CSU In The News Archive

Oil May Rise on Concern Demand May Outpace Supply

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The price rise accelerated yesterday after oil companies began evacuating staff at facilities in the Gulf of Mexico as Tropical Storm Arlene moved toward the region. This year’s Atlantic Ocean hurricane season will produce 36 percent more hurricanes than average, …

NASA’s Calipso Leaves France for California Launch

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A NASA and Centre National d’Etudes Spatiales (CNES) satellite, which will improve worldwide climate predictions and provide a better understanding of how clouds and aerosols affect our atmosphere, has arrived at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. The CloudSat radar instrument …

Colorado Chosen for Cosmic Ray Observatory

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Jim Sites, associate dean for research at Colorado State University in Fort Collins, a member of the collaboration, said the observatory is designed to capture the extremely rare, highest-energy cosmic rays that pack so much power scientists cannot figure out …

State Eyed for Experiment

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The science involves “connecting the smallest particles (of the rays) with the entire universe – that’s a size spectrum that is pretty phenomenal,” said Hank Gardner, vice president for research at Colorado State University.