University of Colorado (CU)

9:16am

Sun August 5, 2012
Science

Climbing With Chaos

Unsure of how to pick the hand and foot holds for an indoor rock climb? Try using chaos theory and a computer.
Jessica McDonald KUNC

Rock climbing is not on the list of sports at this summer’s Olympic Games in London. But for many Coloradans, rock climbing is a natural test of one’s athleticism—and wits. For one recent computer science graduate, rock climbing not only got him through school, but it became a topic of academic study.

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6:34am

Thu August 2, 2012
Space

Watch NASA's Curiosity Land On Mars in Times Square; Or Boulder, Or Denver. Your Choice.

Artist's rendering of Curiosity approaching Mars.
NASA JPL-Caltech

NASA's Curiosity Rover will be touching down on the Red Planet Sunday, August 5th at 11:15 p.m. MDT. If you happen to be in Times Square you can catch mission coverage on the big screens. Closer to Colorado, maybe it's time for a pajama party.

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1:48pm

Fri July 27, 2012
The Two-Way

Court Documents: Alleged Colorado Shooter Was Seeing Psychiatrist

Originally published on Fri July 27, 2012 1:56 pm

James Holmes in a photograph taken by police during his booking.
Arapahoe County Sheriff

5:57am

Thu July 26, 2012
The Two-Way

Reports: Notebook From Aurora Shootings Suspect Arrived At School After Attack

Originally published on Thu July 26, 2012 12:48 pm

A medical building on the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora, Colo.
Joshua Lott Getty Images

A "suspicious package" that the University of Colorado's medical school in Aurora says was delivered to the school on Monday was "a notebook sent through the mail by suspected killer James Eagan Holmes before [last] Friday morning's massacre," The Denver Post reports.

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7:27am

Mon July 23, 2012
Health

Lipitor Prices In Colorado All Over The Map

Some medical professionals predicted the cost of Lipitor would plummet to as little as $5 a month when the patent expired on the drug last November. That hasn't happened.
Robert D. Tonsing Colorado Public News

More than seven months after the patent expired on the expensive cholesterol-reducing drug Lipitor, many pharmacies have not cut their prices as anticipated.

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