University of Colorado

SCIENTISTS MAY HAVE FINALLY CRACKED THE GREATEST MYSTERY BEHIND THE BERMUDA TRIANGLE

A team of American scientists from the University of Colorado analyzed satellite weather images of this notorious area and noticed a series of …

Bermuda

CU Boulder to lead Pac-12 study of student-athlete concussions

The University of Colorado has been selected to lead the Pac-12 Conference’s new initiative to use eye-tracking technology to better understand …

Denver

Man Accused of Harassing, Threatening Colorado Athletes With Fabricated Nude Photos

A man is facing federal charges in Colorado for manipulating Instagram photos from female athletes at the University of Colorado to look like nude …

Crime

Life-Affirming New Study Says Coffee Is Good For Your Heart

First came the news that coffee helps with erectile dysfunction—and now it's out here preventing heart disease!<p>According to new findings by the …

Scientific Research

Boulder County sees increase in hate crime reports

Boulder County saw an increase in the amount of hate crimes reported last year, which is in line with increases in bias-motivated incidents across …

Denver

What happens when you donate your body to science

AURORA, Colo. – Inside the operating room, the doctors are experts - but, have you ever thought about how they learned those delicate skills?“Nobody …

Medicine

Armed gunman prompts Colorado Springs Walmart lock down

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — A Colorado Springs man will undergo a mental evaluation after forcing a local Walmart to go into lock down Monday …

Denver

The tactic that convinces reluctant parents to vaccinate their babies

Vaccines have been saving lives around the world for over 200 years. But in 2017, there’s still ample debate about the safety and efficacy of the medical intervention. While vaccination rates in children remain high overall in the United States, they fall short of goals set for 2020. Pockets of low …

Big Ideas

Your Showerhead is Infinitely Grosser Than You Think

Sorry, germaphobes, but it's true: emerging research indicates that not even your water nozzle is safe from bacteria<p>Unless you're Marion Crane from the movie<i>Psycho,</i> you probably consider the shower a safe place. But according to a joint study being conducted by research labs both at North Carolina …

North Carolina State University

Boulder's famous Flagstaff Star will be lit Saturday night

Boulder's iconic Flagstaff Star will be lit this weekend in the continuation of a decades-old holiday tradition.<p>The star will be turned on at 7 p.m. …

Boulder

Opinion | Why America needs more conservative liberal arts majors

In this era of fierce partisanship, conservative students are pushed away from the social sciences and humanities by both the left <i>and</i> the right. Republican students, according to a 2014 University of Colorado survey, were far more likely than their Democratic peers to say they feel intimidated when …

Education

MileSplit's Top 50 Class of 2018 Boys Recruits

Rank<p>name<p>high school<p>event<p>signing<p>Analysis<p>1<p>Brentwood High School (TN)<p>Mile/2Mile/XC<p>Brodey is the top recruit in the mile at 4:01.75 and the 2-mile in …

College & University

Why some people care more about dogs than humans

<b>by:</b> Updated: Nov 7, 2017 - 2:16 PM<p>Loading...<p>To most dog owners, Fido isn’t just a four-legged roommate − he’s family. But do people love their pets …

Research

Do You Check Your Phone Even While Watching TV? So Do 177.7 Million US Adults.

The decline of the attention span often pops up right alongside “millennials are killing businesses” on the list of one-sided complaints about the …

'I Want to Be the First Girl In the NFL' | High Point Football Player Tackles History and Doubters

HIGH POINT, N.C. -- Who says girls can't play football? A 12-year-old in High Point is ready to prove the doubters wrong. Shelby Sutphin is the first …

College & University

You Can Take These 8,000 College and University Courses For Free

College is expensive. In recent years several universities and colleges around the world have started offering some of their courses for free. Over …

Careers

Blood Vessels Main Source of Fibro Pain

<b>Fibromyalgia Mystery Finally Solved!</b> Researchers Find <b>Main Source of Pain</b> – July 14, 2017 – By M G Rana, MD.<p>Researchers came to believe that the <b>root</b> …

Fibromyalgia

Screen time before bed is stealing hours of sleep from our children

Your kids will kick and scream and hate you for it, but science says it’s best to take away screens from children in the hours leading up to bedtime.<p>A team out of the University of Colorado, Boulder conducted a review of all the available academic literature on how screens are robbing our children …

Sleep

Mark Your Fall/Winter Calendar for These Ten Colorado Art Events

The Dairy Arts Center will juxtapose the works of sculptor Roger Reutimann and painter William Stoehr.<p>Dairy Arts Center<p><b>Neo-Cubism: A New Perspective,</b> …

Art

IVF Breakthrough: Using Just One Healthy Embryo Doubles Chances Of Pregnancy — Study

This could be a game-changer! A new fertility study suggests we may be doing IVF all wrong. According to its results, transferring just 1 egg to a …

Celebrity Gossip

Ten Things to Do in Denver for $10 and Under (Four Free)

<b>Concert at the Cube: Hazel Miller<br>Thursday, November 2, 6:30 p.m.<br>The Cube Stapleton MCA<br>Free</b> <br>Music lovers rejoice, for the Master Community Association …

Denver

Regional Tourism Act exposes flaws of tax-increment financing

Colorado lawmakers have given away nearly a half-billion dollars in expected state sales taxes over the next several decades based on less-than-sound …

Denver

Marijuana Has Gotten Five Times Stronger Since 1980

You often hear people, particularly anti-legalization advocates, say that marijuana is stronger today than it was in the past. But is there any …

Cannabis

Reclaiming Trauma Through Running

This summer, I ran my first marathon. I also observed the 10th anniversary of my sexual assault.<p>It wasn’t intentional. I didn’t sign up for a race to …

Trail Running

Colorado Buffaloes Nab Another Stellar Athlete In California's Alex Scales

The early period for national signing day is fast approaching on November 8, and college programs are locking down commitments left and right.<p>The …

Athletics

How Joe Neguse Hopes To Make History, And To Become Colorado's Newest Congressman

The son of Eritrean immigrants, 33-year-old Joe Neguse hopes to replace current Colorado congressman Jared Polis, taking his seat in Colorado's 2nd …

Diversity

CU Boulder launches new $82.5M aerospace hub on East Campus

Construction on a new, state-of-the-art University of Colorado building blasts off today — a building CU officials are calling not only an asset to …

Boulder

Study: More evidence links earthquakes to energy waste wells

DENVER (AP) — Scientists say they have more evidence that an increase in earthquakes on the Colorado-New Mexico border since 2001 has been caused by wells that inject wastewater from oil and gas production back underground, similar to human-caused quakes in Oklahoma and other states.<p>A paper …

News (U.S.)

Hunter in Boulder County kills moose when he mistakes it for elk

A hunter who killed a cow moose Saturday when he mistook it for an elk faces a fine ranging from $100 to $1,000 and will have 20 points assessed …

Hunting

CU study: More evidence links earthquakes to energy waste wells along Colorado-New Mexico border

Scientists say they have more evidence that an increase in earthquakes on the Colorado-New Mexico border since 2001 has been caused by wells that …

Earthquakes