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The following items link to media coverage of LASP in various news outlets, online magazines, editorial pieces, and blogs. The content of these articles and blog posts does not necessarily reflect the views of LASP, our collaborators, or our funding agencies.

2016

Blue colored Noctilucent ice clouds noticed over Antarctica by NASA AIM
perfscience.com, Sun., Dec. 4, 2016

Colorado-built weather satellite launch set
9news.com, Fri., Nov. 18, 2016

CU Boulder team to launch space weather tracker
denverpost.com, Fri., Nov. 18, 2016

CU Students ENTER New Field With EXIS For NOAA… Create Sweet $105 Million Suite
satnews.com, Wed., Nov. 16, 2016

Weather satellite that will touch the lives of every American ready to launch
spaceflightnow.com, Wed., Nov. 16, 2016

Sun-observing MinXSS CubeSat to yield new insights into solar flares
spaceflightinsider.com, Sun., Nov. 6, 2016

Careers, collaborations highlight 2016 AeroSpace Ventures Day
colorado.edu, Fri., Oct. 28, 2016

MAVEN scientists observe ups and downs of water escape from Mars
colorado.edu, Wed., Oct. 19, 2016

MAVEN mission gives unprecedented view of Mars
colorado.edu, Mon., Oct. 17, 2016

Nasa praises UAE Mars mission
thenational.ae, Mon., Oct. 3, 2016

CU Boulder to receive two governor’s awards for high-impact research
colorado.edu, Wed., Aug. 31, 2016

Looking for Life on Saturn’s Moon Enceladus: Send a Flyby or Lander?
space.com, Wed., Aug. 24, 2016

What problems can solar storms cause?
mnn.com, Sun., Aug. 14, 2016

CU Boulder leads aerospace research
lavozcolorado.com, Wed., Aug. 10, 2016

Perfect Precision For MinXSS CubeSat Supplied By Blue Canyon Technologies—It’s All About Attitude
satnews.com, Fri., July 1, 2016

Colorado spacecraft reaches Jupiter on 4th of July
9news.com, Wed., June 29, 2016

CU regents OK $9M ‘clean room’ to send a spacecraft to Mars
dailycamera.com, Fri., June 17, 2016

Air Force remote sensing lab to share space-based data
c4isrnet.com, Thurs., June 9, 2016

CU-Boulder seeks to build $9M ‘clean room’ for Mars spacecraft
dailycamera.com, Wed., May 25, 2016

CU students help with recent NASA discovery
9news.com, Wed., May 18, 2016

Best Places for STEM Grads 2016
nerdwallet.com, Tues., Apr. 26, 2016

NASA’s K2 Mission Searches for Far Out and Wandering Worlds
nasa.gov, Thurs., Apr. 7, 2016

Boulder scientists reap solar wind insights from New Horizons mission
dailycamera.com, Wed., Apr. 6, 2016

Dwarf planet Pluto is more geographically diverse than many planets
csmonitor.com, Thurs., Mar. 17, 2016

2015

CU-Boulder student satellite to study space weather
9news.com, Thurs., Dec. 3, 2015

CU-Boulder satellite will study space weather, help communications satellites avoid sun flares
thedenverchannel.com, Wed., Dec. 2, 2015

NASA’s Europa Mission Will Hunt Down Moon Dust
news.discovery.com, Wed., Nov. 25, 2015

MAVEN and the case of the missing Martian atmosphere
dailycamera.com, Thurs., Nov. 12, 2015

CU-Boulder scientists await results of mission’s brush with Saturn moon
dailycamera.com, Thurs., Oct. 29, 2015

The devastating potential of an extreme solar storm and what the White House is doing about it
washingtonpost.com, Thurs., Oct. 29, 2015

NASA’s MAVEN project reacts to water on Mars
cuindependent.com, Tues., Oct. 20, 2015

Winners announced for 2015 Governor’s Awards for High-Impact Research
bizwest.com, Thurs., Oct. 1, 2015

Space exploration: New Horizons
lavozcolorado.com, Wed., Sept. 16, 2015

UWF student researches ways to improve space missions
pnj.com, Tues., Aug. 18, 2015

