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Plan to map and reduce harmful methane emissions in New Jersey made possible by CSU science

New Jersey’s largest utility has agreed to use advanced leak detection technology and data analytics piloted by Colorado State University and EDF to map and measure leaks from natural gas lines.

Newly developed molecule to improve pharmaceuticals draws inspiration from nature’s toolbox

With the help of quantum mechanical computation, new CSU faculty member Robert Paton helped to develop a new catalyst that could improve medicines and medical imaging.

Study: Undergraduate biology students learn through writing

A new CSU study shows that writing helps boost learning in undergraduate biology classes.

Center for Meaning and Purpose hosts graduate research grant competition

The Center for Meaning and Purpose (CM+P), which is housed in the Department of Psychology, is announcing a competition to provide grants to graduate students in support of their research.

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