At the College of Natural Sciences, discovery begins here. Research by our faculty pushes the boundaries of our knowledge – and improves lives. Students, from first-year undergraduates to doctoral candidates, are essential collaborators throughout the process at Colorado State. We know that great research comes from great people and great connections.
Programs of Research & Scholarly Excellence
By exposing insects to carefully controlled conditions, researchers will measure their effects on plant production, nutrient cycling, and related plant physiology and traits.
Psychology’s Gwenith Fisher co-authored a study examining the notion that working long hours negatively impacts health.
Eugene Chen’s lab develops new materials and methods for waste-free, sustainable polymers.
A new study shows what nine different world regions have contributed to climate change since 1900, and what will happen moving forward.