Lake may have held last signs of life on Mars
cbsnews.com, Mon., Aug. 10, 2015

NASA: Mission discovers new planet in “Habitable” zone
waff.com, Thurs., July 23, 2015

2 linked to spacecraft Arkansans
nwaonline.com, Sun., July 19, 2015

WAS THERE AN AURORA NEAR YOU?
popsci.com, Fri., July 17, 2015

Pluto Mission Has Fort Smith Ties
swtimes.com, Thurs., July 16, 2015

New Horizons, mission with strong Boulder ties, cruises past Pluto and ‘phones home’
dailycamera.com, Wed., July 15, 2015

NASA, CU scientists cheer New Horizons flyby of Pluto
thedenverchannel.com, Wed., July 15, 2015

New Horizons “phones home,” CU-Boulder students, faculty elated
colorado.edu, Wed., July 15, 2015

The Pluto Encounter
9news.com, Mon., July 13, 2015

Lifting the Veil on Pluto’s Atmosphere
space.com, Wed., July 8, 2015

How Alan Stern’s tenacity, drive, and command got a NASA spacecraft to Pluto
news.sciencemag.org, Thurs., June 25, 2015

CU-built Student Dust Counter keeps vigil on the way to Pluto
dailycamera.com, Thurs., June 11, 2015

You’re About to See an Incredibly Rare Cloud, and It’s Proof the Climate Is Changing
bloomberg.com, Tues., June 9, 2015

Students Measure Space Dust as New Horizons Heads for Pluto
nytimes.com, Mon., May 25, 2015

Ever wondered how cloudy earth is at any one time?
blogs.channel4.com, Mon., May 11, 2015

NASA’s Mercury MESSENGER mission comes to an end
9news.com, Thurs., Apr. 30, 2015

Messenger’s Mercury trip ends with a bang, and silence
bbc.com, Thurs. Apr. 30, 2015

Messenger mission to Mercury ends — as planned — with a crash
dailycamera.com, Thurs., Apr. 30, 2015

Mercury mission, and CU-Boulder instrument, going out with bang
dailycamera.com, Wed., Apr. 29, 2015

From 55M miles away, students manage space probe
usatoday.com, Tues., Apr. 28, 2015

Kepler Mission Team Awarded Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum Trophy
prnewswire.com, Mon., Mar. 23, 2015

Saturn’s moon Enceladus may have a warm ocean
usatoday.com, Sat., Mar. 14, 2015

APL Leads Energetic Particle Team Research on NASA’s MMS Mission
juhapl.edu, Fre., Mar. 13, 2015

Suddenly, It Seems, Water Is Everywhere in Solar System
nytimes.com, Thurs., Mar. 12, 2015

Researchers Think There’s A Warm Ocean On Enceladus
npr.org, Thurs., Mar. 12, 2015

CU involved in major space study
thedenverchannel.com, Wed., Mar. 11, 2015

L-1 for NASA’s MMS mission launch and ULA is ready
blogs.denverpost.com, Wed., Mar. 11, 2015

First Active Hydrothermal System Found beyond Earth
scientificamerican.com, Wed., Mar. 11, 2015

CU students at center of upcoming NASA mission
9news.com, Tues., Mar. 10, 2015

CU-Boulder students to help control instruments on NASA spacecraft to probe magnetic reconnection
thedenverchannel.com, Sun., Mar. 8, 2015

CU-Boulder scientist played role in probing effects of rare solar ‘shockwave’
dailycamera.com, Sun., Feb. 22, 2015

2014

NASA’s Kepler Reborn, Makes First Exoplanet Find of New Mission
nasa.gov, Thurs., Dec. 18, 2014

Earth’s Invisible ‘Star Trek’ Force Field Protects You From Killer Electrons
huffingtonpost.com, Mon., Dec. 1, 2014

Earth has its own ‘Star Trek’-like force field, study suggests
cnn.com, Mon., Dec. 1, 2014

Scientists: Earth has “Star Trek-like” shield from space radiation
denverpost.com, Fri., Nov. 28, 2014

Star Trek-like invisible shield protects Earth from ‘killer electrons’
latimes.com, Wed., Nov. 26, 2014

Star Trek-like invisible shield found thousands of miles above Earth
colorado.edu, Wed., Nov. 26, 2014

