CSU In The News Archive

New Hurricane-Forecast Tool Debuts (And Just in Time)

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William Gray, a pioneer in long-range hurricane forecasting who is based at Colorado State University, thinks seven hurricanes will form in the Atlantic Basin this year. (The region includes the Caribbean and the Gulf of Mexico.) The professor of atmospheric …

Birthplace of Ideas

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The state can point to plenty of examples. A trio of Colorado State University professors, for instance, developed new technology to track cattle by scanning the animals’ retinas. A startup outfit, Optibrand, was born at CSU in Fort Collins several …

Healthy Lifestyle is in Our Genes

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Loren Cordain, a professor of health and exercise science at Colorado State University in Fort Collins, has become a standard-bearer for the Paleo lifestyle. Despite dairy and grain industries that quote studies touting the benefits of their products, which continue …

Raising the River by Razing the Trees

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“People have talked about it literally for over 100 years, and the reality is it becomes very hard to implement,” said Lee H. MacDonald, a Colorado State University natural resources professor who co-wrote an extensive 2003 review of experiments to …

Growers Hit Hard by Pacific Northwest Drought

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That could especially be true for some crops in the Pacific Northwest, said Eric Schuck, an assistant professor of agricultural and resource economics at Colorado State University who studied the impacts of drought on that state’s industry in 2002.

$3M for Equine Research

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Colorado State University’s renowned equine science program gained even more prestige Monday when it announced the largest chair endowment ever given to the institution. Elite racehorses as well as ordinary ranch horses will benefit from the $3 million endowment awarded …

Clones’ Beef, Milk Same as Regular

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“I would have been very surprised if there had been a difference. There was no good scientific evidence that there would be a difference, and there isn’t,” says George Seidel, a reproductive embryologist at Colorado State University who is familiar …