Science

Nicole Garneau studies age-old pairings brought from kitchen to lab

Nicole Garneau studies age-old pairings brought from kitchen to lab

Beer and food pairings are rarely combined with the calculating precision of science. If anything, picking out the perfect cheese or cured meat to go with a glass of wine or beer growler seems more like fine art than anything else. That said, how many combinations must one go through before finding the best combination […]

Practical experience and research now in the classroom

Practical experience and research now in the classroom

Sustainable research provides MSU Denver students led by professor Sara Jackson practical experience in the geography field. “The students and I do research on different neighborhoods that are selected by a local community organization called Accelerate Climate Action,” Jackson said. “The goal is to get neighborhoods thinking about how they can make an impact on […]

King Center glows with “Einstein’s Light”

King Center glows with “Einstein’s Light”

Auraria students were treated to a night of film, music and theater honoring the 100-year anniversary of the publication of Albert Einstein’s “Theory of General Relativity.” In Nov. 1915, Einstein finalized his “Theory of General Relativity,”  a theory which led to ideas such as black holes and the “big bang.” The theory also makes modern-day […]

Colorado not yet on track for STEM education

Colorado not yet on track for STEM education

Science, technology, engineering and math may be the hardest career paths to pursue, but they’re also the fields that Colorado needs most, according to a report on Colorado STEM education released in August. The Colorado STEM Education Road- map was prepared by the Colorado Education Initiative, a nonprofit working with the Colorado Department of Education. […]

Metro professor reveals social networking secrets

Energy drinks, dance studios, pet photography, Internet marketing, audio textbooks and arts and crafts were among the topics at a social networking seminar April 29 at Sigi’s Cabaret in the Tivoli.