From Kepler to K2: CU prepares for new space mission
cuindependent.com, Fri., Nov. 14, 2014

CU-Boulder makes contribution to first findings from comet’s Martian flyby
dailycamera.com, Fri., Nov. 7, 2014

CU students behind the controls of NASA spacecraft
cuindependent.com, Mon., Oct. 20, 2014

NASA maps out giant solar eruption as it swept past Earth’s orbit
theweathernetwork.com, Wed., Sept. 24, 2014

NASA releases first Mars images from CU-Boulder’s MAVEN mission
dailycamera.com, Wed., Sept. 24, 2014

Solar Flare Could Trigger Auroras Tonight For Northern U.S.
npr.org, Fri., Sept. 12, 2014

CU-Boulder to host free event Sept. 21 to watch orbit insertion of Mars spacecraft
colorado.edu, Wed., Sept. 10, 2014

Making Research Data More Traceable
ucar.edu, Wed., Sept. 3, 2014

New Twists in Earth’s Radiation Belts
americanscientist.org, Wed., Aug. 27, 2014

Spare Off-the-Shelf Instrument Continues Solar Output Data with Excellent Results
spacedaily.com, Fri., Aug. 22, 2014

Colliding Atmospheres: Mars vs Comet Siding Spring
science.nasa.gov, Tues., Aug. 12, 2014

NASA-funded summer camp designed to get Colorado kids interested in math, science, rockets
thedenverchannel.com, Fri., Aug. 8, 2014

Longmont students learn about science, engineering at rocket camp
timescall.com, Thurs., Aug. 7, 2014

Aerospace Industry Insights event highlights CU’s aerospace innovation and research
colorado.edu, Thurs., July 31, 2014

CU-Boulder tied for first in number of American Geophysical Union Fellows elected in 2014
colorado.edu, Thurs., July 31, 2014

NASA’s Science Mission Directorate Cubesat Initiative
nasa.gov, Wed., June 18, 2014

Pioneers of the Universe: CU’s LASP expands our knowledge of space
pageturnpro.com, Fri., June 13, 2014

CU-Boulder, Jet Propulsion Lab to sign memorandum of understanding May 22
colorado.edu, Thurs., May 22, 2014

Spacecraft with CU ties prepares for unprecedented plunge toward Venus
dailycamera.com, Sun., May 18, 2014

Kepler’s revival a major win for Boulder space community
dailycamera.com, Fri., May 16, 2014

Carrington-class CME Narrowly Misses Earth
science.nasa.gov, Fri., May 2, 2014

What Happened to the Ancient Martian Atmosphere?
oredigger.net, Sun., Apr. 27, 2014

The Future of Humanity Awaits in Deep Space, NASA Chief Says
space.com, Fri., Apr. 25, 2014

University of Colorado study ends with a crash on the far side of the moon
colorado.edu, Mon., Apr. 21, 2014

NASA chief Bolden spends day with CU-Boulder
colorado.edu, Mon., Apr. 21, 2014

NASA leader tours LASP; talks about commercial space travel
ncbr.com, Fri., Apr. 18, 2014

Boulder scientists celebrate discovery of most Earth-like planet yet
dailycamera.com, Thurs., Apr. 17, 2014

Unexpected teleconnections in noctilucent clouds
earthsky.org, Wed., Apr. 16, 2014

NASA Administrator Charles Bolden to visit CU-Boulder April 18
colorado.edu, Mon., Apr. 14, 2014

CU-Boulder researcher reports success for lunar dust study
dailycamera.com, Thurs., Apr. 3, 2014

Three CU-Boulder students win coveted Goldwater scholarships
colorado.edu, Thurs., Apr. 3, 2014

The Moon has a Dusty Atmosphere
news.discovery.com, Fri., Mar. 21, 2014

Will future sunburst unplug the Earth?
star-telegram.com, Thurs., Mar. 20, 2014

Space Thief Or Hero? One Man’s Quest To Reawaken An Old Friend
wbur.org, Tues., Mar. 18, 2014

CU-Boulder-led study on lunar crater counting shows crowdsourcing effective, accurate tool
colorado.edu, Thurs., Mar. 13, 2014

