions for eight years and says they do more than just convey an array of emotions: They helped us survive and evolve as a species.

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AUDIO: Larry Esposito on NASA's Cassini Mission to Saturn

May 30, 2017

CU Boulder planetary scientist Larry Esposito describes the most recent findings from NASA’s Cassini spacecraft as it flies between Saturn and its rings - going places where no spacecraft has gone before.


AUDIO: David Pyrooz on street gangs and domestic terrorists

May 17, 2017

A sweeping new University of Colorado Boulder study systematically compared street gangs and domestic terrorists for the first time and found that, contrary to popular belief, U.S. gang members seldom go on to become radicalized and commit acts of terrorism, says lead author David Pyrooz, an assistant professor of sociology...

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AUDIO: Phillip Gilley on babies and language processing

May 10, 2017

According to a new CU Boulder study, infants as young as one-month-old show that during sleep their brain is processing information about its environment and performing computations about that information, paving the way to developing pathways for learning, says Phillip Gilley, lead author of the study.

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AUDIO: Ken Bickers on President Trump's first 100 days

April 27, 2017

If anything it’s been an unusual yet entertaining first 100 days of President Trump’s time in the White House, says Ken Bickers, CU Boulder political science professor. Download a suggested script and audio files below.

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AUDIO: Leonie Koban on fixing heartbreak with a placebo

April 23, 2017

Feeling heartbroken from a recent breakup but don’t know how to get over it? Did you know just believing you’re doing something to help yourself get over your ex can help lessen the pain? That’s the takeaway from a new CU Boulder study that measured the neurological and behavioral impacts...

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AUDIO: Richard Wobbekind on Trump’s ‘Buy America, Hire America’ executive order

April 18, 2017

The “Buy America, Hire America” executive order signed today by President Trump could impact Colorado technology companies that rely on guest workers, says CU Boulder economist Richard Wobbekind.

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AUDIO: Jim White on how warming climate will impact Colorado ski seasons

April 12, 2017

FOR MEDIA: Colorado’s ski resorts are about to wrap up another strong season. Some areas are even staying open a week or two longer than usual due to late March snowstorms. But don’t expect extended seasons in the future. In fact, they will be getting shorter in coming years as the climate continues to get warmer, says CU Boulder climatologist Jim White.

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AUDIO: Rich Wobbekind on Colorado’s business outlook

April 3, 2017

Colorado business leaders continue to believe that 2017 will be a positive year for economic growth in the state and nationally, according to the University of Colorado Boulder Leeds Business Confidence Index survey released today. Download audio clips and a script.