University of Kansas researchers recently published findings on 50 million-year-old rocks and their microbial remnants in a river formation that runs through Utah, Colorado and Wyoming. They say that for Mars, their study reveals some new clues to seek out.
Erosion can happen at a much fast rate when extreme weather events occur. Since sediment takes many years to accumulate, this kind of weather has the potential to cause a whole lot of years' worth of damage.
An army of 3,000 strong and counting is building in a lake in Boulder, Colorado, and the potential impact of this invasive exotic fish has conservationists on edge.
Populations of yellow rabbitbrush, a plant species unique to Rocky Mountain meadows, is dying, but fear not, for ant-eating black bears are to the rescue.
An entire elk herd died Sunday night in a tragic accident after falling through Colorado's frigid Echo Canyon Reservoir, their frozen bodies found Monday morning.
Scientists are taking to the skies to measure air pollution along Colorado's northern Front Range as a way to help identify the sources and levels of harmful ozone, researchers said Tuesday.
Rescue teams still turned up empty Monday in their search for three men after a ridge saturated with rain collapsed, sending mud sliding for three miles in a remote area near the Grand Mesa National Forest in western Colorado, The Associated Press (AP) reported.