Kepler Team Marks Five Years in Space
jpl.nasa.gov, Thurs., Mar. 6, 2014

Boulder-supported Kepler mission notches discovery of 715 new planets
dailycamera.com, Wed., Feb. 26, 2014

CU-Boulder MAVEN mission set to finish under budget
dailycamera.com, Tues., Feb. 25, 2014

GOES EXIS Quadruplets Together in a Cleanroom “Nursery”
nasa.gov, Fri., Feb. 7, 2014

WASP Gives NASA’s Planetary Scientists New Observation Platform
nasa.gov, Fri., Feb. 7, 2014

LADEE Project Scientist Update: Milestones, Maneuvers and Moisture?
nasa.gov, Fri., Jan. 31, 2014

Mars Deltas Key To Red Planet’s Potential Past Life
forbes.com, Fri., Jan. 31, 2014

Aurora borealis may dip into state tonight, say CU-Boulder experts
colorado.edu, Thurs., Jan. 9, 2014

2013

Electric-Blue Clouds Appear over Antarctica
science.nasa.gov, Mon., Dec. 23, 2013

Cassini Spacecraft Identifies Saturn’s Rings To Be 4 Billion Years Old
isciencetimes.com, Sun., Dec. 15, 2013

Can the July 2012 solar storm help society prepare for disaster?
earthsky.org, Tues., Dec. 10, 2013

CU-Boulder scientist: 2012 solar storm points up need for society to prepare
colorado.edu, Mon., Dec. 9, 2013

Building TCTE: The Perfect Combination of Enthusiasm, Spare Parts and Resources
nasa.gov, Wed., Nov. 20, 2013

Ball satellite carrying LASP instrument
bcbr.com, Wed., Nov. 20, 2013

CU-Boulder’s MAVEN rockets off
dailycamera.com, Mon., Nov. 18, 2013

NASA returns to space with MAVEN, on a mainly meteorological mission to Mars
abcactionnews.com, Mon., Nov. 18, 2013

Five coolest mission control rooms of all time
bbc.com, Mon., Nov. 4, 2013

New climate-studying imager makes first balloon flight
tgdaily.com, Fri., Nov. 1, 2013

Scientists Discover the First Earth-size Rocky Planet
jpl.nasa.gov, Wed., Oct. 30, 2013

NASA mission led by CU-Boulder will be first to explore Martian upper atmosphere
colorado.edu, Mon., Oct. 28, 2013

Carbon nanotube chips go ballooning for climate science
rdmag.com, Wed., Oct. 23, 2013

Solar eruption could help Earth prepare for technology melt-down
theconversation.com, Wed., Oct. 16, 2013

Could Comet Flybys Damage Mars Spacecraft?
news.discovery.com, Tues., Sept. 24, 2013

Mission Leader Bruce Jakosky’s MAVEN Prepares for Mars
planetary.org, Tues., Sept. 17, 2013

Ball Aerospace’s STPSat-3 Arrives at Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia
hispanicbusiness.com, Mon., Sept. 16, 2013

CU-Boulder-built instrument launches aboard lunar spacecraft
dailycamera.com, Fri., Sept. 6, 2013

Van Allen Probes Mark First Anniversary with New Discoveries and New Investigations
nasa.gov, Fri., Aug. 30, 2013

CU-Boulder instrument to observe lunar dust
dailycamera.com, Thurs., Aug. 29, 2013

$6 million CU-Boulder instrument to fly on Sept. 6 NASA mission to moon
colorado.edu, Thurs., Aug. 29, 2013

NASA’s Next Mars Mission to Unravel Secrets of Red Planet’s Atmosphere
space.com, Wed., Aug. 28, 2013

NASA ends attempts to restore Kepler
bcbr.com, Fri., Aug. 16, 2013

CU-Boulder research effort selected as NASA grant recipient
dailycamera.com, Thurs., Aug. 15, 2013

NASA’s MAVEN Mission Spurs Human Planetary Exploration Beyond Near-Earth Orbit

forbes.com, Mon., July 29, 2013

CU-Boulder researchers involved with discovery of particle accelerator in Van Allen radiation belts
dailycamera.com, Thurs., July 25, 2013

