Colorado State University (CSU)


Tue June 12, 2012

High Park Fire's Unusual Behavior Makes Containment Difficult

High Park Fire burning in Fort Collins
Dave Dennis KUNC

The High Park Fire has scorched more than 43,443 and is only 5% percent contained. Fire mangers say part of the difficulty in fighting the fire is because the fire itself isn’t behaving in a typical fashion.

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Thu June 7, 2012
The Two-Way

U.S. Issues El Niño Watch, Which Could Mean Fewer Hurricanes, Colder Winter

Temperatures in Pacific have risen.

The National Weather Service's Climate Prediction Center issued an El Niño watch, today.

That means there is a 50 percent chance that El Niño — warmer than normal temperatures in the Pacific Ocean near the equator — will develop by next winter. As The Baltimore Sun reports, if this happens it will be the first time El Niño rears its head since 2009.

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Sat June 2, 2012
Shots - Health Blog

The Paleo Diet Moves From The Gym To The Doctor's Office

Originally published on Wed June 6, 2012 11:24 am

Some physicians say the theory of "evolutionary medicine" can help guide the treatment of modern ailments like obesity.

By now the paleo diet and lifestyle has inched from the fringe a little closer to the mainstream, thanks to some very passionate followers sold on the notion that our Paleolithic hunter-gatherer ancestors avoided modern day ailments like obesity and diabetes because they ate what some consider an "ideal" diet of meat, fruit and veget

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Fri June 1, 2012

It’s Official: The Economy Likes Beer

Bernt Rostad/ Creative Commons

It used to be terms like “economic impact” and “beer” were rarely uttered in the same breath. But there's a growing interest in the topic from the media, economists, and now a Denver-based documentary film crew.

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Thu May 31, 2012

Proposed CSU Stadium Would Cost $246 Million

An artist's rendering of the proposed on-campus stadium
Colorado State University

The 15-person panel charged with evaluating the feasibility of building a 42,000 seat on-campus stadium met in front of a packed house Wednesday.

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