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2011-08-02 12:45:26

Several University of Colorado Boulder faculty and students are participating in NASA's Juno Mission to Jupiter, now slated for launch Aug 5 from Florida's Kennedy Space Center and which is expected to help steer scientists toward the right recipe for planet-making.

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2011-07-23 06:13:06

The Mars Atmosphere and Volatile EvolutioN (MAVEN) mission reached a major milestone last week when it successfully completed its Mission Critical Design Review (CDR).

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2011-06-22 13:35:00

Scientists say they have found convincing evidence that Saturn's moon Enceladus has a large-scale subterranean saltwater ocean.

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2011-04-19 13:25:00

High up in the sky near the poles some 50 miles above the ground, silvery blue clouds sometimes appear, shining brightly in the night.

2011-02-22 22:03:24

A $28 million University of Colorado Boulder instrument developed to study changes in the sun's brightness and its impact on Earth's climate is one of two primary payloads on NASA's Glory mission set to launch from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California on Feb. 23.

2011-02-18 10:50:00

WALLOPS ISLAND, Va., Feb.

2011-01-26 12:00:00

To look at far off galaxies and ozone destruction closer to Earth.

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2011-01-20 13:32:03

Earth’s climate continues to change at a rapid pace.

2011-01-20 12:00:00

NASA's newest Earth-observing research mission is nearing launch.

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2011-01-15 11:02:06

Scientists have taken a major step toward accurately determining the amount of energy that the sun provides to Earth, and how variations in that energy may contribute to climate change.


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