CU study shows how early Earth kept warm enough to support life
colorado.edu, Tues., July 9, 2013

Early start for noctilucent clouds
channel4.com, Tues., June 25, 2013

Noctilucent—or night-shining—cloud season starts early in 2013
earthsky.org, Mon., June 10, 2013

CU-Boulder prof to lead NASA campaign to study North American air quality
colorado.edu, Thurs., June 6, 2013

Water-rock reaction may provide enough hydrogen ‘food’ to sustain life in cool parts of the ocean’s crust or on Mars
colorado.edu, Thurs., May 30, 2013

LASP teams hoping to fix Kepler telescope
bcbr.com, Thurs., May 16, 2013

Boulder-built Kepler spacecraft’s planet-hunting days may be over
dailycamera.com, Wed., May 15, 2013

Mars messages sought for MAVEN upper atmosphere mission in November
innovationews.com, Thurs., May 2, 2013

Wellington Middle School 100K team rising high with science
northfortynews.com, Fri., Apr. 19, 2013

NASA sees distant planets that seem ideal for life
9news.com, Thurs., Apr. 18, 2013

Boulder-built Kepler spacecraft identifies distant planets with life potential
dailycamera.com, Thurs., Apr. 18, 2013

CU’s Lab for Atmospheric and Space Physics to collaborate on $55M NASA imaging mission
innovationews.com, Wed., Apr. 17, 2013

CU-Boulder lands $36 million grant for space weather exploration
dailycamera.com, Fri., Apr. 12, 2013

CU-Boulder to receive $36 million from NASA for space weather mission
colorado.edu, Fri., Apr. 12, 2013

Toon awarded distinguished lectureship
connections.cu.edu, Thurs., Apr. 4, 2013

Mysterious electron stash found hidden among Van Allen belts
spacedaily.com, Thurs., Mar. 7, 2013

A Natural Particle Accelerator, Far Above the Planet
sciencefriday.com, Fri., Mar. 1, 2013

NASA probes find new radiation belt circling Earth
latimes.com, Fri., Mar. 1, 2013

Radiation ring around Earth mysteriously appears, then dissipates
sciencenews.org, Thurs., Feb. 28, 2013

CU-Boulder researchers contribute to revelations about third radiation belt encircling Earth
dailycamera.com, Thurs., Feb. 28, 2013

NASA’s Van Allen Probes Discover a Surprise Circling Earth
nasa.gov, Thurs., Feb. 28, 2013

NASA’s Kepler Mission Discovers Tiny Planet System
jpl.nasa.gov, Wed., Feb. 20, 2013

Boulder scientists key to discovering smallest planet outside our solar system
dailycamera.com, Wed., Feb. 20, 2013

Kepler Data Suggest Earth-size Planets May Be Next Door
guardianlv.com, Sun., Feb. 10, 2013

Lockheed Martin Completes Assembly Ahead Of NASA MAVEN’s November Flight
crazyengineers.com, Sat., Feb. 9, 2013

MAVEN spacecraft enters environmental testing phase at Lockheed Martin
denverpost.com, Fri., Feb. 8, 2013

‘EARTH WILL HAVE 15 MINUTES TO PROTECT ELECTRONICS’
wnd.com, Fri., Feb., 8, 2013

Kepler Data Suggest Earth-size Planets May Be Next Door
jpl.nasa.gov, Wed., Feb. 6, 2013

Report: Colorado poised to lead aerospace
bcbr.com, Tues., Feb. 5, 2013

Colorado Ahead of Other States in Renewable Energy
getsolar.com, Wed., Jan. 30, 2013

Panasonic completes University of Colorado PV system
renewableenergyfocus.com, Wed., Jan. 30, 2013

How on Earth
kgnu.org, Tues., Jan. 29, 2013

‘Red Planet’ featured in presentation
trinidad-times.com, Tues., Jan. 29, 2013

Sun-Gazing Sorce Satellite, Designed To Last 5 Years, Turns 10
spacedaily.com, Mon., Jan. 28, 2013

Built with 5-year lifespan, CU-Boulder’s SORCE satellite marks decade in space
dailycamera.com, Thurs., Jan. 24, 2013

SORCE Satellite Outlasts Mission Life And Keeps On Truckin’
redorbit.com, Thurs., Jan. 24, 2013

