“I think we’ve learned a lot about what engineering is.” The Innovation Center is hosting several summer camps for kids ages 8-14 in Longmont in 2016. Jeff Lund says that the classes will be taught by teachers and student instructors […]
Time Isn’t of the Essence: Curbing Impulsive Behavior
Researchers at CU Boulder have found that reminders, not time, help curb impulsive behavior – in 3-year-olds, at least. The findings are published in a recent issue of Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science. “Prior […]
A Scientific Peak
In his new book A Scientific Peak, Joseph Bassi chronicles Boulder’s meteoric rise to eventually become America’s Smartest City and a leader in space and atmospheric sciences. In two decades following World War II, a group of researchers convinced the […]
Boulder resident inducted into National Inventors Hall of Fame
“I think there’s a lot of educating that could go on to help people understand how they could contribute inventively and I think most of us have the tools.” University of Colorado, Boulder alumnus (Ph.D), Gary D. Sharp was recently […]
Climate Change: What can you do?
Dr. Chuck Kutscher is Director of the Buildings and Thermal Systems Center at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory in Golden, Colorado. Sunday March 29th, he’ll be doing a presentation on The Latest Science, What Do We Know and What Can […]
The Humor Code: Peter McGraw
KGNU’s Shelley Schlender speaks with author and CU Professor Tim McGraw about his recent book, “The Humor Code” which explores the theory of “Benign Violation” in what makes something funny.
TEDx Boulder 2014: Rivers and Roads
TEDx Boulder 2014 will be happening on Sept 27th at Mackie Auditorium on the CU Boulder campus. Maeve Conran spoke with Joseph Logan, who will be presenting on “The Upside of Crisis” and George Morris, one of the organizers of […]
Robotics in Uganda
Linz Craig and Solomon King teach robotics to students in Uganda to help them learn about science and technology. Solomon King is the founder of fundi bots, a Uganda based organization that focuses on building spaces where students can learn about technology through hands on experiences. Linz […]