Features & News

Branson vs. Bezos: who wins the race depends on your definition of outer space

July 19

The lack of a uniform definition of where space begins has scientific and engineering implications that extend well beyond which billionaire gets there first.

Hope Probe captures new images of Mars with the Emirates Ultraviolet Spectrometer

March 9

The Emirates Ultraviolet Spectrometer (EMUS) took its first science images on February 20th, 2021, providing information on the composition of Mars’ upper atmosphere.

Decades of Mars research by CU faculty and students lays the groundwork for human astronauts

March 5

2021 is a good year to be a Mars researcher like Bruce Jakosky at the Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) at CU Boulder.