CU-Boulder’s sun-gazing SORCE satellite, designed to last 5 years, turns 10
colorado.edu, Tues., Jan. 22, 2013

FYI #9: Science Committee Reviews and Discusses National Academies Heliophysics Decadal Survey
spaceref.com, Thurs., Jan. 17, 2013

John Gosling awarded the National Academy of Sciences’ Arctowski medal
cuindependent.com, Wed., Jan. 16, 2013

Solar Variability and Terrestrial Climate
spacedaily.com, Fri., Jan. 11, 2013

CU-Boulder researcher John Gosling honored by National Academy of Sciences
dailycamera.com, Tues, Jan. 8, 2013

National Academy of Sciences honors CU-Boulder researcher
c1n.tv, Mon., Jan. 7, 2013

National Academy of Sciences honors CU-Boulder researcher
colorado.edu, Mon., Jan. 7, 2013

Academy Honors 18 for Major Contributions to Science
nasonline.org, Mon., Jan. 7, 2013

NASA Kepler Scientist Honored by National Academy of Sciences
nasa.gov, Mon., Jan. 7, 2013

NASA’s Kepler Discovers 461 New Planet Candidates
jpl.nasa.gov, Mon., Jan. 7, 2013

CuriousMars: 2013 to Debut U. S. and Indian Mars Atmospheric Orbiters while Challenging China In Asian Space Race
spaceref.com, Fri., Jan. 4, 2013

New Year, New Science
scientificamerican.com, Wed., Jan 2, 2013

2012

13 new space missions for 2013
msnbc.ms.com, Mon., Dec. 31, 2012

Space Missions 2013: NASA, SpaceX, Virgin Galactic, Cygnus & Others Have Big Plans For New Year
huffingtonpost.com, Mon., Dec. 31, 2012

Cleanliness is key for robotic space explorers
latimes.com, Sat., Dec. 22, 2012

Maven’s Haven: NASA’s Next Mars Mission Preps for Launch
msnbc.msn.com, Thurs., Dec. 20, 2012

Maven’s Haven: NASA’s Next Mars Mission Preps for Launch
msnbc.msn.com, Thurs., Dec. 20, 2012

Maven’s Haven: NASA’s Next Mars Mission Preps for Launch
space.com, Wed., Dec. 19, 2012

Van Allen Probes Probe Earth’s Radiation Belts
webpronews.com, phys.org, Thurs., Dec. 6, 2012

Radiation Belts Around Earth Are Surprisingly Dynamic, NASA ‘Van Allen’ Space Probes Find
huffingtonpost.com, Tues., Dec. 4, 2012

Earth’s Radiation Belts Surprisingly Dynamic, New Probes Find 
space.com, Tues., Dec. 4, 2012

Sleuthing for Answers About Mars
cpr.org, Tues., Dec. 4, 2012

NASA’s Messenger probe, carrying CU-built instrument, finds ice on Mercury
dailycamera.com, Thurs., Nov. 29, 2012

CU-Boulder’s Remote Sensing Instrument Package Delivered for Mars Spacecraft Integration
azorobotics.com, Mon., Nov. 19, 2012

One Year To Launch: MAVEN Spacecraft Prepares for NASA’s Next Mars Mission
americaspace.org, Mon., Nov. 19, 2012

Remote-sensing instrument for MAVEN spacecraft delivered
slashgear.com, Mon., Nov. 19, 2012

CU LASP package ready for MAVEN integration bound for Mars
marsdaily.com, Sun., Nov. 18, 2012

Instrument Package Delivered for NASA’s Upcoming MAVEN Mars Mission
redorbit.com, Sat., Nov. 17, 2012

Instrument Delivered for NASA’s Upcoming Mars Mission
spacefellowship.com, Sat., Nov. 17, 2012

Instrument Delivered for NASA’s Upcoming Mars Mission
moonandback.com, Sat., Nov. 17, 2012

NASA’s Kepler Space Telescope’s Primary Mission Completed, Begins Newest Assignment
guardianlv.com, Thurs., Nov. 15, 2012

