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February 1, 2024
Physics faculty contributes to groundbreaking research
Assistant Professor Ezio Iacocca, Ph.D., of the Department of Physics and Energy Science and his co-authors recently published an article with groundbreaking...
January 11, 2024
Study: Cannabis can make workouts more fun, but it’s no performance-enhancer
A bit of weed before a workout can boost motivation and make exercise more enjoyable. But if performance is the goal, it may be best to skip that joint. That’s...
December 21, 2023
Event Recap: 15th Annual Mountain Lion Research Day
Faculty and student researchers brought their findings – and their research posters — to the Gallogly Event Center on Dec. 8 for the 15th annual Mountain Lion...
November 16, 2023
Melatonin use soars among children, with unknown risks
Nearly one in five school-aged children and preteens now take melatonin for sleep, and some parents routinely give the hormone to preschoolers, according to...
November 16, 2023
Why is my teenager so lazy? Study suggests it’s physical
The slowdown in physical activity in adolescence is likely a universal phenomenon associated with a higher energy drain on the body as it rapidly changes and...
October 12, 2023
Science writers amass at CU Anschutz, CU Boulder
The national Science Writers 2023 conference brought hundreds of science journalists to the CU Anschutz and CU Boulder campuses Oct. 6-10.
October 5, 2023
CU Boulder earns $5 million award for 5G cellular security research
A team of University of Colorado Boulder researchers is leading a major military-oriented project for 5G wireless security. The National Science Foundation’s...
September 21, 2023
Research & Innovation Week set for Oct. 16-20 at CU Boulder
The fifth annual Research & Innovation Week is designed to elevate awareness across campus, build a sense of shared community, create opportunities for...
September 14, 2023
Bees and other flying insects at greater risk of climate change extinction, according to CU Denver and Georgia Tech researchers
In response to rising global temperatures, many plants and animals are moving to higher elevations to survive in cooler temperatures. But a new study from CU...
August 24, 2023
CU Anschutz, CU Boulder celebrate partnership supporting CU research computing efforts
CU Anschutz and CU Boulder celebrated a milestone this summer during a cross-campus gathering highlighting the significant advances made in high-performance...
February 2, 2023
Grand Challenges Round Two Symposium showcases interdisciplinary research, offers forum for feedback
Reframing gender equality as an economic performance multiplier. Studying the science of consciousness and psychedelics. Building climate-resilient cities...
January 26, 2023
CU Denver professor co-leads study on treating late-stage cancer patients with psilocybin-assisted therapy
The study marks the first of its kind at a university in Colorado and puts CU Denver in the ranks of higher education institutions across the U.S. exploring...
January 12, 2023
The scientific reasons you should resolve to start gardening in 2023
Get more exercise. Eat right. Make new friends. As we compile our lists of resolutions aimed at improving physical and mental health in 2023, new CU Boulder...
January 5, 2023
CU Anschutz State of Research 2022 address highlights robust campus growth and innovation
In his State of Research Address, Vice Chancellor for Research Thomas Flaig, M.D., highlighted the campus’s collaborative culture that drives its innovation...
December 15, 2022
Research and creative work highlights from 2021-22 showcase CU Boulder’s ecosystem of discovery
Highlights from the University of Colorado Boulder’s research, scholarship and creative work in 2021-22 paint a compelling picture of our progress toward our...
October 27, 2022
A 10,000-year-old infant burial provides insights into the use of baby carriers and family heirlooms in prehistory
The authors of a new article published in the Journal of Archaeological Method and Theory argue that they have found evidence of the use of baby carriers 10,...
October 13, 2022
Research & Innovation Week returns to campus Oct. 17-21
Research & Innovation Week, hosted by the Research and Innovation Office (RIO) and featuring events for students, faculty, staff and the community, returns...
September 29, 2022
COVID-19 was bad for college students’ health. How should universities respond?
When college campuses closed their doors in March 2020 to stop the spread of COVID-19, researchers assumed college students’ health would suffer. What they...
September 8, 2022
How pollution changes a baby’s gut, and why it matters
Exposure to air pollution in the first six months of life impacts a child’s inner world of gut bacteria, or microbiome, in ways that could increase risk of...
August 4, 2022
Intestinal parasites found in Mississippi children ‘embody’ inequality
No one chooses to be born poor. Yet study after study shows that the effects of growing up in poverty linger over the course of a lifetime — negatively...
June 30, 2022
Colorado’s quantum revolution
In the 17th Century, a Dutch merchant named Antony van Leeuwenhoek began experimenting with making new microscope lenses and, in the process, plunged humanity...
April 22, 2022
How to print a robot from scratch: New 3D-printing approach melds solids, liquids
April 22, 2022
UCCS researcher studies how to maximize virtual communication tools for effective teamwork
April 8, 2022
‘Patient influencers’ are booming on social media. Is that good or bad?
“OMG. Have you guys heard about this?” So began a 2015 post by then-pregnant celebrity influencer Kim Kardashian, singing the praises of a “#morningsickness”...
April 8, 2022
Can COVID-causing coronavirus outwit human innate immune response?
As Americans cross their fingers, hoping the pandemic stays behind them, scientists across the country remain focused on the novel coronavirus, intent on...