Sticky Post for the Science Seminars page – DO NOT DELETE

Oct 12, 2015

2015 Fall Schedule This page is for the LASP Science Seminars Fall 2015 Series. See upcoming talks listed below. We still have open slots and are actively recruiting new speakers. If you or a colleague would like to give a seminar this fall, please contact the Seminar Organizer Mikki Osterloo (firstname.lastname at LASP seminars… Read more »

Special Events

Sep 11, 2015

Special events at LASP include free open house and mission-related events for the public, specialized scientific conferences, and other targeted events. Free parking is available for our events. See Visitor Information for local area information, maps, and directions.

New Horizons in Astronomy

Jun 16, 2015

By Fran Bagenal, CU-Boulder Professor of Astrophysical and Planetary Sciences and New Horizons co-investigator

I admit that I love giving presentations on New Horizons to public audiences. It’s the killer combination of Pluto and space exploration. Everyone digs it. The best are astronomy clubs—just bursting with enthusiasm. And my favorite group of all time is the Rocky Mountain Star Stare (RMSS). Based in Colorado Springs, RMSS meets every year on a piece of land close to the Colorado–New Mexico border that is far from city lights. The trek is worth it—the Milky Way blazes across the sky.And these guys have brought along the most amazing astro-geek equipment.

Jobs Sticky Post

Apr 27, 2015

LASP is a world-renowned space science research institute at the University of Colorado Boulder. CU receives more NASA funding than any other public university. LASP has been growing consistently and is currently at its highest level of activity with multiple complex programs totaling over $60 million in expenses per year. The increase in workload and… Read more »

Rocket News Feed Sticky Post

Apr 20, 2015

Updates of recent activity can be found at the bottom of the page. Suborbital Imaging Spectrograph for Transition region Irradiance from Nearby Exoplanet host stars (SISTINE) – (NASA 36.346) Date: Sunday, August 11, 2019 Time: 12:07 am (MDT) Location: White Sands Missile Range (WSMR), NASA’s sounding rocket facility in New Mexico. The SISTINE program is… Read more »