Citizen scientists discover four-star planet
newkerala.com, Tues., Oct. 16, 2012

Moonstruck: Another lunar landing captivates researchers but eludes resources
USA Today, Fri., Sept. 21, 2012

NLSI Team Upgrades Hypervelocity Dust Accelerator
lunarscience.nasa.gov, Fri., Sept. 21, 2012

Update on NASA’s Radiation Storm Belt Probe Mission
redorbit.com, Sat., Sept. 15, 2012

Next Mars Mission Enters Final Phase Before Launch
marsdaily.com, Thurs., Sept. 13, 2012

New RBSP Instrument Telemetry Provides ‘Textbook’ Excitement
spacefellowship.com, Thurs, Sept. 13, 2012

CU-led Mars mission gets green light from NASA; launch expected in late 2013
dailycamera.com, Tues., Sept. 11, 2012

NASA Discovers Multiple Planets Orbiting Two Suns
boxofinsight.com, Wed., Aug. 29, 2012

CU-Boulder instruments to help unlock mystery of Earth’s radiation belts
dailycamera.com, Thurs., Aug. 23, 2012

41 New Transiting Planets in Kepler Field of View
spacefellowship.com, Thurs., Aug. 23, 2012

Researchers gear up for NASA radiation belt space mission
spacedaily.com, Wed., Aug. 22, 2012

Dwarf planet, dwarf controversy
thespacereview.com, Mon., Aug. 20, 2012

NRC Solar Decadal Emphasizes Small and Medium Missions
aviationweek.com, Mon., Aug. 20, 2012

New Report Presents Research Program for Solar and Space Physics Over the Next Decade
spacedaily.com, Mon., Aug. 20, 2012

NRC Report Proposes New Program to Advance Scientific Understanding of Sun and Space Weather
redorbit.com, Thurs., Aug. 16, 2012

10-year plan for space physics put forward
upi.com, Wed., Aug. 15, 2012

Heliophysics survey: small is beautiful
blogs.nature.com, Wed., Aug. 15, 2012

CU-Boulder satellite may launch as early as Aug. 14
innovationews.com, Tues., Aug. 7, 212

Why Mars again? A look at NASA’s latest venture
9news.com, Mon., Aug. 6, 2012

Curiosity’s Boulder-built detector set to measure radiation on Mars
dailycamera.com, Mon., Aug. 6, 2012

Business digest
bcbr.com, Fri., Aug. 3, 2012

Tiny CU-Boulder satellite may launch as early as Aug. 14
colorado.edu, Wed., Aug. 1, 2012

Is Pluto a planet? You decide.
astrobob.arevoices.com, Sun., July 31, 2012

From facilitating citizen science to meeting space science stars and back again
cosmoquest.org, Thurs., July 26, 2012

Can tweets recap a new media space workshop?
planetary.org, Tues., July 24, 2012

Moon dust in my hand a levitating experience
astrobob.areavoices.com, Sun., July 22, 2012

CU works to keep long-running record of solar energy measurements intact
dailycamera.com, Sat., July 21, 2012

Solar monitor to ride aboard Ball spacecraft
bcbr.com, Thurs., July 19, 2012

Ball Aerospace’s STPSat-3 to Fly Solar TIM Instrument for NOAA
digitaljournal.com, Thurs., July 19, 2012

Could Crowd-Funding Project Save the Planet From a Deadly Asteroid?
slate.com, Tues., July 3, 2012

First private deep-space telescope to hunt asteroids
cbsnews.com, Thurs., June 28, 2012

Boulder’s Ball Aerospace tapped to build asteroid-tracking satellite
dailycamera.com, Thurs., June 28, 2012

Ball to help track deep-space activity
bcbr.com, Thurs., June 28, 2012

World’s 1st Private Deep-Space Telescope to Hunt Dangerous Asteroids
space.com, Thurs., June 28, 2012

Small Planets Don’t Need Stars With Heavy Metal Content to Form
sacbee.com, Wed., June 13, 2012

How many? The pimply face of Mars has 635,000 impact craters (and counting) on its surface
dailymail.co.uk, Tues., June 12, 2012

Over 635,000 Martian Craters Cataloged 
redorbit.com, Tues., June 12, 2012

Earth bathed in high-energy radiation from colossal mystery blast
theregister.co.uk, Tues., June 5, 2012

