Located in Boulder, Colorado, Colutron Research Corporation offers a variety of products designed for the advancement of research in the areas of Astrophysics, Atmospheric Physics, and Atomic Physics....
News - 26 May 2009
ABTech Inc, an ultra-precision
air bearing motion system manufacturer in Swanzey, New Hampshire, has completed
the first of two cylindrical optics module assembly machines for Columbia...
News - 13 Feb 2008
Imagine being able to peek inside a black hole and even perform experiments
there. It may not be as far-fetched as it sounds, thanks to a team which claims
to have simulated a black hole’s...
News - 26 Nov 2007
With Cluster data, scientists now have evidence that solar outbursts can generate
conditions that slingshot matter in Earth’s magnetic environment to speeds
higher than 1000 km/s.
News - 15 Nov 2007
The Helioseismic and Magnetic Imager (HMI), an instrument for NASA's
Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO), has been delivered to NASA's Goddard Spacecraft
Center for integration on SDO, which is...
News - 12 Nov 2007
The sprawling Auger Cosmic Ray Observatory in South America has produced its
first major discovery while still under construction. The international Auger
collaboration has traced the rain of...
News - 23 Oct 2007
In a landmark test flight, the National
Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) and a team of research partners this
month successfully launched a solar telescope to an altitude of 120,000...
News - 22 Oct 2007
Traditionally, space photography has posed a great challenge to astronomers.
The thickness of the Earth's atmosphere has rendered earth-based telescopes
far less effective than their...
News - 19 Oct 2007
Having coaxed all the life they can out of an 8-year-old ultraviolet light-detecting
space telescope, scientists will reluctantly turn it off later this month.
After that, NASA's Fuse...
News - 19 Oct 2007
Scientists from the University
of Leicester have taken an important first step in developing an innovative
telescope which could one day be deployed on the Moon.
The telescope is called...