New Report: Hazardous Near Earth Objects—Communicating the Risk
newswise.com, Mon., June 4, 2012

Tree rings reveal mysterious burst of cosmic radiation
isciencetimes.com, Mon., June 4, 2012

Mystery over the giant cosmic explosion of 774AD
dailymail.co.uk, Mon., June 4, 2012

Mysterious radiation burst recorded in tree rings
nature.com, Sun., June 3, 2012

Dusty “DAP-2012” workshop
lunarnetworks.blogspot.com, Fri., May 18, 2012

NASA approves CU mission
chieftan.com, Sat., Apr. 7, 2012

NASA Extends Kepler, Spitzer, Planck Missions
redorbit.com, Fri., Apr. 6, 2012

Kepler Gets Four More Years
skyandtelescope.com, Thurs., Apr. 5, 2012

Extension of Kepler mission means more work for CU-Boulder students
dailycamera.com, Wed., Apr. 4, 2012

NASA’s Kepler Mission Awarded Mission Extension
spaceref.com, Wed., Apr. 4, 2012

CU LASP’s Kepler team wins top space program award
lasp.colorado.edu

Boulder-built Kepler spacecraft wins Aviation Week Laureate Award
dailycamera.com, Sat., Mar. 10, 2012

Predicted Solar Storm Fizzles Out, More Storms Likely
thenewamerican.com, Sat., Mar. 10, 2012

CU/Boulder built instrument captures Solar Storms
examiner.com, Fri., Mar. 9, 2012

Solar storm could become severe ‘bell ringer’ in next 24 hours
csmonitor.com, Thurs., Mar. 8, 2012

Solar Flare: What If Biggest Known Sun Storm Hit Today?
news.nationalgeographic.com, Thurs., Mar. 8, 2012

NASA’s Kepler Releases New Catalog- 2,321 Planet Candidates
spacefellowship.com, Sat., Mar. 3, 2012

Cities blacked out for up to a year, $2 TRILLION of damage – with a 1 in 8 chance of solar ‘megastorm’ by 2014, experts explore the worst that could happen
dailymail.co.uk, Fri., Mar. 2, 2012

Exosphere Confirmed at Saturn’s Moon Dione
spaceref.com, Wed., Feb. 29, 2012

Carrying two CU instruments, Voyager 1 prepares to leave solar system
dailycamera.com, Sat., Feb. 11, 2012

NASA’s Kepler Announces 11 New Planetary Systems
jpl.nasa.gov, Thurs., Jan. 26, 2012

Solar Storms Ramping Up
motherjones.com, Tue., Jan. 24, 2012

Shuttle astronaut to speak at local forum
bcbr.com, Wed., Jan. 11, 2012

Star Power
theatlantic.com, Tues., Jan. 10, 2012

CU Students at Spacecraft Controls
cpr.org, Mon., Jan. 9, 2012

2010

CU’s LASP is going to Mars!
examiner.com, Oct. 11, 2010

Mars mission given green light by NASA to proceed to development
astronomy.com, Wed., Oct. 6, 2010

New NASA mission to explore Mars atmosphere
abc.net, Wed., Oct. 6, 2010

2009

New Horizons Team Remembers The Girl Who Named Pluto
spacedaily.com, May 12, 2009

2008

NASA Selects CU-Boulder to Lead $485 Million Mars Mission
colorado.edu, Sept. 15, 2008

Strange Clouds Spotted at the Edge of Space
space.com, Sept. 1, 2008

2007

Energy Source of Northern Lights Found
ap.org, Dec. 11, 2007

On the way to Mercury, a stop at Venus
dailycamera.com, June 5, 2007

AIM is true for CU: NASA polar-cloud mission safely in orbit around Earth
dailycamera.com, Apr. 26, 2007

2006

CU awarded $2.2M for space studies
dailycamera.com, Aug. 1, 2006

CU scientists eye spokes team aims to solve Saturn’s dust particle mystery
Todd Neff, The (Boulder) Daily Camera, 17 May 2006

New space mission is unlikely
Alicia Chang, Associated Press, 17 March 2006, Los Angeles

New Horizons hardware out of this world
dailycamera.com, Jan. 15, 2006